Dimple Abichandani joined the General Service Foundation (GSF) in late August 2015 as the Executive Director, bringing two decades of experience advancing social justice as a funder, advocate and educator. She was previously the ED of the Thelton E. Henderson Center for Social Justice at UC Berkeley School of Law, and the founding program officer for the Security & Rights Collaborative at the Proteus Fund. Earlier in her career she was a legal services attorney and represented low-wage workers and low-income immigrants. Dimple earned a JD at Northeastern University School of Law, and a BA in English with Honors at the University of Texas at Austin. Outside of work, she finds joy in time spent with family & friends, gardening, and yoga.
Family Philanthropy Speaks: A Conversation with Dimple Abichandani and Robin Snidow
Posted on October 15, 2021 by Nicholas A. Tedesco, Dimple Abichandani, Robin Snidow
Trust-Based Philanthropy Learning and Action Lab Application
Posted on September 28, 2021 by Shaady Salehi, Dimple Abichandani, Carrie Avery
2021 Trustee Education Institute
Posted on March 9, 2021 by Isabel Nogueira, Alyson Wise, Jumi Falusi, Milton Speid, Emily Kaiser, Adrian Ruiz, Lisa Jackson, Priscilla Enriquez, Dorothy Gardner, Regan Pritzker
Family Foundation CEO Retreat
Posted on February 12, 2021 by Betsy Erickson, Janine Mason, Michael Smith, Tina Runyan, Mayor Eric Garcetti, Bari Katz, Rob Reich, Shaady Salehi, Carmen Rojas, Diana Scearce
Financial Stewardship in Troubled Times: Managing Endowments and Spending Policies
Posted on April 7, 2020 by Christopher Blume, Dimple Abichandani
A ‘Balancing Test’ for Foundation Spending
Posted on March 10, 2020 by Dimple Abichandani
2020 Trustee Education Institute
Posted on December 22, 2019 by Christopher Fletcher, Jennifer Davis, Robin Snidow, Laura Collins, Paul Liu, Greg Ratliff, Kathleen Simpson, Tamara Larsen, Dana Lanza, Shaady Salehi
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