Saffina has been with Vancity Community Foundation since 2019.
Prior to this, she has worked in various capacities with Vancity Credit Union. She has also worked as a frontline worker in social services with youth experiencing addictions and women fleeing violence and has always been passionate about serving the community. That is why she is excited to work at Reaching Home and help prevent and end homelessness and the cycle of poverty. Saffina holds a Bachelor of Arts from Simon Fraser University in Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies and Islamic History as well as a diploma in Social Service Work from Langara College. Outside of work, Saffina enjoys volunteering, reading, and trying new restaurants.