Director of Program Impact
A 15-year veteran of the nonprofit sector, Val has served diverse missions including arts and culture, education, health, social justice and social services. Val has worked with young, start-up nonprofits as well as long-established organizations and her experience includes roles in program/direct services, recruitment, retention, fundraising, marketing/communications, volunteer management and organizational management. Through this work, Val has developed a deep passion for the health and wellbeing of the nonprofit sector. It is, after all, the glue that holds communities together.
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Valerie’s Personal Statement
Like so many people, Val knew nothing of the realities of pediatric cancer before learning about Cannonball Kids’ cancer Foundation. Since that time, she has become dedicated to CKc’s mission to funding innovative research to create life-saving treatment options for our children.
A few Things Valerie would like you to know
We Can Do Better
To Chloe Bella’s mom, Nay, it was a time of intense fear. “We didn’t know what to do. We were terrified Chloe Bella would die. We knew treatment would be hard but we had no idea just how brutal it is to watch your child endure that much pain. And there was no other choice. We had to do save her life.”