“THE WORK SHE HAS BEEN DOING IN THE COMMUNITY IS QUITE IMPRESSIVE.” – MICHAEL ONYEMELUKWE, BOARD MEMBER AND TREASURER, A STEP FORWARD
SEEDING ASF TREASURER SEEKS SUSTAINABILITY ne of the key leaders of the A Step Forward One of the treasurer's most important roles is crafting “a sustainable means of supporting the organization,” he notes, and involves “developing repeatable processes and outcomes.”
has been doing in the city is quite impressive. She asked if I would please come on board to help out.” GIVING BACK Onyemelukwe says he accepted the volunteer position because it represents “an opportunity for me to give back to the community.” A Baltimore native, he is employed by Morgan Stanley as a licensed investment advisor. He holds a bachelor's degree in Economics, and management.
organization is Michael Onyemelukwe, a member of the board of directors who also serves as ASF's treasurer. the work of A Step Forward a few years ago, when he was working with Goodwill of the Chesapeake, meeting with city residents who were part of the target population that A Step Forward serves. help needy community residents deal improve their lives, he was introduced to A Step Forward
agency, A Step Forward relies on the generosity of donors – “people who support our mission and who believe in the cause, some of whom might have been impacted personally or know of a family or friend who has been impacted.” Ensuring transparency is also a key function of the treasurer, he notes. “It's very important to donors that they know that all of their dollars go to supporting the work of the organization.”
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