Monday, October 21, 2019

Philanthropy

Event: Rocking Manhattan 2019

At 7:35 am on September 28th, teams of rowers will set out along the East River. No, this isn’t a mass exodus, nor is it an attempt to avoid morning traffic. It’s...

Downtown Q&A: Warrie Price

WARRIE PRICE Founder and president of the Battery Conservancy. Raised $160 million to rebuild and revitalize the Battery Park Gardens and Castle Clinton. 1. Name three women that inspire...

Downtown Q&A: Maggie Boepple

MAGGIE BOEPPLE A graduate of Brooklyn College, Boepple joined The Performing Arts Center at the World Trade Center (PAC@WTC) in 2012 as President/Director, following a distinguished international career in public service, administration,...

Downtown Q&A: Jessica Lappin

JESSICA LAPPIN President of Alliance for Downtown New York, which manages the country’s largest Business Improvement District. Instituted a solar-powered recycling program, created Lower Manhattan HQ, an innovation hub and collaboration center,...

Downtown Q&A: Gosia Lukomska

GOSIA LUKOMSKA The director of integrated media at Peripheral Vision International, who has led innovative media initiatives in the field of Social and Behavior Change Communication in East Africa.

Downtown Q&A: Christina LoNigro

CHRISTINA LONIGRO Press Secretary for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the global agency fighting extreme poverty in over 170 countries. 1.   Name three women that inspire you, and...