Keeping My Fire

Elisa Ortiz recently wrote a great piece about her journey into the nonprofit sector.  It got me thinking about mine and the challenges I am facing.  So for this Nonprofit Milleninal Bloggers Alliance post, I’m reflecting on why I’m in the sector. I didn’t get into the nonprofit sector because of a desire to feel … Read More »

20Under40: A Week Long Conversation about Leadership Changes in the Arts

Some time ago I posted about the call for submissions for the 20Under40 anthology which will feature 20 essays by emerging leaders in the arts about the future of arts and arts education.  To follow up with this amazing project they are hosting a week-long discussion for emerging leaders in the arts to talk about … Read More »

Introducing the Nonprofit Millenial Bloggers Alliance

In the almost two years that I have been blogging I have learned so much about the nonprofit sector and the challenges that young employees face.  This has motivated me to act and to connect with those who share my passion for creating a culture in the sector that values and actively supports young employees. … Read More »

Lessons on Social Change from Mayor Cory Booker of Newark, New Jersey

Last night I had the opportunity to attend a talk hosted by Dean Ellen Schall of NYU Wagner and Newark Mayor Corey Booker about the challenges—both cultural and systemic—in bringing about reform.  While he was speaking primarily about government, his words are of great use to organizations and individuals working for  social change. Organizations: Coordinate … Read More »