The Mary Black Foundation was established as an independent grantmaking organization focused on improving the health and wellness of the people and communities of Spartanburg County, SC.
Ureka Wright joined the Foundation in January 2017 as Administrative Assistant. Ureka comes to us after working in the same capacity at Sherman College of Chiropractic where she was a member of the Pride Committee and participated in various campus events.
Ureka earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting Information Systems from DeVry University in Decatur, Georgia. She gained experience and a love for working in the non-profit industry by participating in community outreach with her church and volunteering at schools in the Atlanta area. She is a native of Columbus, Ohio, but lived in Atlanta, Georgia for twenty years. Her husband is from Bronx, New York.