Grace Van Vooren
Grace Van Vooren is the Development Associate in the fundraising sector for Seeds of Africa, where she has worked since June 2017. As the Development Associate, Grace provides the CEO with administrative and logistical support by developing and maintaining relationships with Individual Donors, Major Donors, Foundations and Corporations. Grace has prior experience interning for the nonprofit organization, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, within their special events department. She advanced her career in the nonprofit spectrum by becoming a research and fundraising intern for, Changing Our World, Inc. There she researched institutional funding prospects and investment opportunities for Cordaid and Scalabrini International Migration Network as well as assisted in facilitating partnerships and coordinating events. Grace’s passion for advocacy, her work ethic, and enthusiasm is continued at Seeds of Africa. Grace Van Vooren earned her bachelor’s degree in Anthropology + Sociology and minor in Global Communications from Roger Williams University in Bristol, Rhode Island.