Chris Rutledge,Vice President, External Affairs Development & Communications firstname.lastname@example.org 202.957.7834
Chris Rutledge has more than 25 years of experience in the non-profit sector, serving in both development and programmatic roles. His fundraising experience includes success with individuals, foundations, the Federal Government, corporations, international bodies, and labor unions.
Prior to his role at Friendship Place, Chris provided programmatic and fundraising leadership to such organizations as AARP Foundation, the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty, New York University, Columbia University, Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan Washington, and the U.S. Catholic Bishops Conference.
A husband and proud father of two daughters, Chris has served 5 years as a PTA President, and is a member of the Montgomery County Council of PTAs Board of Directors. He lives in Silver Spring.
Yimka Odebode,Director of Media, Marketing & Communications Development & Communications email@example.com 202.306.1958
Chris Koerner,Director of Lead Gifts Development & Communications firstname.lastname@example.org 202.290.4435
Kathy Lowy,Director of Foundation Relations Development & Communications email@example.com 202.460.5802
Chris Cannedy,Community Engagement Manager Development & Communications firstname.lastname@example.org 202.503.2971
Alan Banks,Community Engagement Associate Development & Communications email@example.com 202.503.2969
Abril Gray-Porter,Development Associate Development & Communications firstname.lastname@example.org 202.248.3090
Lynn Amano,Advocacy & Community Organizer Development & Communications email@example.com 202.364.1419
Julyann Moon,Communications Consultant Development & Communications firstname.lastname@example.org 770·815·8056
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Your Donation Helps End Homelessness!
Your support for Friendship Place has a lasting impact. In 2022, our programs ended or prevented homelessness for 4,497 people, including 600 children in families and 750 veterans. We empowered 136 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.