"My Journey in Philanthropy"

Friday, May 11, 2018 -
9:30am to 11:00am
Location: 
Chester County Library

Book Talk with Author Lou Beccaria

oin us for a book talk and book signing by Lou Beccaria, President/CEO of the Phoenixville Community Health Foundation. Lou’s new book is My Journey in Philanthropy, which he describes as part memoir, part reflective essays about philanthropy and non-profit issues, and part rendition of over 32 true stories that show the sometimes humorous, unusual and quirky aspects of the giving and the receiving sides of philanthropy. After the book talk, we will have an informal question and answer period as well as a book signing. Books are available to purchase at the event.

Louis J. Beccaria, PhD received his bachelor’s degree in social science-education from La Salle College and his master’s and doctorate degrees from the University of Delaware in urban affairs and public policy. He has had 46 years of professional experience spanning government and nonprofit positions in criminal justice, health and human services, and higher education, with 28 of these years in the philanthropy arena at three different foundations. He has been an adjunct professor in nonprofit management at Eastern University and Villanova University. He also has 17 years’ experience as a local radio and TV talk show host, and has been recognized many times for his vast community service work.

There is no charge to attend. Space is limited.  To register for this program, please visit our online event calendar.