The Holidays are among us, and many are planning for the times where they will be with family. I am planning and preparing food and activities for the little ones. My thoughts are are running full speed. "How will we make it every where in a span of three days? Will I even get to… Continue reading Politics at the Dinner Table?
Have you ever heard a rule and thought, "Why does that rule need to be there?" I found myself asking that question just this morning. I began to think about all the times I ask the question of someone, a situation, or myself, "Why?" Maybe it is because I am a millennial or maybe it… Continue reading Why?
How can I change the world? Can someone like me truly make a difference. I like to think that we can. That I can. That you can. But it is not done in the masses. No, world change rarely begins with a large crowd in a huge stadium. It rarely begins with a lot of… Continue reading 3 Ways to Inspire Hope
"That is impossible." You may have said this once or twice in your life. I know I have, many times. I have said this phase in two different context though. In one context I am using this phrase as an excuse to not do something because I believe that I can't do it. "THAT is… Continue reading Go Where Impossible Things Happen
This is my second post in this newly formed blog. I am waiting to publish it on social media. I would like to have more post and create a consistent writing routine. This week I want to explore the idea of fundraising being an art. My artistic experience with fundraising began in January 2014 when… Continue reading Why is Fundraising an Art?
I am beginning this blog as a beginner in the fundraising world. I have recently started my first job as a Resource Development Director for the Ark-La-Tex Crisis Pregnancy Center. My hope is that this blog will help me to track my growth, to learn through writing, and to spark conversations about the topic of… Continue reading Passions Into Actions