Planned Giving Simplified: The Gift, The Giver, and the Gift Planner

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Wiley #ad - Rather than soliciting or closing onplanned gifts, the planner's primary focus should be on formingrelationships with donors and providing them with the means andopportunity to fulfill their desire to do good. Sharpe, Sr. Has provided a comprehensive road map ofthe world of planned giving. Robert F. He identifies the various types of planned gifts and takesyou inside the hearts and minds of the planned givers themselves, revealing their primary motivations and overarching concerns.

Planned giving simplified A down-to-earth introduction to planned giving by a leading pioneerin the field. In this groundbreaking book, charitable gift planning expert RobertF. Woven throughout is the emphasis on the important humanrelationship between the donor and the charitable gift planner. Walter T. He provides a detailed blueprint forstarting and building a successful planned giving program, anddevelops a rational framework for managing the subtle interplay oflegal, administrative, and interpersonal factors involved in theplanned giving process.

Planned Giving Simplified: The Gift, The Giver, and the Gift Planner #ad - . His bookwill be a valuable addition to the libraries of not onlynot-for-profit professionals, but also 'givers' who seek a betterunderstanding of the many routes available to them in their giftplanning. Joseph H.

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Executor's Guide, The: Settling a Loved One's Estate or Trust

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NOLO #ad - But you can do it, and this book will show you how. Applies in all states except Louisiana. The executor’s guide will lead you through an unfamiliar land of legal procedures and terminology. Find help on: preparing for the job of executor or trustee claiming life insurance, appraisers, accountants, and other benefits making sense of a will and what to do if there is no will how to determine whether probate is necessary filing taxes probate court proceedings dealing with family members handling simple trusts, Social Security, and working with lawyers, and other experts.

The 8th edition contains updated tables outlining key points of each state’s laws. You’ll learn what to do right away and what can wait. If you need to wrap up the affairs of a loved one who has died, you may feel overwhelmed―especially when you’re grieving. A roadmap to follow.

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Trustee's Legal Companion, The: A Step-by-Step Guide to Administering a Living Trust

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Now what? living trusts are popular estate planning tools, but if you’ve been chosen to serve as a trustee, you’re probably wondering where to begin. You’re the trustee. The authors―attorneys who have helped many a bewildered trustee―show you, step by step, how to administer a living trust with confidence.

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Effectively Managing and Leading Human Service Organizations SAGE Sourcebooks for the Human Services

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Visual planned giving black & white: An introduction to the law & taxation of charitable gift planning

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CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - Updated and revised for 2018 including the new tax law changes. Distilled from years of teaching Charitable Gift Planning at the graduate level, professor James makes this topic accessible and enjoyable for the busy professional. Designed for fundraisers or financial advisors seeking to expand their knowledge about charitable gift planning, this introductory book addresses all of the major topics in planned giving law and taxation.

Used book in Good Condition. Over 1, 000 illustrations and images guide the reader through complex concepts in a visual and intuitive way.

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The Art of Planned Giving: Understanding Donors and the Culture of Giving

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Wiley #ad - A unique book with a unique approach, this is destined to become aclassic. Charitable gift planning news in this deeply humane and informative book, Douglas White deftlyweaves together personal insight and level-headed advice in aprobing look at the human side of planned giving. He helps youunderstand, develop, and use the interpersonal skills that are anessential part of every successful planned giving officer'sart.

Used book in Good Condition. White provides practical answers to such crucial questions as: howdo i successfully approach a prospect for a planned gift? what arethe steps to building a prospect's trust and instilling a sense ofmission? How can I tell if I'm being too aggressive--or notaggressive enough? How do I handle a donor's lawyer and otheradvisors who don't support the gift? Tracing the entire process of acquiring a planned gift from thefirst phone call to managing the gift's assets, andtheir professional advisors, their families, White offers manyhelpful pointers on how to deal with donors, as well as executive directors andboard members within your organization.

The Art of Planned Giving: Understanding Donors and the Culture of Giving #ad - . The first book to take you beyond the mere mechanics and into thevery soul of planned giving, The Art of Planned Giving is animportant working resource for planned giving officers, fund-raising professionals and consultants, as well as nonprofitexecutives and board members. He also helps you translatetechnical knowledge into planned gifts that are better for bothdonors and charities.

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Charity, Philanthropy, and Civility in American History

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Cambridge University Press #ad - The overarching premise is that philanthropic activity in America has its roots in the desires of individuals to impose their visions of societal ideals, or conceptions of truth, upon their society. These essays develop and enlighten major themes, oftentimes contesting each other in the process. Used book in Good Condition.

