CAF America Connections Blog

Aspen Institute transitions the Diaspora Investment Alliance to CAF America

February 17, 2016


 

DIA_LogoWashington, DC, February 17, 2016 – The Aspen Institute today announced the transfer of the Diaspora Investment Alliance (DIA) to Charities Aid Foundation of America (CAF America), the nation’s leader in global giving.

The DIA will reside independently under CAF America who will evolve the initiative under its leadership and unique global footprint. DIA’s primary goal is to more effectively channel investments from diaspora communities into their countries of origin.

“We’re proud to transfer the Diaspora Investment Alliance to CAF America,” said Elliot Gerson of The Aspen Institute. “We’re confident that they will help evolve this important initiative and we are excited to see them play an integral role in shaping the future of both the DIA program and diaspora communities in the United States.”

Continue reading here.


 

Featured Posts

Featured Story

Saving Sea Turtles, A Reason to Shell-ebrate

On certain days, before the sun rises on the Gulf Coast of Mexico, the sandy shores of some beaches can seem almost alive with jostling, lurching movement. On these days, hundreds upon hundreds of hatchling sea turtles make their way to the darkness of the ocean, guided by the faint light of the sun on… CONTINUE READING >>

Read more

Join our email list »

Stay up to date on global charitable giving news & trends, read stories of philanthropy, and learn how the philanthropic landscape is changing.