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Funny Animal Video – Pandas @Play – EXPLICIT VERSION

Explicit version of Pandas @play. Enjoy!

Continue Reading March 12, 2015 at 10:51 am Leave a comment

Attitude of Gratitude

I am thankful for:

  • The many years I had with FeeBee
  • So many friends, all over the world
  • Good health – relatively speaking for a woman of “my age”
  • Roof over my head, food in the fridge and bed to sleep in
  • A job and career I love
  • Laughter
  • Freedom of choice
  • Democracy – despite living without representation currently 😦
  • Julia Child, Jacques Pepin – old school I know 🙂
  • Orchids, plants, herbs, deck design
  • Electronic readers, books and magazines
  • Biking – commuter or road
  • Good public transport
  • Seth Godin who makes me think
  • Podcasts and podcasting

March 6, 2013 at 10:53 am Leave a comment

I’ve Been Crying

FeeBee and I had a great many great years together. Fortunately, or not, her passing was quick and I hope painless. She was fine one day and not the next. While it is hard to have to make the decision, it was the best one for her – although not for me.

Continue Reading March 3, 2013 at 6:21 pm Leave a comment

RT @fundchat: #fundchat prep: A Pinteres

RT @fundchat: #fundchat prep: A Pinterest Primer – http://t.co/o67kojFE #nptech #fundraising #nonprofits TY!!!!

March 14, 2012 at 8:25 am Leave a comment

Happy Holidays & News!

I have accepted the position of Senior Director for Development at the World Food Program USA. I am truly honored to work for an organization making a global difference.

Continue Reading December 6, 2011 at 9:50 am 1 comment

September 11, 2001 – Never Forget

These are random thoughts as I listened to the Concert to Honor presented by Washington National Cathedral on Friday September 9 2011 at the Kennedy Center. You can view the concert here. I have done very little editing here. So you will have to excuse errors in syntax and grammar.

Continue Reading September 11, 2011 at 1:48 pm Leave a comment

Passover Passion

For me, Passover is the ultimate of storytelling. Tonight begins the eight day celebration of Passover.

Continue Reading April 18, 2011 at 9:35 am Leave a comment

Keeping Donors Engaged: Best Practices for Donor Relations & Stewardship

Tuesday, January 25 – 12noon – 1pm CST
Mid to Experienced Fundraising Professionals
Twitter stream #FRDR

Continue Reading January 21, 2011 at 10:01 am Leave a comment

Gone too Soon

Last month a colleague shared with me the death of a friend and fellow fundraiser. It was truly a shock that this vibrant, talented person had died.

Continue Reading December 2, 2010 at 10:23 am 4 comments

Passionate About….

Successful people I know in the nonprofit sector are passionate. Every day at nonprofit organizations staff, volunteers and Board members are changing lives and saving lives. Sometimes it’s hard, thankless work. But we aren’t working or volunteering in the sector for the thanks (or the pay).

Continue Reading March 30, 2010 at 9:45 am 1 comment

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