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Books That Encourage You to Give, Stand and Lead

Foundation staff and nonprofit leaders recommend their top summer reads for nonprofit employees.

Reading is a great summer activity. Reading that broadens your perspectives on race, leadership and fundraising is even better. Check out the list below of our staff favorites and recommendations from our community on social media.These picks are guaranteed to make you think about racial equity, leadership and philanthropy.

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To learn more about what we’re reading or how you can partner with the Foundation, contact our nonprofit endowment team.

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Read Engaging Donors During Times of Uncertainty

Engaging Donors During Times of Uncertainty

Here's how to manage the challenges of talking to donors about planned giving during a pandemic.

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Read Pivot Your Fundraising

Pivot Your Fundraising

Here are three giving strategies you can talk to donors about during times of uncertainty.

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Watch Qualified Charitable Distributions in Retirement Video

Qualified Charitable Distributions in Retirement

In this video, we explore how donors can efficiently turn retirement income into a charitable donation.

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Read Why Beneficiary Designations Should Be Part of Your Fundraising Plan

Why Beneficiary Designations Should Be Part of Your Fundraising Plan

Beneficiary designations can be a great way for donors to leave a lasting legacy for organizations they love and support.

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Read Investment Update for Nonprofit Fundholders

Investment Update for Nonprofit Fundholders

Our Chief Investment Officer Shannon O'Leary provides an update on the performance of the multi-asset endowment portfolio.

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Read How to Steward Donors During COVID-19

How to Steward Donors During COVID-19

Top five fundraising tips to help manage your current donor relationships

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Read Six Things to Read & Watch about the Changing Fundraising Landscape

Six Things to Read & Watch about the Changing Fundraising Landscape

How should nonprofits approach planned giving and major gift fundraising right now?

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Read How to Make Your Nonprofit Endowment a Successful Source of Income

How to Make Your Nonprofit Endowment a Successful Source of Income

Here are tips from our nonprofit partners on establishing a successful endowment fund.

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