Evanston Community Foundation has hired Jessi Donaldson as the new Director of Philanthropy and Communications. She joins the ECF team with extensive experience in philanthropy and donor engagement. Most recently, she served as the Director of Engagement and Participation at UIC College of Business where she launched the College’s alumni relations and annual giving program in coordination with the greater UIC capital campaign.

“We created a new position to support the growth and expansion of our philanthropy efforts here at ECF. Jessi will bring a level of experience, initiative and knowledge to the Foundation at just the perfect time,” said Monique Jones, President and CEO of ECF.