Food For Friends: Turning an Idea into Reality
Entrepreneurship / Non-profit / Student Success

Food For Friends: Turning an Idea into Reality

By Victoria Skrivanos, GWU May 2019 Eight years ago, I started Food For Friends, a non-profit organization that feeds the homeless in and around my local community. On the Last Saturday of each month, Food For Friends hosts a lunch/dinner at the Greek Orthodox Church in my community. Cooking has always been a huge part … Continue reading

Job Search / Non-profit / Uncategorized

The non-profit sector: what’s in it for you?

When the subject of working for a non-profit comes up in conversation (believe me, it does), the discussion usually centers on a trade-off between lower pay and better benefits. And although there can the promise of longer vacation time and flexible working hours, there is a lot more to working for a non-profit than time … Continue reading