Archive for June, 2008

June 2008 Micro-Fundraising Call With Jim White

Friday, June 27th, 2008

Jim White

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SMARTSTART | Giving: 60-Second Spotlight

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

Debi Silber
This month we’re featuring Debi Silber, the Mojo Coach, in our SMARTSTART|Giving 60-Second Spotlight. We are impressed with Debi’s commitment to helping moms regain a strong sense of self when life knocks them down. She provides free personal training and nutrition coaching to give them a fighting chance at restoring a positive outlook.

Debi sees the gift of “health and wellness” as a way she can contribute by giving back. Have a listen, get inspired and visit her web site at

Obama’s internet-based fundraising breaks record

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008

Read an interesting piece by Bob Ostertag in The Huffington Post recently. He was commenting on how the Obama campaign had harnessed the power of the internet to provide a vehicle for accepting campaign donations requested in the $25-$50 range. (Not unlike the small requests we ask of our SMARTSTART|Giving supporters.)

Seems things are going so well, sources from Obama’s campaign think he could bring in $100M in June alone! This gives me hope Alex and I are really onto something!

To put this power of the internet into perspective, (more…)

You’re Richer Than You Think

Thursday, June 5th, 2008

Cheque WritingEver been caught with too much month at the end of your money? Chances are you’re much richer than you think. And I bet you have no idea where you stand in terms of your place on the global rich list.

Don’t put yourself down because you haven’t made that first million yet. Instead, high tail it over to and enter the amount of money you make each year and the currency. Then press <Enter> to find out (more…)