Vision: To create a more compassionate world.
Mission: To encourage joyful giving.
Andrea Proulx Buinicki, President
Through fifteen years of fundraising, marketing, and not-for-profit leadership experience, Andrea has learned that the most joyful charitable giving occurs at the convergence of givers, their trusted advisors, and the not-for-profit organizations that align with their values. It is her mission, passion, and avocation to serve those engaged at this center of convergence, and in doing so, to encourage joyful giving.
She received a Master of Arts in Communication Studies from the University of Iowa and Bachelor of Arts in Communication from the University of New Hampshire. She’s a graduate of Leadership Northwest Indiana, co-founder of the Valparaiso Chamber Leadership Academy, a member of the International Association of Advisors in Philanthropy and the Association of Fundraising Professionals.