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Deep Roots In Philanthropy

Philanthropy is so deeply rooted for Bob Carter that his volunteerism and career have melded into a life devoted to helping charitable organizations worldwide. While his classmates at Johns Hopkins University were electing careers in medicine and on Wall Street. Carter began teaching British and American literature. He was drawn into fundraising-eventually for his alma

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Nonprofit Expert Bob Carter Shares His Tips For Choosing a Charity

Beyond its award-winning beaches and abundant cultural attractions, Sarasota County has one more claim to fame. It’s overflowing with nonprofit organizations—2,154 of them, according to the Florida Nonprofit Alliance—making it among the top two or three counties in the entire U.S. for the number of nonprofits per capita. That’s from Bob Carter, chairman of Sarasota-based

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get out and fundraise

There’s lots of chatter about fundraising in 2019:

I can’t resist putting my take on it. It’s a result of weathering 5 recessions etc. etc! Here goes: The best fundraisers will be successful if: They will use the tools available in technology with applied analytics and continue to develop strong relationships with top prospects for major and mega gifts. They will not spend

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Twelve Days of Holiday Giving Ideas

Twelve Days of Holiday Giving Ideas Bob Carter, CFRE, Chairman There is almost no excuse today for people to not give in some way to help an important cause unless they are truly a Scrooge. Use these last days in 2018 wisely and you will truly know the joy of giving to others – making

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Carter Consultant Inspires Next Generation of Fundraisers

Toohey uses a winding career path to inspire the next generation of fundraisers From software and mainframe sales to major gift fundraising to international consultant … that seems to be a completely linear career path, doesn’t it? For Eileen Toohey, it was a professional journey that leveraged her talents and interests at every stage of

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Carter Represented at 2018 Planet Philanthropy

Local Carter Partners Present at Statewide Philanthropy Conference Sarasota, Fla – July 13, 2018 – Burnham “Turk” Lewis, Managing Director at Carter, was invited to speak June 18 at the annual Planet Philanthropy conference in Fort Lauderdale Beach. Brynne Anne Besio, Chief Executive Officer at the South Florida Museum in Bradenton, a Carter partner, joined

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Carter Executive Assistant – Sarasota, Florida

Job Description Executive Assistant August 2018 Overview The Executive Assistant will provide dedicated administrative support directly to the Chairman of Carter and will be responsible for a broad variety of tasks ranging from calendar management and travel coordination to finalizing reports and correspondence. This position requires exceptional attention to detail and the ability to thrive

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Carter Director of Finance and Operations – Vero Beach, Florida

Job Description Director of Finance & Operations July 2018 Overview The Director of Finance & Operations (DFO) is responsible for the oversight and management of all financial and administrative functions at Carter. The DFO serves on Carter’s leadership team along with Carter’s Chairman, President and Vice President. The DFO will report to the President of

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