We strive to be inclusive, authentic partners, and actively seek diverse perspectives in the co-creation of solutions that address the unique needs and aspirations of under-invested communities. As part of authentic partnership, we prioritize building long-term relationships based on trust, transparency, and mutual understanding toward impact for children and families.

Our Team

  • Nicholas Banovetz

    Executive Director

  • Fadumo Malow

    Program Officer

  • Daisy Lor

    Program Assistant

Board of Directors

  • Anita Fineday
  • Dr. Cary Buzzelli
  • Gia Rauenhorst
  • Janine Geske
  • Judy Rauenhorst Doerr
  • Karen Rauenhorst
  • Shamsia Ramadhan
  • Stephanie Russell
  • Tarajean Yazzie-Mintz

Committee Members

  • Jeff Rauenhorst

    Finance & Investment Committee

  • Mark Rauenhorst

    Finance & Investment Committee

  • Dr. Melody Redbird-Post

    Program & Impact Committee

  • Tom Jollie

    Finance & Investment Committee

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