Welcome Aboard: New Director of Development

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K.I.D.S./Fashion Delivers, the charity of choice for new product donations made by companies in the fashion, home and children’s industries, welcomes Ludovic Leroy II as its new Director of Development as of today, March 2016. Leroy joins K.I.D.S./Fashion Delivers with over fifteen years of experience as a development professional, with an extensive background in campaign planning and management, as well as trustee and donor relations. For the last two years, he has held the position of Executive Director, Strategic Partnerships and Institutional Support at the esteemed Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York.

K.I.D.S./Fashion Delivers President and CEO Lisa Gurwitch says, “Ludovic brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to K.I.D.S./ Fashion Delivers, and we are incredibly fortunate to have him as part of our team. His talent will help us establish long lasting, innovative partnerships with our supporters so that we can continue to help children, adults and families in need.”

I am thrilled to join the K.I.D.S./Fashion Delivers team,” said Ludovic Leroy. “The organization has had a tremendous impact in helping to foster hope and dignity among people in need and I am looking forward to helping build and strengthen relationships that support its efforts.”

Leroy’s fundraising career includes notable successes during his tenure at Pratt, overseeing fundraising from corporations, foundations and government agencies. Leroy’s fundraising career includes notable successes during his tenure at Pratt, overseeing fundraising from corporations, foundations and government agencies. He developed a corporate engagement program that realized a 130% increase in support over two years.  Leroy brings a passion for the creative process within fundraising and an interest in emerging philanthropic trends. He holds a BA from the City College, City University of New York.