Community / Individual

Lauren Covington - United Way of Metro Chicago

Lauren studies and addresses social injustices and inequitable systems in the Chicago region. She's grappled with these issues from multiple standpoints, working in the following fields: urban/sustainable agriculture, food access, education, affordable housing, strategic philanthropy, and coding/technology as it applies to address inequity. Lauren's work in strategic philanthropy and coding/technology allows her to support the efforts of CLX by bringing experience in relationship-building, computer science work, and education to the table.