Category Archives: Employment

Refugee Farmer Project.

Farmers of all cultures and backgrounds tend to share a culture of reciprocity: since the work of growing ebbs and flows throughout the season, farmers often pool their efforts during busy times. Under the US’s Fair Labor Standards Act, however,¬†volunteer … Continue reading

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Volunteers, Employees & Interns.

On May 22, I attended a videoconference of a workshop entitled¬†Managing Volunteers:¬†Understanding the Legal Impact, sponsored by Pfizer, DLA Piper, Habitat for Humanity, and Dorot. Our local Baltimore videoconference site, held at DLA Piper’s beautiful office in Mount Washington, was … Continue reading

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TESTIMONIAL

I came to the seminar not knowing what to expect.

I hoped that I would learn everything I would need to set up a small nonprofit in Baltimore. That is exactly what happened.

At the end of the seminar, I had a check list of things I need to do, which for me is perfect.

Cristi Demnowicz