Our Staff

Nicole Greal, MSW


Nicole holds a master’s degree in social work with a concentration in Transforming Justice Programs and Policies from the University of Chicago. Prior to joining Nourishing Hope in April 2021 as a therapist, Nicole worked with youth and adults living with severe and persistent mental illness. Nicole has provided therapeutic interventions to individuals in various community mental health settings and Cook County courthouse locations.

Nicole is originally from Michigan and moved to Chicago in 2013 to pursue her bachelor’s degree in psychology at DePaul University. In her free time, Nicole enjoys making art, cooking, spending time outdoors and going on adventures with her dog.

Nourishing Hope Exists Because of the Support of Our Neighbors.

With multiple food distribution programs that deliver the equivalent of 4 million meals each year, plus thousands of social service visits that empower healthy lives, Nourishing Hope strives to build a brighter future for all Chicagoans. Join us today!

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