Nadia Ammar

Director of Individual Giving

As Southern California Public Radio's Director of Individual Giving, Nadia is responsible for building a robust and sustainable major and planned giving program to support the work of SCPR. She provides strategic oversight and leadership to the Major and Planned Gifts team and oversees the creation and planning of events that engage and inspire our donors.

Nadia brings 15 years of experience in fundraising for international nonprofits, with well over a decade spent in the UK nonprofit sector.

Before moving to Los Angeles, she served as Director of Development, Major Gifts at Teach First, where she started up the major gifts team from scratch and raised over $2 million annually to help combat educational inequality in the UK. Nadia also worked in international development for Save the Children and CIDA City Campus, a virtually free university for the poor in Johannesburg, South Africa. In addition to her experience in education and international development, Nadia served as Director of Development and Marketing for the London Philharmonic Orchestra from 2002-2004 and worked with the founders of Zennström Philanthropies to establish their grantmaking foundation.