Does a Picture of Your Donor Really Attract More Readers?

Does a Picture of Your Donor Really Attract More Readers?

When you are trying to line up a donor story, sometimes the most difficult task is getting the donor's picture.

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Does a Picture of Your Donor Really Attract More Readers?

Does a Picture of Your Donor Really Attract More Readers?

When you are trying to line up a donor story, sometimes the most difficult task is getting the donor's picture.

Donors Give Three Key Reasons for Making Legacy Gifts

Donors Give Three Key Reasons for Making Legacy Gifts

As a gift planning officer, you naturally talk to donors a lot about bequests. So it may be helpful to know three key reasons why donors make legacy gifts,…

Pentera Webinar Presents New Research and Its Planned Giving Implications

Pentera Webinar Presents New Research and Its Planned Giving Implications

New research about giving during the retirement years and its implications for planned giving will be presented in a sold-out Webinar July 25 by Pentera…

More Men Are Replacing Charitable Giving with Impact Investing

More Men Are Replacing Charitable Giving with Impact Investing

High-net-worth men are more likely than high-net-worth women to replace their charitable giving with impact investing, according to a new study. And that…

Proposed Law Would Allow Charitable Deduction Without Itemizing

Proposed Law Would Allow Charitable Deduction Without Itemizing

A bill has been introduced in Congress that would allow taxpayers to use the charitable deduction whether or not they itemize on their taxes.

More Nonprofits Receive Bequests, and the Average Bequest Size Is Up

More Nonprofits Receive Bequests, and the Average Bequest Size Is Up

More nonprofits are receiving bequests and the average size of bequests is higher, according to a new survey from the Nonprofit Research Collaborative.

CGP Survey Shows Increase in Planned Gift Commitments

CGP Survey Shows Increase in Planned Gift Commitments

Good news! The most recent Gift Planner Profile survey from the National Association of Charitable Gift Planners (CGP) shows that nearly two-thirds (65%)…

New Gift Annuity Rates Released; Increase Set for July 1

New Gift Annuity Rates Released; Increase Set for July 1

The American Council on Gift Annuities has announced the increased suggested maximum rates for gift annuities that are established after June 30 of this…

More Younger Donors Are Establishing Deferred Gift Annuities, Survey Finds

More Younger Donors Are Establishing Deferred Gift Annuities, Survey Finds

The biggest news coming out of the ACGA conference in Seattle last month is that gift annuity rates are going up for the first time since 2012. But there…