Heather Comstock Connects

Helping nonprofits and other volunteer organizations develop strong relationships and a clear voice in the community.

Monthly Archives: November, 2012

Your Library Can Help! Free Start-up Seminar at the Annapolis Library

On Thursday, December 13th at 2:00 p.m. at the Annapolis Area Library I will be leading a free workshop on How To Start A Nonprofit.  Join us as we discuss the broad process of nonprofit startup and address specific questions and concerns!  More information about the event and how to RSVP can be found in …

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Counting Blessings this Thanksgiving Day

This week is the prelude to the holiday season starting with Thanksgiving.  For me, this is a season to think about blessings and sharing those blessings with others.  In my years of working with nonprofits, I have always impressed and grateful for the many people I encounter who give generously of themselves whether it is …

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Nonprofit Start-Up: Reality Check

Not too long ago, I had a discussion with a friend about celebrity foundations. Neither of us could really figure out why celebrities started their own foundations rather than just supporting existing organizations and causes. Of course celebrities have access to cash and lawyers and the financial black hole that can be nonprofit start-up is …

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