Ray Chambers

Ray Chambers

Ambassador for Global Strategy - World Health Organization

Biography

Ray Chambers is a philanthropist and humanitarian who has directed most of his efforts towards at-risk youth. He is the founding Chairman of the Points of Light Foundation and co-founder, with Colin Powell, of America’s Promise — The Alliance for Youth.  He also co-founded the National Mentoring Partnership and served as Chairman of The Millennium Promise Alliance. Chambers has been instrumental in the revitalization of the City of Newark, New Jersey, and was the founding Chairman of the New Jersey Performing Arts Center.  Prior to assuming the current role of Ambassador for Global Strategy of WHO, Chambers was the UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Health in Agenda 2030.