For more than 20 years, Diana Campoamor has grown a small network of funders, Hispanics in Philanthropy (HIP), from a volunteer group of advocates into a transnational philanthropic network. HIP, and under her leadership, HIP has invested over $40 million in small Latino nonprofits and leaders.
During Ms. Campoamor’s tenure, HIP was recognized with the Kellogg Foundation’s National Leadership in Action Award in 2007 and received the prestigious Scrivner Award for Creative Grantmaking in 2008 for its groundbreaking Funders’ Collaborative for Strong Latino Communities.
Ms. Campoamor has served on a number of boards, including the Council on Foundations, and BRAVA for Women in the Arts and Horizons Foundation. A native of Cuba, Ms. Campoamor now lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her young daughter, born in China, and interests include bicycling, painting, films, and meditation.