Melanie Fernandez

Gift Services Specialist

Giving back is not only about giving back financially, but can be through giving a speech, volunteering, attending events, hiring FIU grads or even giving $5 dollars goes a long way here.

What do you love most about FIU and your involvement here?

FIU makes me feel like I am part of the university and everything I do is to expand the knowledge this university has. I love working here because it’s for the future Alumni. FIU has higher education that is affordable!

What advice would you give to a potential donor who is considering investing in FIU?

FIU is not only growing every day, but is such a welcoming university for everyone of any age. As a student, it’s incredible how far FIU has come along from the help of individuals, organizations and corporations.

Why do you think giving back is important to the advancement of FIU and its students?

Giving back is not only about giving back financially, but can be through giving a speech, volunteering, attending events, hiring FIU grads or even giving $5 dollars goes a long way here.

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