Jennifer Bedon is the Chief Philanthropy Officer at Helping Up Mission (HUM). She has 20 years of experience in fundraising for causes that improve the quality of life for the people of Baltimore. Jennifer is especially passionate about the opportunity to help HUM expand our work to serve the needs of women and their children with our new Women’s and Children’s Center. Jennifer comes to HUM from leadership roles at Port Discovery Children’s Museum and the Parks & People Foundation where she worked to expand their programs to serve children and youth. Jennifer is a native Baltimorean, graduate of Notre Dame University in Baltimore, and in her free time, enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and daughters.