About the Weissberg Foundation

The Weissberg Foundation awards grants to organizations in underserved communities with fiscally responsible 501(c) (3) structures. The foundation accepts proposals by invitation only and does not accept unsolicited requests for funding.


Staff

Hanh Le, Executive Director
hle@weissbergfoundation.org

Hanh Le is the executive director of the Weissberg Foundation. Prior to joining the foundation, she was the chief program officer at Exponent Philanthropy, where she led educational programming, content development, and internal learning efforts. Hanh has directed training, grant, and technical assistance programs for KaBOOM!, Community Technology Centers’ Network, and the Peace Corps.

Inspired by the power of collaborative impact and the DC-area community, she co-founded the Cherry Blossom Giving Circle and co-chairs the Metro-DC chapter of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy. A graduate of the College of William & Mary and the University of Virginia, Hanh is passionate about family, friends, dogs, biking, food, matrixes, and bad TV.

Amanda O’Meara, Program Officer
aomeara@weissbergfoundation.org

Amanda O’Meara is the Program Officer and has been at the Foundation since 2009.   Before joining the Foundation, Amanda spent some time living in Nairobi, Kenya while interning with the UN World Food Program.   Her passion for social justice and human rights was ignited during her two year stay as she traveled all over East Africa volunteering for various human rights organizations.

Amanda graduated from George Mason University with a B.A. in Global Affairs and a minor in Women’s Studies. She lives in Merrifield with her husband Patrick and their dog, Jaxson.   She loves spending time with family and friends, the beach, hiking with her dog, trying new restaurants, zengo spin classes, and rooting for the New York Giants.

Corinne Goudreault, Program Associate
corinne@weissbergfoundation.org

Corinne Goudreault is the Program Associate at the Weissberg Foundation, where she provides a wide variety of administrative and programmatic support. She has been working at, for, in, and with myriad non-profit organizations for as long as she can remember. After her time as a Buckley Public Service Scholar and on the board of IMPACT NC, she knew philanthropy was the avenue she needed to continue empowering, understanding, and helping sustain vibrant lives for others.

Corinne graduated with Honors and Distinction from UNC-Chapel Hill with B.A. degrees in Anthropology and English and a lot of pale blue clothes. She holds academic and professional interests in food systems, gender, and social geography. Things she loves include food, family, friends, travelling everywhere she can, dogs, North Carolina, vegetarian cooking ideas, podcasts, and summer.


Board of Directors

Marvin F. WeissbergChairman

Nina WeissbergVice President and Secretary

Wesley WeissbergVice President

Martin HeyertTreasurer

Wallace BabingtonTrustee

Courtney MorrisTrustee

Rachel Weissberg MartinTrustee

Barbara “Timmy” NapolitanoHonorary Trustee

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