KIDS INITIATIVE INC

Maria Godoy

Grant Writing & Program Evaluation

Maria is an experienced researcher and analyst with a Masters degree in social policy from the University of Oxford, where she focused her studies on children and youth orphaned by HIV-AIDS in South Africa. She is dedicated to the development of collaborative, sustainable, and evidence-informed programs that work upstream to improve the lives of children, families, and their communities. She has lived in six different countries in Europe and South America and is an avid traveller. Maria has volunteered and worked in Winnipeg’s non-profit sector for ten years holding leadership positions at United Way and RaY Inc.