Major Gift Fundraising

  By David Allen, Development for Conservation   Disž ciž pline: control gained by enforcing orderly or prescribed conduct or pattern of behavior (Adapted from the online Merriam-Webster dictionary.)   Here’s a TRUTH sequence to start your day today: If you include planned giving and family foundations, individuals account for more...

  By David Allen, Development for Conservation   As soon as I learn what the fundraising goal is, my brain kicks into overdrive. OK, we’re going to need three gifts of this amount and 5 gifts of that amount. Sam could do $$$$, and Jill will probably come in...

  By David Allen, Development for Conservation   Among the notable passings in 2018 was one Jerold (Jerry) Panas. Jerry’s was one of the most recognizable names in fundraising. Author of twenty books on fundraising, Panas was also a regular contributor to blogs and magazines about the topic....