SARAH CHARTERS has worked in the charitable sector for fifteen years, first as a fundraiser for various health charities and since 2007, she has worked at the United Church of Canada Foundation providing leadership for their fundraising, granting and other priority programs.
Sarah’s volunteer experience includes Secretary of the Board of an early learning centre and various church committees as she is an active member of the United Church. She is also an active member of the Association for Fundraising Professionals and from time to time Sarah consults on fundraising for small charities and non-profits.
"Abiona Centre not only gave me the ability to care for my child, but the motivation to get what I wanted for my life - to have my daughter with me and to live independently."
Abiona Centre is a client-centred infant and early childhood mental health organization which supports pregnant and parenting adolescents, aged 13 – 25.