To do so, they organize in groups that frequently define themselves and their group's role in society. Professional historians address the dominant issues and theories offered to explain the history of American philanthropy and its role in American society. Used book in Good Condition.

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Human Institutions: A Theory of Societal Evolution: A Theory of Societal Evolution

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Enchanting a Disenchanted World: Continuity and Change in the Cathedrals of Consumption NULL

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SAGE Publications, Inc #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. The only book to connect the everyday world of the 20-something undergraduate consumer with sound sociological analysis of the world of consumption Enchanting a Disenchanted World, Las Vegas, Third Edition examines Disney, Planet Hollywood, credit cards, cruise lines, malls, the world wide web, and all the other ways we now consume.

This third edition demonstrates how we have created new "cathedrals" of consumption places that enchant us so as to entice us to stay longer and consume more while continuing to take capitalism to a new level. Used book in Good Condition. New and hallmark featuresoffers a unique analysis of the world of consumption, critical theory, at mcdonald′s, on cruise ships, new to this edition, in Wal-Mart, simulation, especially the settings in which consumption takes placeDiscusses the recent global economic recession throughout Offers rich details on consuming in such places as Las Vegas, implosion, and, postmodern theory―as well as a number of concepts such as hyperconsumption, Weberian, Disney World, on the WebIncludes a wide range of theoretical perspectives―Marxian, and time and space to show students how sociological theory can be applied to everyday phenomena Used book in Good Condition.

Enchanting a Disenchanted World: Continuity and Change in the Cathedrals of Consumption NULL #ad - These places of consumption, or cyberspace, whether in our homes, the mall, are in a constant state of "enchanting the disenchanted, " luring us through new spectacles because their rational qualities are both necessary and deadening at the same time. Thoroughly updated to reflect the recent economic recession and the impact of the internet, bestselling author George Ritzer continues to explore this book′s central thesis: that our society has undergone fundamental change because of the way and the level at which we consume.

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The Handbook of Nonprofit Governance

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Jossey-Bass #ad - This comprehensive resource explores the overarching question of governance within nonprofit organizations and addresses the roles, structures, and practices of an effective nonprofit. Smith/missouri chair in nonprofit leadership; and director, and if you ever have doubts about how they are best run, Kansas City "If you are involved in nonprofit organizations, Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership; University of Missouri, this is the book for you-and BoardSource is the place to turn.

Fisher howe, training, consultant, lavender/howe & associates, and author, The Nonprofit Leadership Team BoardSource formerly the National Center for Nonprofit Boards is the premier resource for practical information, tools and best practices, and leadership development for board members of nonprofit organizations worldwide.

The Handbook of Nonprofit Governance #ad - The handbook of nonprofit governance covers the topics that are of most importance to those charged with creating and sustaining effective leadership, including building a board; succession planning; policies; financial oversight; fundraising; planning; strategic planning processes; risk management; and evaluation of the board, CEO, and organization.

Renz, chair, department of public affairs; Beth K. Used book in Good Condition. I know what i'll be assigning the students in my governance class as a textbook next semester!" —TERRIE TEMKIN, CoreStrategies for Nonprofits, founding principal, Inc. Used book in Good Condition. Praise for the handbook of nonprofit Governance "This is the first book I've found that covers the topic of governance from A to Z.

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Planned Giving in a Nutshell: Seventh Edition

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Independently published #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. In order to successfully negotiate complex charitable gifts, fundraisers need to understand the concepts of charitable gift planning and be able to explain them in clear and convincing language. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.

But technical concepts, obscure terminology, and daunting financial projections make it difficult for a generalist fundraiser to navigate to a successful gift. Chapters include:> tax fundamentals - emphasizing the donor's "after tax cost of a gift" and the ways in which careful planning can encourage donors to make larger gifts.

Planned Giving in a Nutshell: Seventh Edition #ad - Assets used for charitable giving - introducing assets other than cash that donors can contribute, with an overview of the rules and considerations for each. Basic planned giving methods - covering charitable bequests and other testamentary gifts, as well as life insurance and gifts from qualified retirement plans.

Advanced planned giving methods - exploring life income gifts which allow the donor to retain an income as a result of a charitable contribution as well as a number of more sophisticated planned gift vehicles. Planned giving in a nutshell is a practical guide to charitable gift planning for fundraisers and volunteers who are not experts in tax and financial planning.

Planned giving in a nutshell is a concise overview of Federal tax incentives for charitable giving, charitable gift plans donors can use to make generous charitable gifts, and the assets donors may wish to contribute as well as the integration of planned giving into a comprehensive fundraising program.

The emphasis is on "plain English" explanations with easy to understand examples and detailed illustrations of advanced planned giving vehicles.

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