Chelsea has made it her life's mission to serve communities in need and create greater change. As a Programs Assistant at the Elks National Foundation, Chelsea manages a $5.5 million portfolio of more than 2,000 small community grants. Prior to joining the ENF, Chelsea served as an AmeriCorps member for two years. The first year she served with City Year Washington DC where she provided mentorship, tutoring, and social-emotional skill building to elementary students. After her first term, she relocated to Chicago and served at Albany Park Community Center, where she supported immigrants in obtaining the English skills necessary to pursue their personal goals.