Category Archives: It’s about a job!

I’m a Fundraiser. (Seriously)

So last week I went back to school. Not college, but fundraising school. And yes. That is a real thing. As the highlight of our development internship, the other interns and I got to go to Fund Raising School at … Continue reading

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Williams/Koontz Wedding from Jason Gaskins!

Here are the professional photos from the wedding I coordinated a few weeks ago. Thank you to the super talented Jason Gaskins! Visit him at http://www.jasongaskinsphotography.com/ Congratulations again to Lisa and Ryan! And if you know anyone getting married… send them … Continue reading

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Lauren, what the heck are you doing this summer?

So I guess it would make sense to actually explain my biggest summer adventure in adulthood finally. This summer I am working at the “foundation”, which is the fundraising arm of my university. There, I am learning all about development … Continue reading

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The reason I hadn’t written

So the wedding day came! I planned my first wedding!! Was it exhausting? Yes. Was it nerve racking? A bit. Did I love it? Yes. Was it successful? Absolutely. The planning process started with a 9 page event planning document. … Continue reading

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A day that will live in infamy…

Today will go down in history for me. Today I got my first freelance event planning gig! BIG DEAL. I could not be more excited. I kind of want to throw up and vomit too but… I can’t wait. I will be the day-of wedding coordinator for a wedding next weekend. AND coolest part about it… I was recommended to the bride 🙂 For the first time in my life, I will be in charge of the event. I feel like the last 3 … Continue reading

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