Gihan Perera Moving on to Ford Foundation, NewFM Kicks Off Search For New Executive Director

NewFM Executive Director Gihan Perera announced Monday that he is moving on to join the Ford Foundation as Program Officer effective May 15. NewFM Co-Founder and Board Member Maria Rodriguez thanked Perera for all his hard work guiding the organization and announced that a search for a new Executive Director would begin immediately. Continue Reading

#DoingTheWork Campaign

This Women’s History Month NewFM will be highlighting black women #DoingTheWork in our community. Check out our features below. Use the hashtag #DoingTheWork to highlight women that you know making an impact in your community. Click here to financially support our criminal justice and gender justice work.   Liberty City native and NewFM… Continue Reading

NewFM Hires New Director of Development

In February, NewFM also announced the hiring of Danielle Goodman as its new Director of Development, where she will oversee the organization’s fundraising efforts and contribute to its strategic development. Danielle loves helping good, big, and beautiful ideas manifest. Formerly, she headed a venture to enable the international diffusion of innovative,… Continue Reading