Archive for May, 2011
Monday, May 30th, 2011
This guest post was written by Kate, a soon-to-be MBA grad determined to do good while doing well. She’s interested in how to increase giving to the highest-performing non-profits, and the intersection between for-profit and non-profit social innovation. She blogs…
Thursday, May 26th, 2011
As part of taking a break, I thought I’d go through and share posts that have remained in my draft file for one reason or another. I’d completely forgotten about this post. It’s some of the findings from a reader…
Monday, May 23rd, 2011
This guest post was written by Katherine Wertheim, CFRE. Katherine has been a professional fundraiser for more than 20 years, she blogs at Werth-It.
I admit it, I’m a dinosaur. When I first started fundraising, if I wanted…
Thursday, May 19th, 2011
This is yet another post that has lingered in my “draft” file for months. It was inspired by the post Peace Corps: America’s most extensive SWEDOW (stuff-we-don’t-want) operation? on Dave Algoso’s blog Find What Works.
I am essentially a…
Sunday, May 15th, 2011
The car is packed and I’m off for a laid back job in Yellowstone National Park for the summer. My goal is to come back rejuvenated and reenergized in the fall.
While I’m away a new guest posts will be up every…
Saturday, May 14th, 2011
Here’s my last link roundup before I head out. I can see from the number of posts that I let it go too long, sorry about that.
Donated dress and a struggling industry – TheStar.com
Thursday, May 12th, 2011
Wednesday, May 11th, 2011
Today Congress is holding a hearing related to people that have been raped in the Peace Corps (PC) and the way the Peace Corps treated them both in country and after they returned to the states. You can read a
Tuesday, May 10th, 2011
I’m spending my days getting ready to take a hiatus from the aid world for the summer. As such, I’m having a hard time concentrating on writing serious blog posts, so I thought I’d share with you a personal…
Friday, May 6th, 2011
It’s been a long and difficult six years, and it’s taken a toll on my mental, physical and financial health. So I’ve decided it’s time to get away for a while and recharge my batteries. I’ve accepted a laid back…