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Building a Fund Development Program for Your Organization

Written By: Marlene Mulligan, Design & Development

Let’s start here. What is the difference between fundraising and fund development? Fundraising is activities you undertake that garner donations and sponsorship like events, campaigns, grant writing, etc. 885 more words


Three Ways to Move Your Fundraising Forward

By: Patricia Kern, CFRE, Kern + Associates

There’s an old Wayne Gretzky quote that I love: “I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been.” 504 more words

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Hiring Great Fundraisers (or anyone else for that matter)

Human resource professionals and hiring managers often ask me if there are certain qualities to look for in prospective new hires that are likely to make them extraordinarily successful in their roles.  470 more words

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The Sky is Falling! What Programs are You Cutting?

Written By: Marlene Mulligan, Design and Development

“What the…???” Is that your reaction to this title? Yes, I am trying to be provocative, but I’m also serious. 557 more words


I Just Said Yes!

Charlie was my classmate starting in grade six – 1963. We remained friendly through to graduation in 1970. Rugby was our common ground. I organized reunions and Charlie came to most of them. 339 more words

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With Gratitude

Special thanks on behalf of  families of individuals with MECP2 Duplication Syndrome to my colleagues Fred Orelove and Donna Gilles who have decided to assign 100% of the royalties of our forthcoming book, … 156 more words


Time to Pause and Reflect

Madison was born June 4, 2015. The birth of my/our first grandchild is cause for rejoicing, reflection and personal review. These moments come to each of us at unpredictable times in our lives. 238 more words

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