Nonprofit running a business? The future is here.

DreamTree Project in Taos is taking the plunge. I’ve talked to half a dozen non-profits this year interested in social enterprise. Social enterprise is widely acknowledged as a good idea. But not everyone is willing to take the risk. What pushed DreamTree over the line of caution into new territory in search of sustainable, predictable […]

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The Gift of Giving

The season for giving now includes giving away gifts. This blog post will take a look at the trend to donate gifts for birthdays, weddings, bar mitzvahs to the celebrant’s charity of choice and the potential impact that it has on the community. I picked up the phone to make a thank you call to […]

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3 Qualities of a Trustworthy Non-Profit

Having worked for a variety of non-profits, I draw clear connections between how a non-profit communicates and their values.

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