Kesi Foster

NYC Community Funding Committee Co-chair at North Star Fund

New York, New York


Works at

North Star Fund Community Funding Council

Meet Kesi

Kesi Foster is a Lead Organizer at Make The Road New York and on the North Star Fund Board and Community Funding Council. Prior to organizing with Make The Road, Kesi was the Coordinator for the Urban Youth Collaborative, the largest youth-led coalition in New York City. The Urban Youth Collaborative brings together young people from across New York City to organize for racial justice and equity i... Read more

3 years of grantmaking experience

Giving strategy

My giving strategy is focused on supporting grassroots community organizations that are led by and center the leadership of those most impacted, especially Black women, Black and Latinx youth, TGNCIQ+, and organizations that prioritize working in coalitions to build movement.


September 2018