Director, Federal Grants & Special Projects, Catholic Charities USA
Washington, DC, USA
Cohort: Points of Light, Atlanta, GA, 2018
Sarah Hendley is a nonprofit professional with over five years of grant and managerial experience. She joined Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA) in August 2016 and serves as Director of Federal Grants and Special Projects, overseeing the six federal grants for which CCUSA acts as the intermediary and working on projects to build the capacity of the Catholic Charities network to reduce poverty in America. Previous to this role, Sarah managed the AmeriCorps grants for which CCUSA acts as the national intermediary, representing 81 AmeriCorps members serving at over 25 local agencies. In 2017, Sarah earned her Certified Nonprofit Professional credential and is currently pursuing a Master of Public Administration at George Washington University part time.