Aaron Dorfman – Advocating for Nonprofits – Episode 007

June 2, 2016

Today’s guest is Aaron Dorfman, the Executive Director of the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy, an organization which advocates for nonprofits to America’s grantmakers.

Aaron Dorfman is executive director of the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP), a research and advocacy organization based in Washington, D.C. NCRP works to ensure America’s grantmakers are responsive to the needs of those with the least wealth, opportunity and power. Before joining NCRP in 2007, Dorfman served for 15 years as a community organizer with two national organizing networks, spearheading grassroots campaigns to improve public education, expand public transportation for low-income residents and improve access to affordable housing.


National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy
NCRP – Criteria for Philanthropy at its Best
Philamplify – The Kresge Foundation
NCRP – Philanthropy’s Promise
Project Streamline
NCRP Email Newsletter Signup
NCRP Membership



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