Grantmaking & Community Impact
(734) 663-0401 x118
An educator at heart, Amina is committed to community advancement, outreach, and unity-building. As a Senior Community Investment Officer, Amina engages with community and nonprofits on AAACF’s grantmaking programs and community initiatives to enrich the quality of life in Washtenaw County. Her experience in interfaith and grassroots efforts to improve education, health, and wellness in impoverished communities drives Amina’s interest in creating community impact. In addition to 15 years of volunteer and professional experience, Amina has a Bachelor’s from the University of Wyoming in Professional Child Development and a Master’s in Education Policy and Global Studies in Education from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.
What is your favorite thing to do in Washtenaw County?
There is so much to do! I love walking around the Umich campus, exploring the museums, bookstores, and many beautiful parks with my family.
What I can help you with:
- Learning about community trends and needs over coffee
- Connecting you to resources at the Foundation and in the broader community
- Understanding AAACF’s Community Grantmaking Program, Cultural Economic Development, Ypsilanti Area Community Fund, and other grant priorities
- Questions regarding your grant proposal or reports
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