Rebecca Miller is a philanthropic strategist for the Private Donor Group at Fidelity Charitable®, an independent public charity that has helped donors support more than 300,000 nonprofit organizations with $42 billion in grants.
The mission of Fidelity Charitable is to grow the American tradition of philanthropy by providing programs that make charitable giving accessible, simple, and effective. Ms. Miller assumed her current role in 2020. As a philanthropic strategist, she is responsible for providing Fidelity Charitable’s most generous donors with guidance, insight, and solutions to meet their philanthropic goals. She uses her knowledge of international and domestic grantmaking to help donors find innovative strategies to maximize their charitable giving, including with their Fidelity Charitable donor-advised fund.
Prior to joining Fidelity Charitable, Ms. Miller was a senior philanthropic advisor at The Philanthropic Initiative, where she worked with family and independent foundations, as well as corporate clients.
Before that, Ms. Miller served as a technical advisor on resilience, governance, and partnership at Mercy Corps, supporting country programs to develop strong partnerships with local organizations, advising them on ways to effectively engage civil society and assisting efforts to hold local governments accountable to the needs of communities. Rebecca has also worked for Hunt Alternative Fund’s Institute for Inclusive Security, which advocates for the full participation of all stakeholders in formal peace processes. She managed the organization’s grantmaking program, where she led the development of partnerships with global organizations to mainstream gender into their work. She also led the organization’s Middle East and North Africa program, facilitating workshops and supporting local leaders’ implementation of advocacy plans to increase women’s influence in peace processes.