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Nonprofits Thinking Like Businesses

Robert Egger is the Founder and President of the DC Central Kitchen, where unemployed men and women learn marketable culinary skills while foods donated by restaurants, hotels and caterers are converted into balanced meals. Since opening in 1989, the Kitchen has distributed over 20 million meals and helped over 700 men and women gain full-time employment. While Robert still maintains a day to day presence at the Kitchen, he devotes much of his time nationally, as the Director of the V3 Campaign (, which is working to get the voice, value and votes of the nonprofit sector recognized in every election in America.

Recorded On: Wednesday, May 06, 2009

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