About This Hub

Join the AF-DC Hub to learn and develop your skills in the nation’s capital area with a unique group of liberty-minded peers. We offer multiple opportunities to learn from established professionals, network with prominent leaders in the community, and expand your influence.

Are you interested in fun and unique networking events? Attend our Writers Happy Hour, annual AF Gala, and more!

Are you interested in expanding your skill set and learning from established professionals? Join our Writing Fellows Program, learn at our “Welcome to Washington” panel, and more!

Are you interested in volunteering and being a part of a team working for liberty? Volunteer for one of our events or join our leadership council!

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Hub Director

Lydia Pitea

Lydia Pitea

Lydia Pitea is the Director of the Novus Society, a program for young philanthropists at DonorsTrust, the Community Foundation for Liberty. Her primary responsibilities include recruiting new members for Novus, creating programs and tools to guide and develop members in their giving, as well as coordinating events and conferences for DonorsTrust as the Program and Events Manager. Lydia joined DonorsTrust in 2016 as a participant in the Koch Associate Program where she started out as a Marketing Associate and later continued on the Growth Strategies Team as a Marketing and Events Manager. When not helping young givers at Novus Society, Lydia can be found hosting fun events for young professionals with America’s Future as the DC Hub Director. Lydia is an avid reader and traveler, an excellent petter of cats, and a believer in all things magical (and yes, that means unicorns).