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As a certified nonprofit executive, my mission is to help nonprofit organizations attain their fundraising and public relations goals in the most efficient, thoughtful, high quality manner possible. I am the sole proprietor of Carolyn M. Appleton, Inc.; my full-time focus at present is EcoRise Youth Innovations.
- University of Texas at AustinLiberal Arts, 1977Middle Eastern Studies (B.A. With Honors)
- University of Texas at AustinFine Arts, 1985American 19th Century American Art (landscape painting). Meredith Long Scholarship. Elected to The Honor Society Phi Kappa Phi.
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Ukraine Troubles Lift Sunflower Oil Prices in India - India Real Time - WSJ
The troubles in Ukraine are already reverberating in India, disrupting the supplies of a crucial oil to Asia’s third largest economy--sunflo
Top 5 Reasons Your Nonprofit Will Fail Absent Inbound Marketing - Clairi...
Earlier this year I posted on the ONE big thing nonprofits absolutely must do in 2014: Adopt an integrated (fundraising combined with commun
Donate by doing: website asks people to make environmentally friendly pl...
Sponsoring low-carbon habits is a route to lasting behavioural change and making sustainable living mainstream
John Kerry slams 'new isolationism' and says US behaving like poor nation
Budget cuts will reduce global clout, warns secretary of state, and hints that US would consider military strike on Iran
Sustainability is now non-negotiable say delegates to the 2014 Sustainab...
“Sustainability is part of a concept called trust and it’s for this reason people buy from us.” This quote from Speaker Dan Germain, Head of
Inside Texas Entrepreneur Randy Best's Private Natural History Museum
Randy Best is a compulsive collector not just of businesses but also of ancient artifacts: "It's a remarkable connection to millions of year
Baby Boomers May Cause an Economic Tidal Wave in the US
There are numerous reasons why the coming demographic tsunami is bad for the U.S. economy, according to the aptly named blog "The Economic C
Stunning Science Visualization Contest Winners Show Us Pictures of Hidde...
The winners of a science visualization contest take us into the worlds of coral reefs, fuzzy plants, and stolen passwords.
Making a Difference in 6 Seconds: Using Vine for Good
Getting the attention of donors is one thing; keeping it is another. Attention spans are shorter-making Vine a great addition to your social
Baltimore Museum of Art receives major gift of contemporary photography
The Baltimore Museum of Art has received its most significant gift of contemporary photography in more than 25 years.
Carolyn M. Appleton, Austin Giving Pledge Having returned to Austin...
Austin Giving Pledge Having returned to Austin late last summer after being away for some 20 years, I wanted to share information about the
Carolyn M. Appleton, Flatbed Press Mark your calendars now for the...
Flatbed Press Mark your calendars now for the Flatbed Contemporary Print Fair, February 14 and 15, 2014 at Flatbed Press in Austin. “ Eventb
Why 'natural' beekeeping could save our honey-making friends
As colonies collapse around the world, Heidi Herrmann is putting her faith in what is best for the honey-makers, not the consumers.
Grant to help improve information technology for local nonprofits
A grant from a local foundation will help provide more reliable information technology to more than 40 area nonprofits.
15-Year-Old Figure Skating Prodigy Destroys Everyone In First Olympics R...
Russian figure skating phenom Yulia Lipnitskaya...
27 Shocking Numbers That Reveal the True State of the Union
Scary statistics on unemployment, inequality, climate change and more
U2 Say 'Invisible' Is a 'Sneak Preview' of New Album
Band will premiere the song in partnership with Bank of America and RED charity
Carolyn M. Appleton, NTC: Nonprofit Technology Conference "Register...
NTC: Nonprofit Technology Conference "Register today to change tomorrow." March 13-15, 2014 Washington Marriott Wardmark Park, Washington, D