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Capital for Children Announces New Executive Director

Capital for Children
News release by Capital for Children

facebook icon linkedin icon twitter icon pinterest icon email icon WASHINGTON | March 14, 2023 11:54 AM Eastern Daylight Time

The Board of Directors of Capital for Children is pleased to announce the selection of Deborah P. Lindenberg as its next Executive Director.

“Debbi’s impressive credentials and background are an excellent fit for us,” said John Fruehwirth, Capital for Children Board Chair. “She comes to CFC following an extensive career in both law and philanthropy and brings substantial experience in grantmaking and building relationships in the local nonprofit community.”

Most recently, Debbi was a Program Officer at The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation, the largest private foundation serving the DC region. She has also worked as a grantmaker for the Community Foundation for Montgomery County, an affiliate of the Greater Washington Community Foundation.

“I care deeply about Capital for Children’s mission of investing in nonprofits serving children, youth, and young adults, and I’m excited to lead CFC as it moves into its next chapter,” Debbi said. “I believe nonprofits are essential in creating thriving, equitable communities and am proud to join an organization that provides financial support and leverages its members’ expertise to help strengthen the capacity and impact of its nonprofit partners.”


About Capital for Children

Capital for Children is a membership organization of leaders in private equity and related industries that invests in nonprofits serving children, youth, and young adults in the DC region. Through a combination of financial support and members’ participation on boards, CFC forms relationships with its nonprofit partners and helps strengthen their capacity and impact. CFC leverages the expertise of its members and provides guidance to nonprofits in areas such as organizational infrastructure, finance, audit, governance, and strategic planning. For more information, visit 


Contact Details


Capital for Children


Debbi Lindenberg


+1 301-717-4766