Haelee Norton

Haelee Norton

Haelee Norton is the Givers, Doers, & Thinkers podcast production assistant and executive assistant for American Philanthropic, working from the Phoenix office. An Arizona native, she studied communication and behavioral health science at Grand Canyon University where she served in a leadership position in the spiritual life department. She worked as a part-time research and writing assistant for American Philanthropic throughout college. Haelee has experience in creative writing, marketing, podcasts, and direct mail.


Lamar Alexander’s contribution to philanthropy

As chairman of the National Commission on Philanthropy and Civic Renewal, he urged “more of ourselves instead of more government.”


A cutting, clever, comical coinage.

Declining trust in charities, differently by their type and among demographic groups

More evidence from Give.org, which also notes some trends worth attention.

A free checklist to support your fundraising

2020 has been a whirlwind for all of us. As this year winds down and we prepare for 2021, here’s a tool to help you structure your development efforts.

management, managerial
Is bureaucratic management replacing democracy?

Current social trends are replacing the associational life with the “managerial life.”