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Predicting the future for legacy giving is impossible. Somebody called Nick Cannon (no idea who is was) said

  Predicting the future for legacy giving is impossible. Somebody called Nick Cannon (no idea who is was) said “Nobody can predict the future. You just have to give your all to the relationship you’re in and do your best to take care of your partner, communicate and give them every last drop of love [...]

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successes

What a nice start to the year. Two client feedbacks: One charity with ailing legacy income. After some incredibly straighforward steps, which have been sustained over four years, legacy income has doubled to £4 million. One arts organisation. Following focus groups, I rashly said that there might well be over £20 million of legacies in their membership. [...]

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trust and confidence in charities

Trust and confidence in charities and their fundraising The fact that two news items hit the headlines on the same day last week seems an interesting coincidence: individual giving is down by £2.3 billion (NCVO/CAF) and the launch of the Code of Fundraising Practice by the Institute of Fundraising. As far as individual giving is [...]

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