My Word for 2022: Gratitude

My Word for 2022: Gratitude

Each year, I choose a Word for the Year. Something to guide my thoughts and attitude, and hopefully create new habits. This year’s word: Gratitude. If you are like me, and if you peruse some of the self-help hippy-dippy web sites and magazines that I peruse,...
Can You Keep It Simpl(er)?

Can You Keep It Simpl(er)?

Sometimes, our organization’s fundraising (and other) efforts don’t need to be quite as complicated as we’ve made them. Can you keep things simple, or simpler? Especially as we round the corner of one year in our global pandemic? How much is too much...
My Word for 2021: Patience

My Word for 2021: Patience

Each year, I try to pick a word as my focus for the year. It’s part wish, part aspiration, part dream (as Cinderella sang, “A dream is a wish your heart makes…”). What was my word for 2020, the craziest, most unpredictable, most rollercoaster-y...