The Passing of a Philanthropic Visionary: Mourning Vartan Gregorian

Friday, April 16, 2021


April 08, 1934–April 15, 2021


The staff and board of The New Press mourn the passing of Carnegie Corporation of New York President Vartan Gregorian. A long-time friend and supporter of The New Press, Vartan’s leadership helped shape the philanthropic field and informed the thinking of a wide range of organizations.


Read the obituary from the Carnegie Corporation of New York.


Read the obituary in the New York Times.


Read the obituary in the Washington Post.


(Image Credit: The Financial Times - Vartan Gregorian and Lionel Barber (cropped), October 28, 2010.

CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons)


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