Kidus Girma

Kidus Girma

Operations Associate, Development

Meet Kidus

Kidus joined YSC in June 2018 as the Operations Associate, Development in the New York City office. Prior to working at YSC, he worked at the Vassar Haiti Project in the development team focused on fundraising programming. He has interned and worked at multiple nonprofit organizations ranging from housing organizing to volunteer recruitment for older adults and differently-abled persons. He is thrilled at the opportunity to be a part of the YSC team.

Kidus graduated from Vassar College with a degree in Political Science with an interest in development studies and the politics of nonprofit work. In his free time, he enjoys biking around New York, learning how to build furniture, reading long-form investigative journalism, and making funny faces at babies on the subway.

Background

Did You Know?

If I were a super-hero, my powers would be…

teleportation because it would allow me to visit all my friends and family easily.

Something many people don't know about me…

is that I lived in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Paris, France, and Texas throughout my childhood.