Benefits

Benefits at Friendship Place

Our organization is committed to providing excellent benefits to our employees, and we are dedicated to creating a fun, flexible, and healthy work environment.

Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage

Our organization is committed to providing excellent benefits to our employees, and we are dedicated to creating a fun, flexible, and healthy work environment.

Disability and Life Insurance

FP provides short- and long-term disability coverage to all full-time employees (32 hours or more per week). Additionally, we provide a group life benefit.

Retirement Plan

All employees are provided an opportunity to participate in Arabella’s 403 (b) retirement savings plan. FP will match up to 5% of the contribution after 1 year of employment.

Professional Development

Friendship Place recognizes the value of professional development for its employees, and provides funds to eligible employees for training, membership in professional societies, and other development opportunities.

Flexible Spending Account

Eligible employees are provided with the opportunity to set aside pre-tax dollars for health and dependent care expenses.

Pre-Tax Transportation

FP provides employees the opportunity to use pre-tax dollars from their regular pay to purchase local transportation vouchers.

Leave and Vacation

Our organization provides employees with a competitive package of vacation, personal leave and floating holiday. Full time employees earn up to 20 days of vacation, floating holiday, personal leave per year. To support new mothers and fathers, FP provides paternal leave.

Your Donation Helps End Homelessness!

Your support for Friendship Place has a lasting impact. In 2020, our programs ended or prevented homelessness for 2,664 people, including 606 children in families and 661 veterans. We empowered 200 people experiencing or at risk of homelessness to get jobs through innovative, state-of-the-art job placement services. Friendship Place's programs collectively served a total of 3,432 people in 2020. Make a donation today in support of our work to end homelessness. Questions? Please feel free to call our fundraising office, 202.503.2970.

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