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Writing about the nonprofit world at About.com.
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  • About.com
    Guide to Nonprofit, 2005 - present
  • University of Iowa
    Director of University Relations, present
  • St. Louis University
    Director of University Relations, present
  • Girl Scout Council of Greater St. Louis
    Development Director, present
  • University City School District
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Expert on Nonprofit Orgs at About.com, covering all aspects of the nonprofit world.
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Writing about philanthropy, marketing, social media, fundraising, management, volunteerism and more -- mostly at About.com.


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Proud of two daughters who both work for nonprofits. Two stepsons hang out in Alaska and Hong Kong, one leading adventures in the tundra and the other working in international finance. Three grand kids. Four granddogs. A ton of bragging rights!
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  • Washington University in St. Louis
  • Saint Louis University

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Stay up with the latest in nonrprofit news and techniques. Read some of these top publications.
These publications are the most widely consulted in the nonprofit sector. They are must-reads for anyone working in a nonprofit.
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If your social media pages aren't active, then you've missed the point.
Is your nonprofit missing the whole point of social media? It's about engagement. Here's what research found out and how your nonprofit can improve.
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Don't let your social pages just sit there.  They are not business cards. Engage!
Is your nonprofit missing the whole point of social media? It's about engagement. Here's what research found out and how your nonprofit can improve.
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Joining or setting up a giving circle can make you charitable giving so much better. #philanthropy  
Giving circles are more popular than ever. Join with neighbors, friends or colleagues to make your charitable gifts focused and more meaningful.
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Make charitable giving fun with these apps!  #charitablegiving
What's a perfect match? Charitable giving and our smartphones! Here are 6 easy-to-use apps to make your everyday life more charitable.
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Use your smartphone for charitable giving with these 6 great apps. #charitablegiving  
What's a perfect match? Charitable giving and our smartphones! Here are 6 easy-to-use apps to make your everyday life more charitable.
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Nonprofits have caught on to the worth of paid ads on Facebook. Just see this ad by Kiva. But even small orgs with small budgets can afford ads if they are smart about their targeting. Here's how.
Feeling uneasy about trying Facebook advertising? It's easier and cheaper than you think. Just follow these tips.
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Keep it simple! Any organization can master social media.
Nonprofits can master social media by paying attention to the three online venues that really matter. Here's how to do it.
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This is not just loose change in the couch. You can seriously improve funding with employee matching gifts. #fundraising  
Matching employee charitable giving is fundamental to modern corporate philanthropy. But how do these programs work, and how can your charity benefit?
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Here are 8 myths about grants that you should reject right now. #nonprofit  
Starting a grants program isn't easy, but many nonprofits have misconceptions that hold them back. Here are eight myths you should ignore.
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Mission statements can be part of your branding. Here are 16 that work for today's #nonprofit.
These are not your father's mission statements. Mission is more important than ever, but charities have to appeal to today's donors. ​
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Even small #nonprofits  can compete for grants. Here's how.
Starting a grants program isn't easy, but many nonprofits have misconceptions that hold them back. Here are eight myths you should ignore.
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