Valtas Group Completes Rainier Valley Food Bank Search - Naming Gloria Hatcher-Mays Executive Director
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Gloria Hatcher-Mays as the new Executive Director of Rainier Valley Food Bank.
Gloria previously served as Executive Director of the Pike Market Senior Center & Downtown Foodbank. She also served in the Seattle Mayor’s office and Human Services Department, managing the successful implementation of strategic initiatives and improving community outreach. Prior to that, Gloria spent 25 years in corporate senior management, designing and implementing total quality management and service delivery programs.
We look forward to Gloria working with the team of committed staff and volunteers and how she will bring her fundraising skills to support RSVP’s campaign to establish the Community Food Bank and ensure that they raise sufficient funds to grow existing operations.
About Rainier Valley Food Bank
Rainier Valley Food Bank stands as a trusted community resource, serving as Seattle’s busiest food bank. The food bank fulfills over 6,000 requests for food each month.
The organization has built a successful weekly home delivery service for over 200 people unable to leave their homes, created partnerships throughout Seattle, Washington state and nationally, and cultivated a volunteer base of over 5,000 people donating around 1,700 hours every month.
The food bank has a strong and committed Board of Directors who meet regularly, as well as dedicated volunteer committees who create community events and fundraising initiatives to keep the food bank thriving.
New space & programming will offer critical emergency food services, in addition to a place to connect & learn about food. Rainier Valley Food Bank has a partnership with Mt. Baker Housing for a new site in Rainier Beach and they hope to break ground in 2020.
Learn more about Rainier Valley Food Bank here >
About Valtas Group
Valtas Group works as Interim Executive Directors, supporting organizations in times of transition and helps organizations navigate uncertainty during leadership change.
Valtas also leads the search process in partnership with the board and staff leadership, as consultants for recruiting and search to support organizations and identify the ideal Executive Director or leader.
Valtas partners with board members and senior nonprofit leaders on a variety of strategic consulting assignments. Valtas Group has a variety of comprehensive resources to guide your transition needs.
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