Share our Strength, Grassroots Advocacy & Youth Engagement
Patty Gentry joined No Kid Hungry in 2008 and began her journey on the fundraising side, supporting over 80 culinary events. In 2014, Patty’s passion for ending childhood hunger and the role young leaders could play in the solution brought her to take on the role as Senior Manager of Grassroots Advocacy & Youth Engagement. She is working to create long-term, meaningful engagement opportunities for young leaders and individuals in the fight to end childhood hunger. Originally from Sims, Indiana, Patty attended Manchester College, and joined No Kid Hungry after working with several youth and hunger & homelessness-focused nonprofits in Indiana and Washington, D.C. Most recently as program coordinator for the Institute on Philanthropy & Voluntary Service, where she advised and supported college students throughout the service-learning immersion program.