Vice-President of Programs at Give2Asia
Aqeela Jogee is responsible for managing the philanthropic services that Give2Asia provides to individuals, families, and companies that seek to strengthen local communities and grassroots organizations across 25 countries in Asia. Prior to joining Give2Asia’s senior management team, Aqeela provided customized philanthropic advice and services to a portfolio of donors. Before joining Give2Asia, Aqeela managed and administered US Department of State-funded grants for iEARN-USA. During her tenure, she strengthened organizational capacity of local nonprofits and youth education programs in countries with significant Muslim populations throughout Asia, the Middle East, and West Africa. Originally from Malawi, Aqeela moved to the US to pursue higher education. She obtained a Bachelor of Science in social work from Bradley University, and a Master’s degree in social work and international development from Washington University in St. Louis. She is an outdoor enthusiast, budding cook, and avid traveler.