Vu Le

Vu Le Profile

Vu Le (“voo lay”) is a writer, speaker, vegan, Pisces, and Executive Director, Rainier Valley Corps, a nonprofit in Seattle that promotes social justice by developing leaders of colour, strengthening organisations led by communities of color, and fostering collaboration between diverse communities. Check out his other posts at Nonprofit AF.


Articles by Vu Le


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March 22, 2021
Answers on grant reports if nonprofits were brutally honest: Part IV
Ever wondered what your answers on grant reports would be if you could be completely honest? Here's a glimpse.
Jim Carrey typing on laptop in Bruce Almighty

November 23, 2020
Honest email auto-replies
What auto-generated email responses would look like if we were more frank in our communication.
proverbs rewritten

August 24, 2020
“A bunch of meetings a day keeps the progress away”
25 famous proverbs rewritten for nonprofits, philanthropists, and everything in between.
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January 20, 2020
Grant proposal answers if nonprofits were brutally honest: Part III
Disclaimer: Please do not try this without founder supervision.
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October 28, 2019
What would a nonprofit-themed haunted house look like?
Warning: Make sure you don’t read this by yourself at night, because it's terrifying.
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July 22, 2019
How to vacation like a (nonprofit) boss
If you are a nonprofit professional who is terrible at relaxing, some of these tips might help.
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May 6, 2019
Haiku-ing your way through nonprofit life
Do you have a lot of nonprofit angst? Why waste it when you can channel it into poetry.
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April 1, 2019
“Does this board member spark joy?”
How to tidy your organisation using the KonMari method.
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January 21, 2019
Imagine if we talked to everyone like they worked at a nonprofit
Just a little taste of the nonprofit experience.
jargon Kirron Kher from Dostana

November 26, 2018
Upgrading old nonprofit jargon
We know you want to pull your hair out every time someone uses nonprofit jargon. So, we decided to upgrade the old clichés.
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