Pentera: Transformational Blended Gifts Help the Charity and the Donor

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  In a transformational mood herself, Claudine Donikian blogs for Pentera, “Blended gifts are a hot topic in planned giving today—and for good reason: Combining different types of charitable gifts can be transformational to the donor in terms of achieving charitable goals and also transformational for the organization whose mission can be advanced significantly .   […]

Personalized Philanthropy and the Four Donors: Parables for Radically Rethinking Your Philanthropy

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  Note: This series on personalized philanthropy from the donor’s perspective has previously been posted only as individual articles. For convenience, the full series is available here as a PDF, as well as through the PGDC website. slm EDITOR’S INTRODUCTION We are pleased to introduce this series of six articles as a companion to the […]

Rebecca Rothey’s Review of Personalized Philanthropy in Planned Giving Today … Crashes the Matrix

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“Meyers encourages us to push ourselves, to own our practice, and to personalize it.” “I believe that to be successful, we fundraisers must find our own language for communicating with donors within the context and confines of the institutions we represent. To learn to do that requires that we engage in sometimes scary, often messy […]

Parables and Profiles for Rethinking your Philanthropy Coming Feb. 17, 2016 to Philanthropic Planning Group of Greater New York [PPGGNY]

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4Donors Parables and Profiles Can just 4 donors hold the key to rethinking your philanthropy? 4 Donors: Can just 4 donors hold the key to rethinking your philanthropy? Take the personalized philanthropy challenge Interactively exploring profiles of just four donors with Steve Meyers will challenge you, first to see and then to crash your fundraising […]

Forbes Spots Virtual Endowment in the Wild. Highlights Creative Giving: IRA RMDs For Israel

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Virtual Endowment spotted in the Wild. Forbes Highlights Creative Giving: IRA RMDs For Israel So pleased that Forbes highlighted the new giving opportunities. IRAs arenot just for end-of-yearor end-of-life, anymore. With the permanent charitable rollover in effect,the IRA becomes an even more versatile philanthropic building block. Check out Ashlea Ebeling‘s timely story in Forbes on […]