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Many of our members have expressed an interest in community service opportunities, and we heard you loud and clear! We are looking forward to embarking on a number of activities over the coming months, and welcome the membership to join in our first partnership with Bee Fabulous Moments, Inc. The mission of Bee Fabulous Moments...
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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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Meet Doni Crawford, the co-author of the “The Black Burden of COVID-19” and “What Does COVID-19 Mean for the Survival of Black-Owned Businesses?“, both featured in a DC Fiscal Policy Institute (DCFPI) blog series on COVID-19’s impact on the District’s Black residents. Since January 2019, Doni has been a policy analyst at DCFPI focusing on the...
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In March, Kathy J. Guillaume-Delemar, joined the senior team at the Center for Community Progress (Community Progress) as its new Director of National Partnerships. Kathy’s track record as a strategic advisor in the Washington region includes shaping the major gifts pipeline at Miriam’s Kitchen and growing the organizational impact of Jubilee Housing by leading a three-year,...
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The new year brought new opportunities for one of our WCCD members this year. Halley Henry, previously Communications and Fundraising Manager at the National Housing Trust, started a new role at the Coalition for Nonprofit Housing & Economic Development in January 2020 as Director of Advocacy and Communications. In her new role, Halley develops, manages...
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Congrats are in order! WCCD Member L. Tia Blount is featured in the February 2020 issue of Old Town Crier. The feature titled, “Tap Your Assets,” chronicles Blount’s journey of overcoming obstacles and pursuing her passion. Blount is the Founder & Principal of Saving Solutions, a minority, woman-owned marketing and business solutions firm specializing in...
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Jodie Harris was recently appointed Director of the Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund with the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Harris joined Treasury in 2007 as an associate program manager with the CDFI Fund and later served as senior advisor to the director. During her time with Treasury, she has managed grant programs and...
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