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June 9, 2020
Heather Hart
When the Washington Business Journal announced its HR Impact Award honorees, WCCD member Heather Hart was on the list! For the past seven years Heather has served as the the Director of Human Resources at the DC Housing Finance Agency (DCHFA). Among the Agency’s 50 staff members Heather is known for her hands on approach and daily...
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The nonprofit and advocacy sector in the District of Columbia employs over 70,000 employees.[1] While some of these organizations are focused on national policy, local nonprofits play an important role in service delivery—from out-of-school time programs, to community collectives providing services to the most vulnerable residents. The D.C. Policy Center implemented a questionnaire between March 19...
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Food advocate Anela Malik talks about food as politics and her directory of black-owned businesses Food writer and advocate Anela Malik. Photograph by Anela Malik. Soon after Covid-19 hit, DC food writer and advocate Anela Malik began compiling a list of black-owned restaurants and food businesses that are open during the pandemic on her blog, Feed the Malik. Since then...
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