Our team

Emily Petway

Emily is the founder and executive director of GiveNKind. She is responsible for all aspects of the organization’s operations and leadership. Emily has a background in education, including 15 years of public school teaching and 7 years working in education programs management. Emily also launched the Atlanta chapter of Becca’s Closet in 2009, a nonprofit that donates formal wear to girls in need, before moving to Chicago.

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Carla Maranto-Arnold

Carla is the director of the PA chapter of GiveNKind. She has a background in public administration and worked in international higher education for 12 years at Dickinson College and 3 years with federal TRIO programs. She also works on program development and website management for the national organization.

Molly Shapiro

Molly Shapiro

Molly is a Logistics Coordinator with GiveNKind, helping to virtually place donations in California, Texas and Illinois. She brings experience leading teams, setting strategy and implementing programs in the healthcare management industry. More recently, she has focused her energy on raising awareness and funds for a variety of family-focused charities in Lake County, Illinois.

Our Interns

Erin Karasewski

Erin is business major with a legal studies minor. She is a member of the Class of 2021 at Lake Forest College.

Manisha Kumar

Manisha is a student at Lake Forest College and is interested in Business, Marketing and Digital Media Design.

Riley Medley

Riley is a double major in business/marketing and religion. She is graduating from Lake Forest College in May 2021.

Our Volunteers

Our work is not possible without our many volunteers across the country. Thank you!

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Locations

Illinois GiveNKind Center
355 Hastings Drive
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
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Pennsylvania GiveNKind Center
Morris Avenue
Carlisle, PA 17013
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