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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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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).
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Gender
Female
Birthday
May 1
Other names
None (kept my name even when married for a time).
Story
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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 G+ 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. Email: carolynmappleton@gmail.com
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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Austin, Texas

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So excited! Please join us in August at Blackfinn Ameripub at The Domain for a happy hour ONE update. Follow the link to RSVP. Appetizers are "on ONE."
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See what 10 nonprofits were ranked on Target Marketing's 2015 Top 50 Mailers list.
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Can't say enough good things about them.
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As President Obama travels to Africa, Clooney's human rights group is pushing a new strategy to stop gruesome crimes in the region.
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Older advisors are still trying to figure out how to connect with the millennials whom they hope will some day take over their practices.
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U2's frontman Bono will work with Revo on the “Buy Vision, Give Sight” campaign, which is intended to improve eye care in underprivileged communities.
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On Monday, July 27, the National Executive Board ratified a resolution that removes the national restriction on openly gay adult leaders and employees.
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August is coming up soon! I'd love to see you there.
 
I'm hosting an Arbonne coffee at The Domain on August 1. If you'd like to join us, send me an email (see the invitation).

My Arbonne board on Pinterest provides the context: https://www.pinterest.com/CMAppleton/carolyn-arbonne/
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Follow the link for information about our local NTEN affiliate. See the "More" tab for access to downloadable docs, and a new poll regarding future Meetup topics (input welcome).

I am one of a team co-organizing the local volunteer tech club. But if I can be of help, comment below or email me any time. Thanks!
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Eric Edwards owns 1,600 pieces of African art—worth an estimated $10 million dollars—in his Brooklyn apartment. His fascination with collecting African art began in his youth, he explains in this documentary by Mark Zemel, and was prompted by his father's worldview. "He knew we would experience racism and he wanted to basically inoculate us from feeling less important or inferior than anyone else," Edwards says. "His way of doing that was to teac...
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