WOOD Radio spoke with Michael Moody, the new Frey Foundation Chair for Family Foundations and Philanthropy in the Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy at Grand Valley State University. The position is the nation’s first endowed chair focusing on family philanthropy.
Audio of the interview is available here.
The Frey Foundation pledged $1.5 million to the Johnson Center to establish this unique chair as a way to expand knowledge about, and improve the practice of family philanthropy. As the Frey Chair, Moody will work with a network of national advisors and partners to establish a comprehensive program of applied research, teaching, professional development and public service, all designed to advance and promote the field of family philanthropy in the U.S.