Category Archives: Habitat for Humanity

Mission Matters

I work with a lot of nonprofit board members.  No board member has ever told me they joined a nonprofit’s board because they couldn’t wait to attend long meetings. No board member has told me that the reason for joining … Continue reading

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Demystifying the magic of the media

Nonprofit organizations want to share their message with donors, volunteers and the entire community.  So, nonprofit professionals are faced with trying to communicate their message to hundreds of thousands of people, with practically no marketing or advertising budget (trust me, … Continue reading

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As Advertised

Last year I volunteered as part of Habitat for Humanity’s Global Village Program to build houses for a week in Guatemala.  It was an amazing experience to work side by side with local residents to increase the number of simple, decent … Continue reading

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