2016 BOARD OF GOVERNORS’ AWARD
World of Children Board of Governors
Stephanie March is an actor, philanthropist, and entrepreneur. She is best known for her role as Alexandra Cabot on the hit TV series Law & Order SVU, and in 2015, she starred in Adult Swim’s Neon Joe. She has appeared in 30 Rock, Grey’s Anatomy, Odd Mom Out and Mr. & Mrs. Smith—among many others—and has been seen onstage in the critically acclaimed revivals of Death of a Salesman, Talk Radio, and Boys’ Life.
Stephanie spends a significant amount of time traveling globally in her capacity as an activist for causes benefiting women, children, and education. She is on the advisory board of OneKid OneWorld and recently joined the global advisory board for Planned Parenthood.
She has been a spokesperson and advocate for World of Children since 2010 and graciously served as a co-host or presenter at the annual Awards Ceremony & Benefit from 2010-2016. Her travels with World of Children have taken her to Ukraine, Nepal, Argentina, and Chile to see firsthand the work of our Honorees. In November 2015, she rang the NASDAQ opening bell for World of Children with Co-Founder Harry Leibowitz and long-time supporter Alina Cho.
Her travels with World of Children have taken her to Ukraine, Nepal, Argentina, and Chile to see firsthand the work of Honorees treating pediatric burn patients; repairing cleft lips, congenital heart defects, and limb differences; and rescuing and rehabilitating children trafficked into slavery. She wrote about her experiences in South America for Huffington Post.