Director of Development and Communications

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202-347-2006 x 501

Maddie Cunningham is the Director of Development and Communications at Street Sense Media. She works to engage donors and the broader D.C. community about Street Sense Media’s work, raising critical support and funds for our mission.

Before joining Street Sense Media, Maddie was the Assistant Director for Partnerships at the Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA), a human rights advocacy organization. In that role, she managed the organization’s grants portfolio of close to three million dollars and assisted with broader fundraising and organizational strategy work.

Before her time at WOLA, Maddie was Grant Writer at Elevate, a D.C.-based non-profit development consulting firm. As a Grant Writer she worked with small non-profit organizations spanning the arts, international development, advocacy, environmental, and social services spaces, including Street Sense Media.

Maddie graduated from Centre College with a B.A. in Anthropology and Sociology in 2015. She minored in Spanish and Latin American Studies and was active in her college’s social justice and service organizations.