Christy Dow is co-owner and Director of Fundraising. Christy started her professional career in Africa — serving the UNICEF country programs for South Sudan, Sudan and Somalia — and has since supported non-governmental organizations and UN agencies across Africa, Asia, Europe and North America. She has over 20 years of experience fundraising, reporting, and training staff on writing skills, fundraising, donor interaction, and in developing true partnerships with the individuals and groups that fund their work. Christy also sits on the Board of Directors for Girls Sport International which promotes the welfare of young women and their communities through sport and play-related programming. She is currently based in the Washington DC area.