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Keep Asking The Questions

Hey! How are you? No, really how ARE you? Things are weird, unprecedented, uncertain…ahh so much bullsh*t language. I honestly think sometimes I might be more anxious and exhausted trying to come up with new ways to talk about what’s happening than what’s actually happening…fellow writers, do you know what I’m saying? Anyway, John and…

Field Report: Fundraising Right Now

Agent Jen here. This is a guest post from an anonymous fundraiser working in the trenches during the COVID-19 pandemic. Sending love and light to fundraisers everywhere… XO I’ve been reflecting on the last three weeks and the stories I have heard from fellow fundraisers. And this is what came out, about the reality of…

10 F*cking Years!

Readers, there is A LOT I can say about the last 10 years here at the Agents of Good. But most importantly, I want to thank you for being part of this gongshow. Our readers, clients, colleagues, family and friends are the reason we love what we do and nothing we do would be possible…

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Money Follows Value

This week your Agents of Good are proud to be presenting at the CAGP National Conference in Montreal. The Godfather of Good and I will share everything we know about Your Legacy Love Story. And one of my favourite parts of the session is sharing the most important lesson I ever learned in fundraising, which…

Interviews & Conversations

This week, I’m delighted to be featured on Simon Scriver’s Amazingly Ultimate Fundraising Superstar podcast! Have a listen and I’d love to hear what you think and hear about any of your favourite fundraising conversations.  Listening back, one of the themes that weaves through our chat is how to approach conversations with beneficiaries, program staff…

#DonorLove Echoes

I recently had the privilege of being on The Small NonProfit Podcast with my fierce feminist fundraising colleague Cindy Wagman to talk all things #donorlove. I love conversations like this, and I always find that these conversations help me define, redefine and improve the language we use around #donorlove. These #donorlove echoes are everywhere, if…

Delighters!

“Hey sis, how’s the new washing machine?” Now, wait. Most of the time, my bright, challenging and ass-kicking sister and I talk about feelings, fine wine and other far more interesting pursuits than laundry. But, in this case, she had asked me to sit at her house for an unreasonable amount of time for the…

Wonder. Joy. Delight!

This holiday season, the Agents of Good are proud to have supported 2 amazing organizations in honour of our inspiring clients. Here, we share with you the stories of why we made these gifts! <3 Story #1: Ripple Refugee Project You remember the feeling yourself. And you also relive the feeling over and over again…

Ms Rupt Now!

We’re talking about it. All of it. All things feminism and fundraising. Ms. Rupt Now is a community of women fundraisers who embrace diversity of thought, experience and opinion, disrupt the status quo, move philanthropy forward and lift each other up. This International Women’s Day, we are launching Ms. Rupt Now gatherings for women in…