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Carolyn Appleton
Works at Carolyn M. Appleton, Inc.
Attended University of Texas at Austin
Lives in Austin, TX
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Amplify Austin online giving day is Friday! My donation this year goes to Art From The Streets. A Vine from last December's art fair at the Austin Convention Center is below. Consider contributing to #AmplifyATX and help it raise $7 million in 24 hours this year! More than 500 nonprofits are participating.
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Day 2 of the #15NTC was great - shown is a quiet techie by Jill Bedgood's botanical painting series on the second level of the Austin Convention Center.
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Put a Take Care of Texas license plate on your vehicle and show everyone on the road that you Take Care of Texas. $22 of the $30 plate fee goes to support the Take Care of Texas program. I want to get a NEW Take Care of Texas License Plate. Order now!
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OMAHA, NEB. (PRWEB) February 27, 2015 -- Company to feature American Red Cross success story during conference March 4-6, 2015 in Austin, Tex.
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An estimated 7% of all greenhouse gas emissions are due to wasted food.
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I look forward to attending and doing a little "tweeting" - stay tuned!
 
Check out today's blog post for a look at the exciting social and networking events planned for SXSWedu this year! http://ow.ly/JSZJX
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Follow the 2015 Nonprofit Technology Conference on social this week! Truly enlightening - many excellent pointers on nptech.
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It's happening! The 2015 Nonorofit Technology Conference - follow #15NTC on social. 
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Enjoyed riding MetroRail today - when you live on the north side of town and are attending Austin Convention Center events, it makes life much easier! Lovely trains, clean and on time.
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Namibia’s outgoing President, Hifikepunye Lucas Pohamba, has won the $5m African leadership prize awarded by the Mo Ibrahim Foundation for his exemplary governance in Namibia, a small country in southern Africa that has a population of a little over 2 million people.
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Have her in circles
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Education
  • University of Texas at Austin
    Liberal Arts, 1977
    Middle Eastern Studies (B.A. With Honors)
  • University of Texas at Austin
    Fine Arts, 1985
    American 19th Century American Art (landscape painting). Meredith Long Scholarship. Elected to The Honor Society Phi Kappa Phi.
Basic Information
Gender
Female
Birthday
May 1
Other names
None (published early, hence I kept my maiden name even when married for a time in '80s).
Story
Tagline
Certified Fundraising, Communications and Public Relations Executive
Introduction
Welcome to my Google+ profile. My postings focus on topics of both personal and professional interest.

Mission

To help organizations attain their fundraising and public relations goals in the most efficient, thoughtful, high quality manner possible. I make use of technology where appropriate and helpful to enhance my productivity. Sole proprietor and staff member of Carolyn M. Appleton, Inc. (small company, big impact!).

Communicating

E-mail 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: The Nature Conservancy of Texas; Dallas Zoological Society (including a standing ovation from the Board of Trustees); BRIT: Botanical Research Institute of Texas; Art Museum of South Texas; and NABA: North American Butterfly Association. In 2011, I received a national “NTENy” award for outstanding volunteer service from NTEN: Nonprofit Technology Network. Ancestry: elected to membership in the National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution (first proven ancestor: Irishman John Honeyman). In 2013, I was informed two additional American Revolutionary War ancestors have been approved, Peter Brokaw and Andrew Ten Eyck (applications to prove two more are in progress). Earlier honors include election to The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi; receipt of the Meredith Long Scholarship in American Art; B.A. with Honors in Middle Eastern Studies; UIL choral and ensemble awards during high school; National Honor Society in high school; and various awards from my childhood work in Camp Fire USA.
Work
Occupation
Certified Nonprofit Fund Raising Executive (CFRE since 2004, certified and recertified every three years, always current)
Skills
Please see WordPress: carolynmappletoninc.wordpress.com.
Employment
  • Carolyn M. Appleton, Inc.
    President, 1996 - present
    One-person major gift fundraising company. Freelance for more than ten years; formally incorporated in 2007.
Places
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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