The Freya Project is a monthly fundraising series that donates money to small non-profits located in communities that do not embrace the vital work they perform.
We are a 501c3 organization.
Nonie Brzyski spent years working in the non-profit sector. She is a Food52 contest winner and is featured in their second cookbook. She is currently at work on her first novel.
Natalka Burian received an MA from Columbia University where she studied Eastern European literature with an emphasis on the work of Leopold von Sacher-Masoch. She is the co-owner of two bars, Elsa and Ramona, as well as City of Daughters, a line of specialty cocktail goods. Natalka is the author of Welcome to the Slipstream, and she lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two daughters.
Angela Ledgerwood is the creator and host of the literary podcast Lit Up, a weekly conversation with some of the world’s most the most provocative writers. She currently writes about books for Esquire.com. She started her writing career interviewing artists for Interview Magazine, and was recently Cosmopolitan Magazine’s books editor-at-large. Previously she was a features editor at Cosmo where she interviewed some of her favorite people including Senator Elizabeth Warren, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand. Her nonfiction has been published in Marie Claire, The Coveteur and Condé Nast Traveler.
Aisha Muharrar is a writer and producer. She is The Freya Project’s newest board member.