Megan Shaeffer

Megan joins us from Philadelphia Futures, where she was the Director of Individual Giving. There she led the creation and execution of the two signature fundraising events for the organization and strengthened the individual donor support for its students as they journey to and through college. She began her nonprofit career as the Policy and Legal Assistant at Single Stop U.S.A. in New York City while earning her Economics degree from New York University. After graduating, Megan worked as a paralegal providing debt counseling and pro bono Chapter 7 bankruptcy representation to individuals who could not afford representation. She transitioned to development work with Philadelphia VIP, the hub of pro bono legal services in Philadelphia. Megan brings a deep commitment to organizations serving the city of Philadelphia in pursuit of economic justice and equality.  

Email: mshaeffer@legacyyte.org