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Hello All, 

   My name is Gabriella, and I volunteered at Bethany House for a semester. I am a senior at George Mason, and I’ll be graduating with a major in Communications and minor in Nonprofit Studies. With my Nonprofit Studies minor recently declared, I have found a great interest in Bethany House. I worked closely with Jenny, the development associate, who was in charge of coordinating my tasks and keeping me feel like an asset to their team. I have helped with events to promote awareness, helped out at the shelter house. In addition, I have been learning the administrative side of the organization.

    Furthermore, I have been given the opportunity to put my class work into real life experiences. I have been able to talk to Jenny about the organization’s yearly strategic planning, and she gave me more insight of how they organization organizes their budget with support from grantors, individuals, churches, and community groups. She helped me understand the in’s and out’s of the nonprofit world, and I am grateful she made the time to do so. I have gained valuable experience and hope to work in the nonprofit sector or even start a nonprofit of my own one day.

Thank you to Jenny, Naomi, and Rachel who guided me though this experience.

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Get your haircut on December 5th to support Bethany House families!Salon Antoine announces ‘cut-a-thon’ for Bethany House

Salon’s doors on Sunday, December 5th from 11am to 4pm

All proceeds assist women and children recovering from domestic violence

Need a haircut? Want a new style? Would you feel good about helping change the lives of     victims of domestic violence for the better as you change your look?  Then call and book your visit to Salon Antoine on this very special day of fundraising for a worthy cause.

Salon Antoine announces a special, one day ‘cut-a-thon’ with intentions of raising funds in support of Bethany House of Northern Virginia, Inc. (BHNV).

Anyone who has their hair cut at Salon Antoine on Sunday, December 5th between the hours of 11am and 4pm will be contributing direct aid and encouragement for this cause. Every cent of earnings will go to BHNV and help combat domestic violence.

Salon Antoine and Spa 11092 Lee Highway, #101-A Fairfax, Virginia 22030 703.691.8878 http://www.SalonAntoine.com

 

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