Brenna Kupferman

Senior Grants Manager

Brenna Kupferman is Senior Grants Manager at ActionAid USA. In this role, she works with US-based foundations and other grantmakers to provide support for ActionAid’s work in the US and around the world.

Brenna has worked with a wide variety of non-profit organizations as Development Director, including The Liriodendron Foundation, Free Speech for People, GoodWeave International, and previously with ActionAid USA from 2001-2015.

She also works as an independent consultant supporting charitable organizations of all sizes to develop and implement sustainable organizational, fundraising, and communications plans.

Brenna received her BA from Bennington College and a University Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language from Akron University.

She is also a singer/songwriter and piano instructor.

POST BY Brenna Kupferman


About damn time a big funder did this… 

August 31, 2022 By

With devastating floods in Pakistan (where more than a thousand are dead) and Jackson, Mississippi (which will be without safe drinking water indefinitely) and the heatwaves that rocked Europe and the U.S. this summer, climate disasters have continued to be relentless this year. And don’t forget, hurricane season is only…