2017 Robin Hood Investors Conference - Event Recap - October 19-20 - The Chauncey F. Lufkin III Foundation was once again a Bronze Level Sponsor for the 2017 Robin Hood Investors Conference, held at Spring Studios in Tribeca on October 19-20, 2017. CFL3 Foundation Director, Cara Familet attended the conference with Investment Advisor, Sandra Familet.
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This year we wish some of our key Robin Hood Foundation contacts the very best as they are taking on new challenges! Our lead contact, Lars Jahns who served as their SVP for Advancement will be departing after some 20 years with Robin Hood. We thank him for his friendship and collaboration with us, and look forward to following him in his new position as Chief Advancement Office for The Public Theater!
CFL3 Foundation Director, Cara Familet, joined other RH donors who stopped by Robin Hood Foundation headquarters this fall to hear board member, Jackie Bezos speak with the First Lady of the City of New York Chirlane McCray (pictured above, on September 28, 2017). The two discussed a recent partnership effort to dramatically expand early childhood education resources for parents and caregivers of young children.
As CFL3 Foundation’s initiatives become more widely known, our participation in the international philanthropy grows exponentially, with invitations made to follow-on side events throughout United Nations General Assembly Week.
This past September, CFL3 Foundation was honored to be an integral part of the international community converging in New York City for the United Nations' General Assembly. As a VIP attendee of the 8th Annual Social Good Summit, held at the 92nd Street Y on Sept 17, 2017, CFL3 Foundation Director, Cara Familet, met with corporate social responsibility executives over a high-level breakfast roundtable, hosted by Futerra and attended by companies with admirable sustainability initiatives such Mars, Inc. and Target. Several of our discussions related to children, education and health, topics at the heart of CFL3 Foundation's mission.