The Dream Refugee Mentorship Program is an initiative facilitated by Dream Refugee that aims to help students who are or were refugees gain access to professional mentoring, scholarship aid, and a network of connections in order to help them succeed in their high school and post-secondary education.
Mentor: Diana Chaman earned her Master of Public Administration from the Maxwell School of Syracuse University and her B.Sc. in Political Science. She has five years of experience in the non-profit sector. Most recently, she served as a project manager for the Rural Agroindustry Network of Peru where her job focused on sustainable rural development in Andean communities through capacity building. She co-authored the Peruvian National Strategy for Family Farming and Food Security. She is a board member of Meals on Wheels as well as a former Project Manager with The Global Food Banking Network. Currently, she works as a Child hunger Program Specialist at Second Harvest Heartland.Diana is also a De Sardon Glass and World Bank 2015 - Ideas for action Awardee.