OUR TEAM

& OUR BOARD
Breanna Wheeler

Breanna Wheeler

Volunteer

I am a total nerd when it comes personality types and fascinated by how they impact so much of how we interact with the world!

Samantha Simunyu

Samantha Simunyu

Volunteer

I go to the movies at least 4 times a month! I can also translate Latin poetry and even know how to juggle.

Robin Baker

Robin Baker

Volunteer

 One of my favorite quotes is by Shirley Chisholm. “If they don’t give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair.” 

Ellis Burgess

Ellis Burgess

Volunteer

Ellis volunteered at Newwave Foundation’s 2018 Golden Age of Hollywood Gala

Jens Arnold

Jens Arnold

Volunteer

I am from Berlin, Germany. I also have cats and birds living together in my house, peacefully!

Chiamaka Ugorji

Chiamaka Ugorji

Volunteer

I am a hula-hooping master and I love to laugh and will make you feel like a comedian!

Amy Roach

Amy Roach

Volunteer

I’m from Charleston, South Carolina and I’m currently working on writing a novel! 

Nicoll Figureoa-Twitty

Nicoll Figureoa-Twitty

Volunteer

 One of my favorite quotes is “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement” by Helen Keller.

Nicole Freebourne

Nicole Freebourne

Volunteer

Fun fact, I’m a weather junkie! I love learning about the weather and watching storms. 

DeeDee George

DeeDee George

Volunteer

 I’m addicted to HGTV – especially Fixer Upper. I believe every piece of property can be turned around to a dreamboat!

Chris Rivera

Chris Rivera

Volunteer

Through the Newwave Foundation, I’m able to give back. It’s important to look at your surroundings and see who could use your help, because not everyone is comfortable asking for it

Samara Pitti-Castillo

Samara Pitti-Castillo

Volunteer

 My favorite quote is “If we were meant to stay in one place, we would have roots instead of feet.” -Rachel Wolchin

Our Volunteers

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” —Margaret Mead

FIND OTHER WAYS TO GIVE

Regardless of your location, age or resources, we believe you can make a difference! Join our community by becoming a guest writer on our blog. We would be delighted to introduce our readers to fresh voices, new ideas and perspectives on the topics that matter to us all.

Engage With Us

Instagram post 18307072111017958 Happy 4th of July NWF Family! Today, we celebrate the Independence of our country and the unity that we share. 🇺🇸 Wishing you a fun and safe day filled with good food and even better company.

#4thofjuly #fourthofjuly #independence #independenceday2022 #unity #hope #redwhiteandblue #fireworks #celebrate #america #USA

Happy 4th of July NWF Family! Today, we celebrate the Independence of our country and the unity that we share. 🇺🇸 Wishing you a fun and safe day filled with good food and even better company. #4thofjuly #fourthofjuly #independence #independenceday2022 #unity #hope #redwhiteandblue #fireworks #celebrate #america #USA ...

Instagram post 18291259993068244 Happy National Organization for Women (NOW) day! 56 years ago today, @nationalnow was founded by Civil & Feminist activists; Betty Friedan, Shirley Chisholm, Pauli Murray and Muriel Fox. NOW was created with a vision to take action, promote feminist ideals, lead societal change, eliminate discrimination and protect the equal rights of all women and girls.

We stand with #WomensRights!

#NationalOrganizationForWomen #NOW #WomensRights #WomenEmpowerment #GirlPower #Equality #Activism #Feminism #WomenSupportingWomen #MenSupportingWomen #Education #Love #MentalHealth #NonProfitOrganization

Happy National Organization for Women (NOW) day! 56 years ago today, @nationalnow was founded by Civil & Feminist activists; Betty Friedan, Shirley Chisholm, Pauli Murray and Muriel Fox. NOW was created with a vision to take action, promote feminist ideals, lead societal change, eliminate discrimination and protect the equal rights of all women and girls. We stand with #WomensRights! #NationalOrganizationForWomen #NOW #WomensRights #WomenEmpowerment #GirlPower #Equality #Activism #Feminism #WomenSupportingWomen #MenSupportingWomen #Education #Love #MentalHealth #NonProfitOrganization ...

Instagram post 17930897753339566 Summer is the perfect time to catch up on the books that you didn't have time to read during the school year. Here are our top 4 rated books from our Summer reading list. 

What books are you reading this summer?

#Summer #Summer2022 #SummerReading #ReadingList #Top4 #Books #Bookstagram #BookWorm

Summer is the perfect time to catch up on the books that you didn't have time to read during the school year. Here are our top 4 rated books from our Summer reading list. What books are you reading this summer? #Summer #Summer2022 #SummerReading #ReadingList #Top4 #Books #Bookstagram #BookWorm ...

GET OUR NEWSLETTER & STAY UP TO DATE