Reena Singh

Grant Writer and Development Associate

Reena Singh, Grant Writer and Development Associate

Reena Singh, Grant Writer and Development Associate

Reena is the grant writer and development associate for Alliance for Safety and Justice. Prior to her work here she served as a grant writer at Northern Virginia Family Service, a social service agency that provides wraparound services to support and empower low-income families. She cut her teeth in the development field at New Virginia Majority, where she performed fundraising duties for three sister organizations creating progressive and transformative state-level social change. In addition to managing grantmaking, grant reporting, grassroots fundraising and special events, she also worked in conjunction with communications team to unroll a monthly giving program. Reena is also a former journalist. Prior to her work in social justice, she wrote for the Watertown Daily Times as the regional education reporter, as a beat reporter for The Connection Newspapers, and as a volunteer journalist for The Virginian-Pilot, shining a light in dark places and uncovering truths through the written word. 

Reena earned a bachelor degree at Randolph-Macon Women’s College in 2010 and currently lives in Alexandria, VA.