Matt Kavanagh

Associate Director, Development

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As Associate Director of Development, Matt is responsible for developing annual giving, foundation, and major gift strategies in partnership with the leadership team, board, committees, and volunteers.

Matt hails from Rhode Island and has lived in Providence for the past 10 years. He received his B.A. in English from the College of the Holy Cross (Worcester, MA), and went on to work in communications and development-based capacities at La Salle Academy, Brown University, and the San Miguel School of Providence. Matt joined the Joe Andruzzi Foundation in May 2018.

Get to Know Matt

What drives you each day at the Joe Andruzzi Foundation?

I’m inspired by JAF’s incredible mission and the individuals that help drive its success. I can’t wait to see what the next 10 years will bring for the Foundation and its supporters/beneficiaries.

What is your favorite thing about working for the Joe Andruzzi Foundation?

The overall warmth and welcoming vibes of the JAF team have been the most rewarding aspects of my experience thus far.

What’s a “fun fact” about yourself that others may be surprised to learn?

I love playing the guitar and have driven cross-country three times.