Greenfield, MA (PRWEB) February 15, 2010
An upcoming telesemnar sponsored by the NonProfit National Resource Directory provides important information to include in any nonprofit organization's fundraising plan:
Thursday, February 25, 2010, Noon (Eastern): “Starting and Growing A Planned Giving Program” wth Lorri Greif, CFRE of Breakthrough Philanthropy
Lorri wonders: "Is it time for your organization to think beyond the annual campaign when developing a fundraising plan? Planned giving is an important component of a development plan." Lorri Greif, president of Breakthrough Philanthropy, brings experience and know-how to planned giving with:
- 20+ years implementing planned giving and major gift campaigns for both local and national nonprofits
- Proven methodology for successful planned giving programs to ensure the longevity of nonprofit organizations
- Speaking engagements at seminars and conferences around the nation
- Published author of articles helpful to the nonprofit community
- Creator of The Planned Giving Key a twice monthly newsletter with 600+ subscribers • author and contributor for the blog "Planned Giving Breakthroughs".
Like many planned giving consultants, Breakthrough Philanthropy trains and coaches development professionals and volunteers, create and implement campaigns, design materials, provide fundraising copy and keep your organization compliant with regulations regarding planned gifts - - but - - Breakthrough Philanthropy, Inc. goes a step further.
They become your virtual Planned Giving Department – working as your very own experts in bringing in bequests and other planned gifts.
According to Greif, "Everyone knows it's important to know WHO is in your database but we know how to produce results from the database. On top of that, we know how to work with your staff and professional leadership so everyone is comfortable with this type of gifting."
Breakthrough Philanthropy works with attorneys to ensure timely and proper receipt of bequests when they mature, and they encourage their interest in your mission, along with accountants and other professional advisors, in order to build loyalty to your organization.
Greif explains, "Like any fundraising executive should, we take our responsibility for your planned giving program’s success very seriously so we apply the best practices learned from decades of helping boards and development professionals succeed in fundraising."
To register for the teleseminar for just $10 per organization (for up to five professionals and/or volunteers):
The teleseminar is sponsored by the NonProfit National Resource Directory. For a video introduction to the NonProfit National Resource Directory on YouTube, please visit: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JEjoT4Pw180
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