About Us

Meet the Team

We are a registered nonprofit organization, headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, operated by a volunteer board of directors and staff.

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Max Yoder
Founding Director

Max is founder and executive director of The First Fund. He oversees all aspects of the organization’s operations, from fundraising to strategic planning.

A native of Goshen, Indiana, Max lives in Indianapolis, where he also serves as co-founder and CEO of Lessonly, the employee learning software.

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Kevin Grande
Legal Counsel

Kevin is legal counsel for The First Fund, operating on behalf of Alerding Castor Hewitt, LLP.


Design and photography courtesy of Rita Troyer.