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Creating An Identity: The Case of the Caribbean Heritage Network

A long time ago, when I was twenty-two, I had no idea who I really was. I just knew who I was projecting wasn’t right for me. And I had picked the best place to reinvent myself: New York City. …
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The Great Grant Hustle

The Great Grant Hustle is the name I’ve given the first quarter of 2016. It encapsulates my belief that the first quarter is a time to submit as many strong grant applications as possible. Here are some tips on how to execute a great grant hustle for your organization…
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Always Eat Green Worms & Other Tips for Nonprofit Communication (From My Kids)

  Last week was my first week at work after spending a couple weeks with my two boys, both under age four. I was looking forward to interacting with adults again. But, my kids informed my writing and conversation as …
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#GivingTuesday – A Flurry Of Asks…

I got at least 20 requests for support on #GivingTuesday last week. How many did you get? Maybe we can make it a competition!

Regardless of the saturation of requests we all receive on this now annual campaign, its merits are many…
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“I Knew You Were Going To Say That” A Few Helpful Tips From MarkCon 2015

Last month, I attended MarkCon for a client of TakeTwo to gain some helpful hints about using media, messaging, and marketing to help further the nonprofits critical work.  An event full of experts sharing their incredible professional stories and expertise, …
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