Connecting local responses around the world
Started this discussion. Last reply by Jennifer Lentfer May 12, 2011. 5 Replies 0 Likes
I’ve been invited to speak at my alma matter and so I’ve been eagerly reading fellow bloggers’ recent advice for students and aid career seekers. See Tales from the Hood’s posts on…Continue
Tags: industry, humility, graduate, foreign, international
Posted on September 28, 2015 at 1:23am 2 Comments 1 Like
“Capacity building” has been in every job description or programmatic strategy of every international aid and philanthropic organization with which I’ve worked over the past 15 years. In some form or another, I’ve led, funded, or facilitated workshops, exchange visits, trainings intended to enhance the knowledge and skills of people who live in poor countries.
Along the way, as an “expat” aid worker, as a grantmaker, as a manager and a communicator, I’ve…Continue
Posted on December 8, 2014 at 1:06am 1 Comment 3 Likes
Fundraising Resources for Community-Based Organizations
Posted on October 20, 2014 at 1:14am 1 Comment 3 Likes
This morning when I googled "local response" + "ebola", here's some of the headlines I found:
Nurse's visit spurs Ohio Ebola fears
Florida: County and hospitals prepare for Ebola
As KU Hospital tests patient with Ebola-like symptoms, Lawrence agencies coordinate response
Denton City Council to be briefed on virus…Continue
Posted on January 27, 2014 at 3:27pm 0 Comments 0 Likes
By Isaac Roy Kyeyune, Director at FIND Partners International in Kampala. (This originally appeared as a guest post on how-matters.org.)
The year 2013 saw trends that are changing resource politics for civil society. These are a wakeup call to not only strengthen, but diversity your…Continue
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You have been featured on this community for your valuable contribution. Thanks Jennifer for the opportunity to learn from your experience!
Thanks for visiting the Constellation community today. Warm greetings!
Thanks Jennifer your responses especially to Michael. We can learn so much from your experience. I am hoping you can make it for the Global Learning Festival in Nov.
hello there Jennifer. I am Johnpierre, the wandering wonderer
It is a pleasure to stay touch with you and thank you for all the blogging activity you share with us.
Thanks for adding me as a friend.
Hi Jennifer, your dream and concern is in line with what I always think of achieving one day, by convincing international and local funders to fund direct on community needs.
Thanks for your regular postings in this community. They have helped me reflect deeply on some issue. I highly appreciate your contribution. We have not had a chat for some time and I miss our brief chats on skype.
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