Dondré Young

Contact: 

Program Coordinator
dyoung@michiganfoundations.org

Here’s what I can help you with:

I can help connect you with individuals, institutions and tools that can help you maximize your impact on society.

Get to know Dondré:

What do you actually do all day long?
I assess the field of family philanthropy and work with key stakeholders to determine how to maximize impact in the communities that are served by family philanthropy.

What is the best part of your job?
Using my past grantmaking experience to add value to the conversations around family philanthropy.

Favorite flavor of ice cream?
I prefer lemon sorbet.

What music are you streaming?
90s music. I kind of have an old soul.

Why do you love where you live?
I love living near my hometown of Flint, Michigan because I can continue helping my fellow Flintstones who are still recovering from the Flint water and economic crisis.

If you could choose a super power, what would it be?
Super Physical and Mental Strength

Favorite book from childhood?
"Watsons Go To Birmingham" by Christopher Paul Curtis

Favorite book?
"Class and Schools" by Richard Rothstein

Dream vacation?
Dubai in the United Arab Emirates

Hobbies/ & Leisure Interests?
Playing the saxophone and clarinet