Mariam is a social entrepreneur who values her alliance with GRID as the emerging direction for sustainable communities. She loves connecting donors to social enterprises and entrepreneurs, ensuring that the team at GRID has the resources we need to achieve critical outcomes for society. Mariam enjoys her daily grind at GRID helping to solve problems, generate a sustainable infrastructure, create exciting fundraising opportunities, and help funders find the most gratifying way to support this terrific organization. She uses yoga, meditation, hiking and her daily bicycle commute to bridge the intersections of social justice and personal well being. In her spare time, Mariam assists with the OMI Gallery at Impact HUB Oakland in addition to inviting support for arts and culture organizations in the Bay Area.