Melina is the Development Manager for United Way of Kankakee and Iroquois Counties. As a Kankakee native, she strives to make change in her community by connecting people with the resources to thrive! Melina has hosted numerous fundraisers in the Kankakee area, international fundraisers, and local events. Melina's love for her city and passion for change in the community brought her to United Way.
Melina's mission in life is to empower others and create awareness on the needs of the community, while creating change.