First Meeting of the Philanthropy Club

The first meeting of LIM’s Philanthropy Club will be held on Monday, September 12 and will feature Barbara J. Friedman as the guest speaker. Barbara will discuss her work with Mercado Global, a non-profit group that links indigenous artisans in rural Guatemalan communities to international sales opportunities.

Barbara serves a Consultant for Employer Management and Industry Relations at LIM College. She has worked as the President of Corporate Licensing at Liz Claiborne Inc. and held senior management positions with Anne Klein, Chloé, Christian Dior, Bloomingdale’s, JC Penney and Bonwit Teller in both the wholesale and retail arenas. A member of LIM’s Fashion Industry Advisory Board, Barbara also shares her time and expertise with female entrepreneurs.

What: First meeting of The Philanthropy Club

When: September 12 / 1:15 to 2:15 pm

Where: Maxwell Hall Room 4582