Editor’s Note: The National Center is delighted to partner in 2013 with the Bridgespan Group to feature videos from its Conversations with Remarkable Givers series. For our March edition in this series, we share Bridgespan’s interview with Carrie Avery, president of The Durfee Foundation and board chair of the National Center for Family Philanthropy. To learn more about the goals and highlights of this remarkable series, read the special introduction to this series from our January 2013 issue of Family Giving News by Bridgespan Partner Susan Wolf Ditkoff.

Carrie Avery and The Durfee Foundation focus on supporting leadership and innovation


Carrie Avery, President, The Durfee Foundation and Chair, National Center for Family Philanthropy