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Member Insights
Tuesday, January 7, 2020
The Campaign is Dead: Long Live the Campaign »
By Greg Hagin, Managing Director and Adam Miller, Vice President of CCS Fundraising For more than 100 years...
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Your Next Legacy Donor Just Might Surprise You »
By Jim Yunker President and CEO The Yunker Group . Refreshing Stories of Three Passionate Donors and Their L...
Friday, November 8, 2019
32 Donor Marketing Best Practices to Grow Your Fundraising in 2020 »
By TrueSense Marketing . It’s that time of year again. Time to start thinking past the holiday fundraising blitz...
Monday, November 4, 2019
Measuring Success: The Value of Evaluation »
By Dr. Wayne Parker Of Counsel at The Phoenix Philanthropy Group . Tracking success is at the core of creat...
Monday, October 28, 2019
A Tale of Two Gifts: Extraordinary Philanthropic Reporting and Why It Should Be Required Reading »
By Stuart Sullivan Senior Vice President at Graham-Pelton . The date of Friday, September 27, 2019, was extr...

Institute News
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January 2020 Letter from the Chair »
Dear The Giving Institute members, Happy New Year! I hope you've returned to your routine rested and rejuvenated after...
Monday, November 25, 2019
November 2019 Letter from the Chair »
Dear The Giving Institute members, As we move into the holiday season and express gratitude for so many blessings in ou...
Thursday, September 19, 2019
September 2019 Letter from the Chair »
Dear The Giving Institute members, I hope you are all moving into a busy and productive autumn. I want to again than...
Thursday, August 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ted Grossnickle Named 2019-2021 Chair of The Giving Institute »
OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE August 1, 2019 Chicago, IL – Ted Grossnickle of Johnson, Grossnickle and Associates has been n...
Tuesday, July 23, 2019
July 2019 Letter from the Chair »
Dear Giving Institute members, It was truly wonderful to be with so many of you in Seattle earlier this month for the G...

Symposium Highlights
Friday, July 20, 2018
Reflecting on Summer Symposium 2018 »
At Summer Symposium 2018, July 12-14 in Charleston, South Carolina, close to 100 Giving Institute members and philanthropy...
Monday, March 26, 2018
2018 Summer Symposium Reading List »
Get prepared and get in the mood for the 2018 Giving Institute Summer Symposium by reading a great book!  As you mi...

Shared Intelligence
Thursday, April 9, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Will Day of Giving Campaigns Address Ailing Alumni Giving? »
Review of recent campaigns and tip sheet for those planning a campaign By Ted Grossnickle, Senior Consultant and Fou...
Thursday, April 9, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Giving Tuesday is Here to Stay »
By Campbell & Company     Earlier this year, we sent a survey to our nonprofit community asking you a...
Monday, December 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Brassieres, Briefs and Beneficence »
By Robert Evans, President of the Evans Consulting Group     Pop quiz: Which 2014 trend or development will se...
Monday, December 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Your 2015 Giving Forecast »
By Stacey Wedding, Founder & Chief Strategist of Professionals in Philanthropy The economy is recovering. Philanthro...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Strengthen Year-End Giving by Preserving the IRA Rollover »
By Jeffrey D. Byrne, President + CEO, Jeffrey Byrne + Associates, Inc. The year is winding down. Wrapping up those fina...

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