Jeffrey Stein



Jeffrey joined URBAN REFUGEES to lead US-based fundraising efforts for the organization. He is experienced working both with large, international donors and grassroots non-profit organizations. He has lived and worked in Thailand, Myanmar, Nepal and Kenya. Most recently, Jeffrey worked for the Open Society Foundations, where he facilitated grantmaking to civil society organization in Myanmar, and managed a portfolio on the Rohingya ethnic minority. He studied International Economic Policy and Management at Columbia University’s School for International Policy and Administration.

Our impact

  • 3700

    refugees have better access to education and livelihood opportunities

  • 40

    countries in which our partner NGOs are implementing solutions

  • 490

    refugee children benefit from mathematics, english, art and sports classes

  • 700

    women can now support their families

  • 650

    refugees have access to critical healthcare and safety information

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