Thirteen UNCW Undergraduates Named SECU Public Fellows

Monday, June 20, 2022

The summer 2022 State Employees’ Credit Union Public Fellows have been announced. The program is hosted by Quality Enhancement for Nonprofit Organizations in partnership with the UNCW Career Center and UNCW Applied Learning and funded by a grant of $75,000 from the SECU Foundation.

Utilizing QENO’s model for nonprofit capacity building, the interns provide direct support to nonprofits serving rural communities in Onslow, Pender and Brunswick counties.

This year’s class and their partner organizations are:

  • Erick Mendiola, Black River Health/Manos Unidas
  • Tara Essey, Brunswick County Habitat for Humanity
  • Marie Lloyd, Brunswick Senior Resource's, Inc.
  • Jordan Hernandez-Cordero, Going Beyond the Pink
  • Dean Longo, Hope Abounds Cancer Network
  • Olivia Baker, New Hope Clinic
  • Ann-Wallis Mancuso, Jack Helbig Memorial Foundation
  • Amelia Lindsey-McNeese, Onslow Community Outreach, Inc.
  • Taylor McMullen, Onslow Community Outreach, Inc.
  • Sarah Dudkiewicz, Partners In Community
  • Haley Schweitzer, Possumwood Acres Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Deborah Hernandez-Morales, Samara's Village
  • Maple Gerogosian, Samara's Village
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