Yesterday the world watched in horror as the beautiful and iconic Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral went up in flames. If you have had the privilege to visit the Cathedral, I hope you were left breathless as I was when I first visited in 1999. It is obvious that the Cathedral holds a very special place […]


Last week I attended the Association of Fundraising Professionals International Conference in San Antonio, Texas. This conference is always the highlight of conference season because it’s the biggest fundraising conference in the world plus I get to see my friends from around the world. Aside from presenting several sessions, this year was particularly special because […]


Last Friday was International Women’s Day and to celebrate, me and three of my girlfriends spent it at the cottage. It was a wonderful weekend of gifts exchanges, cooking, bonding, catching up and lots of napping! But most importantly, it was about reconnecting, checking in and of course, because three of us work in the […]


After two years away from Globetrotting Fundraiser (GtF), I have decided to start writing again. The last two years have been hectic while I was finding my feet at a new job and traveling all over the world learning about different philanthropic cultures and talking legacies, ethics, as well as other less popular topics affecting […]


In March 2016 I started a new job for an international NGO. The new gig requires me to travel around the globe and work on an aspect of philanthropy that I am passionate about – legacies. To me, legacy giving is the epitome of a fundraising and I truly believe it is the tactic that […]