The Dupuytren Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity working to improve treatment options for a common, yet little-known medical condition. Our key challenges are raising awareness and developing funding resources for innovative new research. In 2016, the Dupuytren Foundation brought in two exceptional local staff members uniquely qualified to move our agenda forward.
Chief Development Manager Pat Rowan has over 20 years experience with nonprofit organizations in both New York and Florida and has served on multiple boards. She held the position of grants and scholarship manager with the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties. She is currently the owner of PAR Grant Solutions. Ms. Rowan has helped nonprofit organizations raise over $3,000,000 through grants, sponsorships, and in-kind donations. She has been a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the National Scholarship Providers Association.
Outreach Manager John Mac has 14 years of experience in government and nonprofit sectors. He has served as Congressional Liaison in the US House of Representatives and as Congressional Aide to three different members of Congress from south Florida. He has has functioned as a liaison between Federal Agencies and the public, assisting local municipalities and charities with grant packages and applications. He has worked with many local outreach committees involving Veterans’ issues, disaster management, as well as directing nonprofit development and marketing.