NGO, Non-Profit and Government Career Forum
Co-sponsored with NYU, GW, and UPenn

Washington, DC—On December 5, 2014, WFPG co-sponsored a Non-Profit and Government Career Expo with George Washington University, New York University, and the University of Pennsylvania. The event gave students an opportunity to meet over 30 NGO's, non-profits, and government agencies. The Forum also included a panel discussion with Lauren Dickey of the Council on Foreign Relations, Dara McLeod of Refugees International, Joan Perkins of the US Foreign Service, and Stefania Piffanelli of the United Nations Information Center. WFPG President Patricia Ellis moderated the discussion.


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WFPG President Patricia Ellis moderating the panel


Students attending the panel discussion

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WFPG Associate Director Kimberly Kahnhauser speaks
with a student attending the Forum


From Left: Lauren Dickey (CFR), Dara McLeod (RI),
Patricia Ellis (WFPG), Stefania Piffanelli (UN),
and Joan Perkins (DOS)

Participating Organizations

2Seeds Network, Inc.; AIESEC; American Red Cross; AmeriCorps NCCC; Ashoka: Innovators for the Public; Ayn Rand Institute; Cato Institute; Central Intelligence Agency; Clean Water Action; Congressional Budget Office; Democracy Prep; Department of Justice; FBI; Federal Aviation Administration; Federal Energy Regulatory Commission; FINCA International; Friends Committee on National Legislation; Fund for the Public Interest; Girl Rising; International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children; Manna Project; National Security Agency; National Trust for Historic Preservation; No Labels; NOAA Comissioned Officer Corps; Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement; Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation; Teach For America;; The Brookings Institution; The Heritage Foundation; The World Bank Group; US Department of Health & Human Services; US Department of State; US Securities and Exchange Commission; United Nations Foundation; US Peace Corps; Women's Foreign Policy Group; and WorldTeach.