Natasha has always advocated that ” the pen is mightier than the sword.” While in college she put this quote to practice and pursued a degree in journalism, planning to fight for social justice with her words. As her career continued, Natasha realized she could be an effective advocate through action in the nonprofit sector, as well. After completing a year of service with AmeriCorps’ Choice Program, followed by a professional fellowship at GlobalGiving, Natasha was pleased to join Fair Chance as their first Development & Communications Associate.

What does a child need to succeed? A child needs someone to admire, whether that person is a parent, teacher, or a fictional character from their favorite book. Children emulate what they see including success.