About

Turn your radio dial to nonprofit learning with the Nonprofit Radio Show.

The Nonprofit Radio Show offers bite-size, practical information to help your nonprofit thrive. We know it is hard to stay on top of everything you need to know to run a nonprofit. Too often you can find yourself in the dark when it comes to managing a board, raising money, lining up helpful technology, and so much more. Have no fear: nonprofit sunshine is here.

Nancy Bacon, Sarah Brooks, and JoAnn Crabtree have teamed up to bring you regular tips and tools to help you manage the range of nonprofit tasks in front of you. If you are learning on the job as a small shop nonprofit board or staff member, this is the podcast for you.

About our hosts

Nancy Bacon

Nancy Bacon is equal parts nonprofit person and teacher. She has worn every hat possible at a number of small nonprofits in Seattle, Washington. She is an educator and instructional designer who thinks a lot about how to move people to action. Her experiences growing up in a village on Cape Cod and living in Germany and the Philippines help shape her belief in the power of community.

Sarah Brooks

Sarah Brooks is a passionate believer in the superpowers of small nonprofits.  A fundraiser and leader in a rural nonprofit in Eastern Washington, Sarah sees so much potential in the grassroots, community-based organizations that tackle so many issues people care about.  She’s a practical do-er and a relentless cheerleader for anyone brave enough to make a career in a small nonprofit.

JoAnn Crabtree

JoAnn Crabtree is a technologist from Southwest Washington with deep nonprofit roots and a penchant for education. She loves helping nonprofits increase their efficiencies and effectiveness through technology. JoAnn is our behind-the-scenes audio engineer. She grew up in a small rural town in the Midwest.

Nancy, Sarah, and JoAnn are amazed by the work being done by the thousands of small nonprofits who achieve so much through tenacity, hard work, and endless commitment to help others.  We’re talking about you, our audience. You inspire us. Imagine what is possible when the incredible nonprofits working in our communities have the knowledge and resources they need to thrive!