Founded benefit event that raises funds for cost free screening mammograms and other diagnostic procedures for uninsured and underinsured individuals.
In 17 years of event, have raised $600,000 for this nonprofit.
Vision of A Silver Lining Foundation is to ensure that socioeconomic status does not affect an individual's ability to obtain information, timely cancer screening and diagnosis.
Board of Directors, 2007 to 2015
Board President, 2014 through 2015
Considerable involvement in fundraising and special events
Led search process for a new Executive Director
Served on capital campaign to raise funds to construct a new facility
Chicago Marathon volunteer for 13 years
Served as Aid Station Captain for 10 years
Organize and manage aid station of approximately 250 volunteers, including volunteer check in, set up and clean up, distribution of water and Gatorade to 45,000 runners, crowd control/safety, and medical tent operations.
CommUnity Crisis Services and Food Bank, formerly The Crisis Center, is a volunteer-driven organization based in Iowa City, IA that provides immediate and non-judgmental support for individuals facing emotional, food, or financial crisis.