Denise Blake joins the Atlanta office as the Area Development Director. Blake will establish short-and long-range fundraising goals and conduct comprehensive, cost-effective annual fundraising campaigns to support member institutions. Prior to joining UNCF, she served as Executive Director at WINGS for kids, an innovative afterschool program. Blake also held prior positions at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change, the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, and the Interdenominational Theological Center. She hails from Santa Cruz, CA, and is an alumna of UNCF-member institution Spelman College.