Jen Harris started her career working at the Democratic National Committee in Washington, DC. After a stint in politics, she transitioned to philanthropy and spent the next twenty-five years in the sector, helping nonprofits thrive. Jennifer is an avid volunteer, literary activist, and outdoor enthusiast. She is the founder and publisher of JackLeg Press and lives with her partner and their daughter in Washington, DC.
SELECT WRITING ON NONPROFITS AND PHILANTHROPY
Harris, J. (2018). Society in Crisis: Where do we go from here? New York: Graham-Pelton.
Harris, J. (2018, December 17). What Philanthropy Means in a Polarized World. Retrieved from Graham Pelton: https://grahampelton.com/insights/what-philanthropy-means-in-a-polarized-world/
Harris, J. (2019, May 2). Hope Prevails Despite Divisions. Retrieved from Graham Pelton: https://grahampelton.com/insights/hope-prevails-despite-divisions/
Harris, J. (2019, September 25). What Nonprofits Should be Thinking About (Right) Now: Preparing for Cybercrime. Retrieved from Graham Pelton: https://grahampelton.com/insights/what-nonprofits-should-be-thinking-about-right-now-preparing-for-cybercrime/
Harris, J. (2020, April 5). COVID-19 and Unrestricted Giving, Part 1: Now Is the Time. Retrieved from Graham Pelton: https://grahampelton.com/insights/covid-19-and-unrestricted-giving-part-1-now-is-the-time/
Harris, J. (2020, May 10). COVID-19 and Unrestricted Giving, Part Two: Evaluating Readiness. Retrieved from Graham Pelton: https://grahampelton.com/insights/covid-19-and-unrestricted-giving-part-two-evaluating-readiness/
Harris, J. (2020, June 1). COVID-19 and Unrestricted Giving, Part 3: Making the Case. Retrieved from Graham Pelton: https://grahampelton.com/insights/covid-19-and-unrestricted-giving-part-3-making-the-case/
Harris, J. (2021, January 28). Key Findings Among Social Change Nonprofits. Retrieved from Graham-Pelton: https://grahampelton.com/insights/key-findings-among-social-change-nonprofits/
Harris, J., & Morlock, L. (2019, September 26). An Intentional Introduction to Fundraising: Part One of Three. Retrieved from Graham Pelton: https://grahampelton.com/insights/part-one-an-intentional-introduction-to-fundraising/
Harris, J., & Morlock, L. (2019, October 3). Designing Your Development Path: Part Two of Three. Retrieved from Graham Pelton: https://grahampelton.com/insights/designing-your-development-path-part-two-of-three/
Harris, J., & Morlock, L. (2019, October 10). Helping Your Team Grow Toward Goals: Part Three of Three. Retrieved from Graham Pelton: https://grahampelton.com/insights/part-three-helping-your-team-grow-toward-goals/
Harris, J., & Seale, M. (2019). Cybersecurity for Nonprofits: Practical Solutions to Combat Cyber Threats. Los Gatos: Sharevault.
OTHER SELECT PUBLICATIONS
Kissed by Venus, “A Song for Sophie
Interludes 1: Discovery Anthology, “Mercury”
HLLQ, Selection from Pink
Swerve, “The Rafael Series”
HLLQ, “Reading on a Sunday Afternoon”
Power Lines Anthology (Tia Chucha Press), excerpt from “Rambler”
Fish Stories IV, “Cloud Poem #1”Fish Stories, II, “Epilogue” and “Bit Parts”
New York Quarterly, “A Certain Likeness”
New York Quarterly, “Rose”
Art Times, “Letter Without A Sender”
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