Christi joined our team in January 2017 as the Help Me Grow (HMG) Northeast Alabama Regional Care Coordinator at United Way of Etowah County. Christi is a graduate of Auburn University and began her career at the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce in Carrollton, Georgia where she served as Vice President of Membership Services. She returned home to Gadsden to join the team at Enrestoration, Inc., a comprehensive program serving adolescents to adults with physical and intellectual disabilities, as Day Habilitation Director, Director of Supported Employment, and Director of Client Services. She also served as Patient Advocate for Riverview Regional Medical Center. Christi served as a volunteer, committee member, and Loaned Executive with the United Way of Etowah County for many years before joining the HMG team. Christi is married to Scott Mayo and has been blessed with four children and four grandchildren.
Help Me Grow Alabama is a program of the Alabama Partnership for Children as an affiliate of the Help Me Grow National Network.
Help Me Grow Alabama is funded by the Alabama Department of Early Childhood Education through the Preschool Development Grant, the Alabama Department of Human Resources, and the Alabama Department of Mental Health through a Project LAUNCH Grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Association. In addition, Help Me Grow Alabama is supported by an AmeriCorps State Grant from the Corporation for National and Community Service provided by The Governor's Office of Volunteer Services.
Help Me Grow Alabama partners with 2-1-1 Connects Alabama for implementation in nine regions of the state.