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Beth Johnson

Beth Johnson is assistant to the president at the blue moon fund and serves as the liaison between the President and staff and assists with blue moon's communications and social media presence.
blue moon fund: a Model for Future Philanthropy

blue moon fund: a Model for Future Philanthropy

Change, whether large or small, disrupts convention and invites collaboration and innovation. Effective leaders harness the power of change to bring new executions to well-established ideas. In philanthropy, foundations are altering their organizational structure and approach to effect change. The blue moon fund is a dynamic foundation transforming the grant making process and creating a new philanthropic venture. Twelve years ago, blue moon opened its doors in Charlottesville, Virginia. The organization was established by Diane Edgerton Miller and Patricia Jones Edgerton; together, they shared more than 70 years of experience in philanthropy.  The fund emerged from the 2001 restructuring of