Becca Bennett

Vice President

About Becca

Becca brings with her over 12 years of fundraising experience in the nonprofit sector. Becca has consistently led and achieved success in board development and support projects, major gifts fundraising, annual campaigns, and volunteer management. She brings this expertise to our nonprofit partners, along with her extensive experience cultivating and soliciting some of the world’s most impactful philanthropists. Most recently, Becca worked as the Director of Development at Hope for Henry. In this role, she developed a fundraising strategy, implemented planning for the organization’s 15th-anniversary gala, and identified and solicited new event sponsors. Becca also launched Hope for Henry’s Junior Board – The League of Heroes. Before joining Hope for Henry, Becca served as the Director of Development at Make-A-Wish® Mid-Atlantic for four years. In addition to managing the development team and working with the Board of Directors, she carried out the responsibilities of the VP of Development during times of transition and managed the chapter’s individual giving and major gifts campaigns.

Selected Recent Partners:
  • 50CAN
  • American Farmland Trust
  • A Wider Circle
  • Bridges From School to Work
  • DC Central Kitchen
  • FUSE Corps
  • Gonzaga College High School
  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center
  • Obama Foundation
  • Second Stage Theater
  • The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars
When I'm not working…

I'm barbecuing with family and friends or root-root-rooting for my home team, the Green Bay Packers.

Favorite Book Genre

Historical Fiction