February: Month of Inspiration and Celebration!
Spring has finally sprung in Washington, DC! Despite February’s cold weather we had an amazing month at FAN of inspiration and celebration! Local rap artist Lightshow came by to offer some words of encouragement and inspiration to FAN program participants. A SE DC Native who has performed alongside fellow D.C. rappers Wale and Shy Glizzy, […]
FAN Welcomes Two of the Mexico 125!
We are so excited to announce the arrival this week of our two interns from Mexico! Felicitas Figueroa Adan (on the left) is an engineering management student with an interest in business management. Arleth Gallegos Rocha (on the right) is a psychology student who brings a wealth of experience working with children in mental health settings […]
Another Amazing Partnership with Fundraisr!
What happens when a group of Georgetown students who are passionate about social justice make a commitment to make a sustainable difference for Washington DC small non-profits? Fundraisr was born! This student organization (soon to be non-profit) provides pro-bono fundraising services to nonprofits in Washington D.C. focused on community and human development, allowing the organizations to […]
New Partnership with CPDC
FAN is pleased to announce our new partnership with Community Preservation Development Corporation (CPDC). CPDC is celebrating 25 years as a premier, not-for-profit real estate developer dedicated to providing safe, high-quality, and affordable housing for low and moderate income individuals and families. FAN’s after school program will operate in the Meadowbrook Run Community Center in […]
FAN’s New Building!
Every once in a while someone comes along to change the lives of others. It’s people like Jennifer Rice who make FANs work in the community possible. Thanks to the generosity of Ms. Rice, FAN will have a new and permanent home to continue providing a safe haven to the youth in our program. Ms. […]