Marissa Tirona

Program Officer, Building Institutions and Networks (BUILD), Ford Foundation

Marissa Tirona is a program officer on the BUILD team, working to advance the foundation’s efforts to support and develop stronger, sustainable, and more effective social justice organizations and networks across the globe. Marissa has deep experience in organizational and movement capacity building, and speaks on and writes about issues related to design thinking, systems change, movement and field building, network and adaptive leadership, and strategy.

Building Grantee Financial Capacity

502 Cowlitz

Grantees are focused on their missions and delivering impactful programs, but often don’t have the capacity or funding to gain and retain talent that brings a deep understanding of their own financial health.

Narrow the Power Gap