Philanthropy Now podcast: Getting to know Kimberly Myers Hewlett

Kimberly Myers Hewlett is one of the newest additions to the SVCF leadership team. Serving as senior vice president, donor engagement, she leads SVCF's efforts to build and bolster relationships between SVCF donors and local nonprofits.

In this episode, SVCF Executive Vice President, Marketing and Communications, Melissa Daar Carvajal, speaks with Hewlett about her background and her initial observations since joining SVCF. They also discuss what inspires her to work in philanthropy and her vision for donor engagement moving forward.

In our Philanthropy Now podcast series, we explore trends in the world of philanthropy, social impact initiatives in Silicon Valley and beyond, and we look at how SVCF promotes innovative philanthropic solutions to challenging problems.

Kimberly Myers Hewlett, SVCF senior vice president, donor engagement,
and Melissa Daar Carvajal, SVCF executive vice president, marketing and communications


What you will learn:

  • How Hewlett's family’s values of community and giving led to her career in philanthropy.
  • What drew her to her role at SVCF.
  • Hewlett’s thoughts on donor circles and SVCF’s role in facilitating learning.

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