Monthly archives for May, 2005

Measurable Outcomes

Just got back from Philly on some three day training in “performance philanthropy.” For all my grassroots sistas and brothas, we have definitely got to wire ourselves if our organizations are going to to survive the ever increasing advent of outcome based management. I have witnessed way too many CBO’s close down for not being…

Cyber Friends

          Just a quick shout out to my cyber friends.  I want to thank Liz Rios for your blessed friendship, you’ve come a long way baby!  Congratulations on all your new initiatives.  Thanks for representin’ la Raza at Emergent.  Rudy Carrasco, thanks for your visionary leadership, for being there before anyone else…

Miami Groove

           I just got back from Miami, I gave a presentation at the Expolit conference.  While there I had the wonderful opportunity to hang out with good friends.  Hanging out poolside in my friends condo, we enjoyed the sun, great conversation and the beach.  At one memorable moment we were groovin’ on…

Between Life and Death

                                                                              Between Life and Death                                                                       …

At the Threshold of Victory

By: David Ramos           "Wait until you see the light!” my wife Gigi cried out with a sense of urgency mixed with fear.  “Wait until you see the light!”  These words reverberated in my mind as I gripped the steering wheel and froze before a truck that obscured my sight at the…