Charlie Veraza as a baby

Charlie Veraza

Title: Development Associate

Charlie Veraza serves as the Development Associate for the Colorado Children’s Campaign. He is responsible for providing support to the Development Department and assists in raising revenue to advance the mission of the Children’s Campaign. To that end, Charlie manages the Customer Reputation Database, is in charge of the monthly donor newsletter, and assists in the planning and execution of events and the building out of the giving portfolio. Before moving to the Denver area, Charlie worked as an intern for the Research and Development department of the Children’s Campaign. Additionally, he interned with 8 different organizations in Washington D.C., Brussels, and Colorado in both private and public sectors including the U.S. Department of State, Atlantic Treaty Association, and Governor Jared Polis’s Gubernatorial Campaign. He graduated from American University with a degree in International Relations.

Things You May Not Know:

Hometown: Mexico City, Mexico
College: American University
Major: International Relations
Favorite Children's Book: The Adventures of Tintin
Favorite Thing About Life in Colorado: The mountains!
Best Job You've Ever Had: Interning for the U.S. Department of State
Dream Job: Working in a Siberian Husky Kennel/Rescue
Best Thing About Working At The Children's Campaign: The office culture
Who You Idolize Most: Saul Alinsky
Most Likely To Be Found On A Slow Friday Afternoon: Walking around listening to podcasts
Favorite Colorado Getaway: Breckenridge
Favorite Sports Team: FC Barcelona
Proudest Accomplishment: Becoming published
Night Owl or Early Bird: Night owl
Things You Can't Live Without: My podcasts
Favorite Book: The Goldfinch
Talent You Would Most Like To Have: Sing well
Thing That Makes You Stand Out From Others: Dual Citizen
Your Motto: Know Thyself