Joann Ricci

Joann Ricci

Vice President of Organizational Effectiveness, Greater New Orleans Foundation

Joann Ricci is the Vice President of Organizational Effectiveness at the Greater New Orleans Foundation.


Family Foundations as Agents of Change

Posted on September 4, 2009 by Jeffrey M. Glebocki, Joann Ricci

We often hear media reports on the contributions and impact of super-sized grants and mega-foundations. But data and experience tells us it’s the presence and consistency of small- and medium-sized family foundations that provide much of the fuel for nonprofit organizations in our communities. Family foundations are uniquely positioned to serve as leaders in community problem-solving. Because their board members… Read More