Emily Erickson working with Boone County Foundation

Emily Erickson, daughter of Joe and Janelle Erickson of Albion, received an internship this summer, working within the Boone County area on behalf of the Nebraska Community Foundation and Boone County Foundation Fund.
Erickson is currently a student at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, double majoring in Public Health and Spanish. She will be a sophomore this fall.
Boone County Foundation Fund is an affiliated fund of the Nebraska Community Foundation, which administrates funds for over 250 organizations across Nebraska to help grow small communities, and assists them through projects and internships.
The whole purpose of NCF is to improve the quality of life for people all across the state, which connects with the Boone County Foundation Fund’s main ambitions within the local community. The intern program is centered in philanthropic work and aims to focus on connections within hometowns, learning life skills, and building networks with other creators.
Complete story by Julia Nore in the July 7 Albion News/Boone Co. Tribune, and Petersburg Press