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FOSTERING SUSTAINABLE LEGACY PLANNING FOR NONPROFITS

CORE SERVICES

Fundraising ABCs – Review of Sound Fundraising Practices Focusing on Enhancement or Creation of:
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Donor-based fundraising strategy
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Mission-based solicitation language
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Generational donor traits
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Elevator speech development
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Written policies of the development role of boards of directors, individual board members, staff and volunteers
Individual Giving Program Enhancement
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Fundraising calendar development
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Direct mail and email strategies
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Thank you and acknowledgement policy
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Renewal and retention strategy
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Upgrade strategy
Planned Giving Program
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Gift acceptance policy
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Stock acceptance procedure
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Bequest language
Investment Stewardship Assessment and Guidance
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Define your fiduciary responsibilities when investing
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What is an Investment Policy Statement (IPS) and how does it differ from an Investment Spending Policy (ISP)
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A practical guide of how to leverage your investment management process to attract large donations
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Negotiating strategies to lower your fees and commissions with financial advisors and investment companies

ADD ON SERVICES

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Ongoing investment fiduciary consulting
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Data-mining for capacity identification
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Major donor cultivation
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Peer-to-peer campaign development
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Shared customer relationship management and fundraising software

Carol Young, Development Director
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SEEDs of Hope
31 Lewis Street, Suite 401
Binghamton, New York 13901
607.217.5091 | cyoung@seedpg.com

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S.E.E.D. Planning Group, LLC ("S.E.E.D.") is a Registered Investment Advisor ("RIA"), registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). S.E.E.D. provides financial planning and investment management services for clients in New York and other states across the country. S.E.E.D. will notice, file, and maintain all applicable licenses as required by the various states in which S.E.E.D. conducts business, as applicable. S.E.E.D. renders individualized responses to persons in a particular state only after complying with all regulatory requirements, or pursuant to an applicable state exemption or exclusion.

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