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Webinar: How to Address Donors’ 5 Toughest Questions
On April 24, 2019, Dr. Caitlin Scarano, ALUMinate’s Director of Market Research, and Bob Fealy, ALUMinate’s President and Co-founder, gave a webinar presentation on “How to Address Donors’ 5 Toughest Questions.” Research Consortium members have free access to the full webinar, which is packed with expert insights and tips. Topics covered include negotiating gift fees… Continue Reading Webinar: How to Address Donors’ 5 Toughest QuestionsAccess the Exclusive Webinar Register for Access
Webinar: Planned Gifts & Bequests: Here Today, Gone Tomorrow?
On June 18, 2019, Dr. Caitlin Scarano, ALUMinate’s Director of Market Research, and Bob Fealy, ALUMinate’s President and Co-founder, gave a webinar presentation on “Planned Gifts & Bequests: Here Today, Gone Tomorrow?” This session was designed for fundraisers in higher education on the art of securing bequests. Issues tackled include: cultivating relationships with planned giving prospects,… Continue Reading Webinar: Planned Gifts & Bequests: Here Today, Gone Tomorrow?Access the Exclusive Webinar Register for Access
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