Monthly Archives: April 2009


“PostSecret” was started by Frank Warren a few years ago by inviting a lot of people, via many means, to send him a postcard revealing a secret.  I heard Warren speak at South-by-Southwest, a stirring, highly emotional event, during which … Continue reading

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Again, deadlines and persistence

Reviewing renewals in recent months, I see a lot of persistence in the mail.   But I’ve yet I haven’t seen much persistence applied in email fundraising … little for renewals and nothing for pre- and post-mail appeals. People for … Continue reading

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More on FC Barcelona

I recently spent a week in Barcelona, followed by four nights in upcoast Catalunya.  Hence the tardiness of posting here.  But anyway … Scoping around for info about FC Barcelona’s relationship with UNICEF, I read that the team has a … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona & UNICEF

Living in the US, and therefore essentially under a rock when it comes to futbol, I was surprised to recently notice the UNESCO prominently displayed on the front of FC Barcelona’s jerseys. This is brazen product placement that even STP … Continue reading

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