Ruth Decalo (she/her)
Fundraising & Communications Specialist

About Ruth Decalo

Title: Fundraising & Communications Specialist

Major areas of responsibility: I work on JPNDC’s diverse fundraising and communications initiatives, taking the lead on event management and social media.

Relevant background: I’ve worked in the nonprofit world for over 20 years, both nationally and internationally, leading program design, fundraising, event management, communications, and volunteer engagement. My volunteer work focuses on youth empowerment, first-generation higher education success, and serving the homeless.

Year started at JPNDC: 2022

  • What inspires me: I’m inspired by our incredible community—from young families and small business entrepreneurs to retirees—and the Boston we represent. And I’m motivated every day by the future we’re working together to build.

  • What I like: I love forests, rivers, theater, history, and books.

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