Julia Wade

Director of Volunteers, DOMUS

Julia Wade was hired by Domus as its first Volunteer Coordinator in November 2010. In that time she has placed approximately 1000 volunteers in opportunities ranging from Done-In-A-Day projects, to weekly mentoring or tutoring engagements, to designing and executing initiatives and programs that allow Domus to expand its offerings. In the age of active and meaningful engagement that positively impacts outcomes for vulnerable children, she has created a model that is both challlenging and rewarding for Domus volunteers. Prior to joining Domus, Julia was Program Manager at the Stamford Partnership where she chaired Stamford's Complete Count Committee (Census), convened the Stamford West Side Neighborhood Revitalization Zone, co-chaired the marketing committee for Neighbors Link Stamford, and identified over 150 young people to participate in a new Work & Learn program. In addition, she also serves on Stamford's Board of Education and is on the board of Habitat for Humanity Coastal Fairfield County