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Carolyn M. Appleton
Works at Carolyn M. Appleton, Inc.
Attended University of Texas at Austin
Lives in Austin, TX
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Not what you might expect ...
Storytelling is an important aspect of nonprofit fundraising, but use it sparingly when it comes to writing grants.
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Another nice article about the program - Austin is lucky to be included!
The Nonprofit Technology Network will handle recruiting and placing experts into yearlong roles at organizations in eight cities.
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Formula E—a bold new attempt to electrify auto racing—makes its American debut (with a little help from Richard Branson, Leonardo DiCaprio and Michael Andretti)
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Wow!
Noisli is a fantastic background noise and color generator for working and relaxing. Plus Text Editor for distraction-free writing and Markdown support.
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Be sure to read my YouTube comments - had fun participating last holiday!
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Blue santa !!!!!!!!!!! that will be new to me .
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Updated my "look" - loving it!
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I am a sucker for foxes. Adorable!
A family in Whitehorse, Canada found a small abandoned puppy in the woods and rescued the baby animal. At least, that’s what they thought they had found. But it turns out the tiny fuzzy baby was definitely not a dog. Ralph Shopland and his family found the hurt animal alone near Marsh Lake. “I just […]
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Thanks to everyone for following me on Google+ and for including me in your circles. I appreciate your interest in my postings! Have a good weekend (e-postcard courtesy of Cartolina).
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Less than half of US aid goes to the world's poorest countries. It's time to change this. Send a postcard and tell President Obama to make sure at least 50% of our aid goes to the least developed countries.
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Education
  • University of Texas at Austin
    Liberal Arts & Fine Arts
    1) Middle Eastern Studies (B.A. With Honors: GPA 3.5); and 2) Nineteenth Century American Art (M.A., The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi: GPA 3.9).
  • CFRE International
    Nonprofit Fundraising
    Certified in 2004 and recertified continuously since then. Work spanning my career is documented by CFRE International (professional activities, volunteer activities and continuing education).
Basic Information
Gender
Female
Birthday
May 1
Other names
None (kept my name even when married for a time).
Story
Tagline
Certified Nonprofit Fundraising, Public Relations and Social Media Executive
Introduction
Welcome to my Google+ (personal) profile. My postings focus on topics of both personal and professional interest. I do have another business profile (see link below).

Mission

To help organizations attain their fundraising, public relations, social media and other communications goals in the most efficient, thoughtful, high quality manner possible.

Communicating

Email or mobile are best. Meetings in-person by appointment only. I am also happy to visit via Skype, Google+ hangout and other video conferencing services. Preferred e-mail: carolyn.appleton@att.net (as of July, 2013).
Bragging rights
Awards for excellence in work and volunteering: Texas Nature Conservancy; Dallas Zoological Society; BRIT: Botanical Research Institute of Texas; Art Museum of South Texas; and NABA: North American Butterfly Association. In 2011, I received an “NTENy” award for outstanding volunteer service from NTEN: Nonprofit Technology Network. For more, see LinkedIn.
Work
Occupation
Certified Nonprofit Fund Raising, Public Relations and Social Media Communications Executive
Employment
  • Carolyn M. Appleton, Inc.
    President, 1996 - present
    One-person major gift fundraising, public relations and social media company.
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Currently
Austin, TX
Previously
San Antonio, TX - Corpus Christi, TX - Dallas, TX - Nassau Bay, TX - Redondo Beach, CA - San Bernardino, CA - Torrance, CA - San Pedro, CA - Baltimore, MD - Norfolk, VA - Ridgecrest, CA - New York, NY - Rancho Palos Verdes, CA - Rossmoor, CA - Long Beach, CA
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512-954-4477
Email
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512-368-5727
Address
Austin, Texas