List of Carolyn’s Posts

My mission is to help organizations, communities, donors and volunteers attain their fundraising, communications and public relations goals in the most efficient, thoughtful, high-quality manner possible.
Carolyn’s Nonprofit Blog was launched in 2011. This page provides links to posts – or thought pieces – since 2013. To read my primary articles, click on the menu bar at the top of the page. Thank you for visiting!

Most recent posts are listed first.

Every Day is Mandela Day | July 17, 2021

Inspiring Words in Challenging Times | July 3, 2021

Is Bigger Better? | June 1, 2021

GuideStar: Invaluable Nonprofit Resource | An Update | June 1, 2021

Fundraising Professionals Are Essential Workers | April 25, 2021

Quiet Time Has Been a Busy Time: Carolyn’s Update | February 22, 2021

2021 | Nonprofit Predictions | December 6, 2020

Why Art and “Looking” Matter | September 28, 2020

Grant Conversations | August 27, 2020

Research and Writing | Ideal Tasks While Working from Home | May 11, 2020

Habits of Mind in Challenging Times | March 16, 2020

Financial Literacy: The M in STEM | March 7, 2020

No Time Like The Present: Disaster Planning Helps Your Nonprofit and Community | February 20, 2020

2020 | Nonprofit Predictions | November 17, 2019

Building Your Nonprofit’s Credibility with Qgiv | November 7, 2019

Baby Boomers and Older Adults: Go For Startups | July 24, 2019

Apollo Program: Era of Optimism | A Personal Tale | July 14, 2019

Combatting Hate and “Dangerous” Speech | April 27, 2019

Rethinking Major Gift Fundraising | February 27, 2019

During Good Times, Don’t Forget to Prepare for Rainy Days | November 12, 2018

Trust Your Instincts | Early Career Lessons | August 4, 2018

Summer is “Development” Time | July 10, 2018

Digital Inclusion: As We Race Ahead, Let’s Be Sure No One is Left Behind | October 8, 2017

Hurricane Inspiration on the Gulf Coast | September 4, 2017

Being a Bridge | April 27, 2017

You and the Donor | April 19, 2017

Giving Thanks for Diversity | November 18, 2016

Media and Nonprofits | A Worthwhile Partnership | February 19, 2016

ONE Campaign and the Electrify Africa Act | November 29, 2015

Best of the Old and New | November 8, 2015

Nonprofit Fundraisers’ Bill of Rights | November 15, 2014

GuideStar: Invaluable Nonprofit Resource | August 4, 2013

Lots of Zeros | September 1, 2013

Engage Online Ambassadors | May 15, 2013

Emergencies: Use Social Media | April 25, 2013