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Six Things to Read & Watch about the Changing Fundraising Landscape

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

As your partner, we are here to help you navigate emerging challenges and opportunities in your fundraising. As things continue to change rapidly, we want to make sure you stay informed about best practices and ways to adapt your work. Here are some of the things we are reading and watching about planned giving and major gift fundraising during the coronavirus pandemic.

What We’re Reading

10 Strategies for Post-COVID Fundraising in Complex & Major Gifts by Russell James, J.D., Ph.D., CFP®, Professor of Charitable Financial Planning at Texas Tech University

Strategy memo: QCDs in light of the CARES Act by FreeWill

CARES Act Includes Charitable Giving Incentives by PG Calc

Legacy Fundraising: The Best of Times or the Worst of Times? by Russell James, J.D., Ph.D., CFP® and Michael J. Rosen

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Read Books That Encourage You to Give, Stand and Lead

Books That Encourage You to Give, Stand and Lead

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

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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 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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Read How to Build a Successful Endowment Fund

How to Build a Successful Endowment Fund

Tips on how to build and grow your nonprofit endowment fund, from nonprofits with a successful endowment fund

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Read Establish an Endowment, Create a Legacy

Establish an Endowment, Create a Legacy

Why establishing an endowment fund is beneficial to your organization’s future.

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