Karen Keating Ansara

Board Member, Haiti Development Institute

In 2010 Karen co-founded The Haiti Fund at the Boston Foundation, now the Haiti Development Institute with offices in Arcahaie and Boston. In 2008 she founded and continues to serve as Board Chair of Network of Engaged International Donors, NEID Global, a learning network with 180 institutional funders and philanthropists as members from across the US. A member of the boards of Women Moving Millions, MCE Social Capital, Groundswell International, Build Health International (BHI), and a member of the Leadership Council of Oxfam America, Karen makes grants with her husband Jim Ansara, founder of BHI, to end global poverty and promote health access and health justice around the world.