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Nicole Levine Bittelman

Recent Posts by Nicole Levine Bittelman:

What Dating Taught Me About Fundraising


I fell in love with fundraising
at age seven when I created handmade “Avon” products and sold them door-to-door. The money collected from those kind neighbors was donated to the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation in honor of a school friend, and I was hooked. It took me a lot longer—and a lot of dates—to fall in love. After recently getting married, I realize that those dates not only helped me find the right guy, but they taught me how to be a better fundraiser.