Derrick Williams has been a Duffy’s Hope, Inc. supporter since the organization’s origin and has served as Board Member since 2011. Raised in Wilmington, Derrick grew up on the Eastside of the city. His involvement with Duffy’s Hope affords him the opportunity to be a part of an organization that provides mentoring and community outreach to youth from his home city. The mission of Duffy’s Hope resonates with Derrick as the nonprofit organization’s service area covers where Derrick grew up as a youth himself. He can relate with the mission of Duffy’s Hope as he was once a young person from the same environment. Through his work with Duffy’s Hope, Derrick enjoys giving back to his local community. Derrick is the father of three and works full-time at Amtrak.