Neha Butala

Neha D. Butala, MSW

  • Social Impact Fellow, Center for High Impact Philanthropy

3815 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-3604
  • office: 215.746.8958

Neha is a Social Impact Fellow at the Center for High Impact Philanthropy (CHIP). She is currently leading the Talent For Giving project to create informed guidance for funders on organizational staffing strategy, ultimately enabling them to be more intentional and impactful with their giving. She is also assisting the center with XX Factor Guidebook engagement and dissemination.

Prior to joining CHIP, Neha worked as a Senior Program Analyst for the Office of the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) where she evaluated U.S. reconstruction programs across federal agencies for results and effectiveness and contributed to 8 published audit reports.

Neha earned her MSW from the University of Pennsylvania and her BA in Economics and Political Science from Rutgers University.

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