ERIC Number: EJ925469
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Reference Count: 0
Keys to a Fruitful Future
Weldon, Stephen A.
CURRENTS, v35 n5 p44-48, 50-51 May-Jun 2009
Planned giving, which should not be considered just the domain of the super-wealthy, can be a solution for donors who are looking for secure income during their lifetimes--as well as tax benefits for themselves and their heirs. Even in difficult times, donors are most likely to consider a planned gift. Why? Quite simply, planned gifts are extraordinarily flexible, providing an array of strategies to respond to varying financial climates and individual and family goals and needs. This article discusses some strategies that are working now.
Descriptors: Donors, Fund Raising, Change Strategies, Grantsmanship, Trust (Psychology), Private Financial Support, Money Management, Educational Finance, Institutional Advancement
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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