Bukie Adekoje is the Institutional Giving Associate at Chicago Public Media. As part of the development team, she helps to raise grant support from foundations, corporations, government, and other sources for the institution. Bukie has spent the last six years working with various mission-oriented organizations.
She earned her bachelor’s degree in English and Africana Studies from Rutgers University in New Jersey and her master’s in Social Justice and Community Development from Loyola University Chicago. She lived in Nigeria before moving to New Jersey at age 11. Bukie enjoys running in the early mornings, exploring Chicago, and spending time with her family.