Lauren Vague is the Program and Project Manager for Uplift focusing on healthcare innovations. Ms. Vague has spent most of her career working with anti-poverty organizations focusing on vulnerable populations dealing with housing insecurity and food insecurity. Ms. Vague worked for over a year with Broad Street Ministry doing volunteer and program management and then moved to doing development and fundraising with LIFT Philadelphia. Her work with both programming and corporate partners allows her to see both the big picture and the day to day issues facing those she serves. Ms. Vague holds an Associate’s Degree in International Studies from Community College of Philadelphia and is currently working on a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Eastern University.