Jim Parsons, '77: Recipient of AFP Chicago's 2017 Professional Grantor Award

On Friday, May 5th, AFP Chicago will proudly honor eight of the most distinguished leaders of the Chicago's philanthropic and nonprofit sectors at the 41st Annual Philanthropy Award Luncheon.

Please allow us to introduce you to Jim Parsons, the recipient of this year's Professional Grantor award.

For the past 13 years Jim Parsons has been President of The Brinson Foundation, a privately funded philanthropic organization established in 2001 by the nationally recognized authority in investment management, Gary Brinson. 

Jim's leadership has purposefully guided the Brinson family's interests in programs that encourage personal initiative, advance individual freedom and liberty, and positively contribute to society in the areas of education and scientific research. Continue reading: https://afpc.memberclicks.net/honoree-spotlight-2017