Amherst H. Wilder Foundation Featured Intern: Chalonne Wilson
Talk with Chalonne Wilson for just a few minutes and it becomes evident that she is wise beyond her years. She is personally dedicated to social change and began volunteering at a young age. In fact, she learned about Wilder’s critical work in the community as a former Homeless Study volunteer.
Last October, the recent University of Minnesota graduate connected with the organization again. She began a 10-month internship with Community Initiatives in the Wilder Center for Communities (WCC). Chalonne was matched with Wilder through Public Allies, an AmeriCorps youth leadership program that pairs 25 socially conscious young adults with nonprofits each year … Read more