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Giuliana Estrada

Challenge Scholars Associate

gestrada@grfoundation.org

616.454.1751 x128

Joined the Community Foundation:
2017

Inspirational Quote:

It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.

Paulo Coelho

What Giuliana does: 

Giuliana supports Challenge Scholars by coordinating our annual Challenge Scholars events, managing constituent data, representing Challenge Scholars in the community, and managing outreach to students, families, and stakeholders.

What she did before: 

Giuliana has been involved in community work for the last 8 years. Her passion for serving the Grand Rapids community started when she served as medical interpreter with AmeriCorps at a local clinic. Most recently she worked at Health Net of West Michigan as Education Coordinator. Giuliana also played a key role in the development of FitKids360 en Español. Giuliana received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Photography from Grand Valley State University.

When Giuliana is not working:

She enjoys spending time with family, watching movies, reading books and trying out new recipes.

A few of Giuliana's favorite things…

Nonprofit:
Be A Rose
Place to send out-of-towners:
Downtown Grand Rapids
Place to eat or drink:
Any local restaurant
Part of my job:
Being part of collaborative work that impacts our community on a larger scale