Rachel Bailey Institutional Giving Manager

rbailey(at)umojacorporation.org Email

Rachel Bailey joined the Umoja family in January of 2016. As the Institutional Giving Manager, she is responsible for nurturing foundation, corporation and government relationships; fundraising a significant portion of Umoja’s annual budget.

From leading teams of full-time AmeriCorps volunteers in on-the-ground programming in multiple urban school districts, to monitoring budget and expense reports at an arts organization, to her current work as a fundraiser, Rachel brings to Umoja a diverse breadth of experiences and leadership skills. Rachel has developed a deep knowledge of community work in underserved schools throughout her 10 years of non-profit work and with it, a passion for supporting young people to reach their full potential. In March 2017, Rachel began a Master of Business Administration program at Concordia University Chicago to further her leadership skills and contributions to Umoja.