Vy Nguyen, Weingart Foundation

TITLE: Program Director, Small Grant Program

FUNDING AREAS: Health, human services, education

CONTACT: vnguyen@weingartfnd.org, (213) 688-7799


PROFILE: Vy Nguyen joined the Weingart Foundation in 2008 as Program Associate, and was since elevated to her current position of program director. She managers the foundation's Small Grant Program. Her brief bio on the foundation's website then adds, "Prior to entering philanthropy, she worked for more than a decade in the nonprofit and public sectors, most recently for the Koreatown Immigrant Workers Alliance. Vy holds a bachelor’s degree in literature from University of California, Los Angeles."