Press Release - November 4, 2016

SVCF Names Maeve Miccio as Vice President of Strategic Partnerships, Eastern Region

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Silicon Valley Community Foundation announced today that Maeve Miccio has been named Vice President of Strategic Partnerships, Eastern Region. Miccio previously served as vice president of corporate responsibility for SVCF.

In her new role, Miccio will work closely with SVCF’s development, donor engagement and corporate responsibility teams to meet with prospective clients and to advise existing donors on their philanthropic goals. She will relocate to New York City in March 2017.  

“Maeve’s work with established and startup corporate philanthropists has helped many SVCF clients sharpen their focus and deepen their engagement with social responsibility,” said Mari Ellen Loijens, SVCF’s chief business, development and brand officer. “Maeve is deeply committed to helping people make a positive difference in their communities, and we are thrilled that SVCF will be able to nurture existing relationships with donors and build new ones.”

In her role as vice president of corporate responsibility, Miccio has led a department of 17 professionals who facilitated over $52 million in grants to nonprofit organizations in 49 countries in 2015. SVCF works with more than 100 corporate partners and manages nearly $120 million in corporate philanthropic assets.

Prior to joining SVCF in 2012, Miccio was a director at Changing Our World, a philanthropic consulting firm. She advised Fortune 500 companies on social impact strategies, cause marketing campaigns, strategic partnerships, employee engagement programs and community grantmaking. Before joining Changing Our World, Miccio was a senior manager at Walmart, where she managed the company’s $2 billion signature philanthropy campaign, including the management of a $20 million portfolio of grants focused on hunger relief.

Miccio, a New York native, holds a bachelor’s degree in environmental analysis and policy from Boston University. 

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