Author Archives: mthendricks

Thank You

THANK YOU to the Columbus Foundation and to the Homeless Families Foundation! I am so thankful for all of the opportunities that the summer fellowship program has provided me over the past 10 weeks! I have learned so much… about … Continue reading

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Back to School

Each summer, the Homeless Families Foundation helps families prepare for their children to go back to school. HFF’s goal is to provide each elementary school student with 2 new outfits and a backpack full of supplies. Middle school and high … Continue reading

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Volunteering For New Projects

I’m happy to report that my transportation study is essentially complete. I reviewed all of the information – and my related recommendations – with the Homeless Families Foundation’s executive director on Monday. And I’ll be working to create an abbreviated … Continue reading

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Working on Recommendations

THANK YOU to the Columbus Foundation for this morning’s learning session on career opportunities related to the non-profit sector. It was extremely helpful to hear from a  panel of highly successful professionals and to learn about how they got to … Continue reading

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An Exciting Week

Great news… the Homeless Families Foundation has a new website! Check it out to learn more about all of the work that is being done to assist families and children. Warning: You will be inspired to help out! Tomorrow night … Continue reading

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The Half Way Point

My transportation feasibility study continues! This week, I’ve been working to collect more information on all of the various transportation options that should be considered. In doing this work, I am constantly reminded that our children are very precious cargo! … Continue reading

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Gathering Information & Identifying Best Practices

First, I’d like to say THANK YOU to all of the community non-profits who have taken the time to meet with me or to speak with me on the phone. I have been learning a lot, and I am very … Continue reading

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