Gabe Zimmerman Lehman
Yes, it's true Bob Zimmerman and Ann Lehman's son, Gabe, has become a fundrasier. He is working as the development coordinator for Appleseed in New Orleans. Appleseed engages attorney volunteers to perform policy-oriented research and advocacy to identify systemic problems and formulate solutions to effect change. While some might say he is a chip off the old block, Gabe personality and skills are uniquely his own, and we wish him the best in his new endeavor. If you would like to send Gabe a note, here is his email. Gabe also asks to please add Louisiana Appleseed on social media:
Zimmerman Lehman has opened a branch in Portland, Oregon!
Ann Lehman opened a Portland Oregon office for Zimmerman Lehman. The Bay Area office will remain and be led by Judy Kunofsky and Ann will still be available for consultation and training. Ann will continue to focus on Board Assessment and Training, Governance, Recruitment, Board/Staff Relations, Planning, Facilitation and Fundraising. Her coaching practice for executive directors also continues and her gender and bias work is assisted by Amy Ackerman and Anu Menon. Judy's areas of specialty are Proposal Writing, Foundation Prospect Research, and Fundraising Campaign Planning. Our other team members will fill in as usual helping your organizations to forge dynamic and sustainable futures. For more information email Ann.
ZimNotes Recent Article
NEW ARTICLE by Ann Lehman:
Soaring Stock Market Makes It an Ideal time to Press Companies to Give More, Article asks why are companies not giving more to charity? #CorpGiveMoreThan5%! Published in Chronicle of Philanthropy, August 16, 201
WHAT IS THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE BOARD AND THE EXECTUIVE DIRECTOR
Article highlights what makes for a positive relationship between the board and the executive director, and the board and staff.
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