Philanthropy Speaks 2023

Join us for another powerful Philanthropy Speaks with guest speaker, Jody Olsen, PhD, MSW. The Community Foundation is excited to host our annual networking luncheon and discussion for local leaders, philanthropists and professional advisors.

Dr. Josephine (Jody) Olsen, PhD, served as the 20th Director of the Peace Corps between March 2018 and January 2021. 

Dr. Olsen will share her experiences of philanthropy in community and the incredible story of how she led the evacuation of 7,000 Peace Corps Volunteers.

Tuesday, October 3, 2023
11:45 AM - 1:15 PM

Jepson Alumni Executive Center Ballroom
University of Mary Washington
1119 Hanover Street,
Fredericksburg, Virginia 22401

Jody Olsen

Co-President Women of Peace Corps Legacy
Former Peace Corps Director 2018-2021
RPCV Tunisia
This program is presented in partnership with the University of Mary Washington.
To secure your reservation of limited seats, please RSVP below by Friday, September 15. We’re delighted you can attend! If you have questions, please contact Quincy Crecelius Click at or 540.373.9292 x121.

Thank you to our sponsors:



Steve King and Cathy Wack