Mapmaker Profile: Amy Paul

Mapmaker Profile - Amy Paul

Amy Paul is Communications Director of North Star Fund, a community foundation that supports grassroots activism in New York City. She has spent 15 years organizing around issues of immigration, civil rights, worker’s rights and youth development, for local and national nonprofit organizations. In addition to her passion for social justice causes, Amy believes in the power of art to build empathy, trust and perspective. Amy served as a Board Member of Adhikaar, founded “The People’s Walking Tour“, produced the Domestic Worker’s Theater Project, and co-founded Chili Third Thursdays, a rotating artists salon that took place in living rooms across Queens. In 2014, Amy participated in the Voices of Our Nation (VONA) writing workshop for emerging writers of color. She is a proud resident of Jackson Heights.

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