Planned Giving Program Application
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Organization Primary Contact
Planned Giving and Endowment Building Plans
Is building an endowment currently included in your organization’s strategic plan?
Is planned giving part of your organization’s long-term growth strategy?
If yes, describe briefly your organization's goals with regards to endowment building and planned giving. What does success look like?
Briefly describe three of your organization's challenges with regards to endowment building and/or planned giving.
What are your expectations of this program as it relates to endowment or planned giving for your organization?
Through this program, which of the following would be your primary objective?
Develop a central infrastructure (e.g., gift acceptance policies, staffing, donor database) to prepare for the acceptance of planned gifts.
Develop your organizations capacity to effectively implement a systematic process to cultivate, solicit, and steward your current donors/prospects for endowment gifts.
What other long-term expectations do you have for your organization through your participation in this program?
Over the past three years, has your organization had a positive year-end financial statement?
If "no," please explain:
Does your organization have an operational reserve fund of at least 6 months?
Does your organization have one (or more) development staff?
Number of Development Staff
Fundraising and Development
Please indicate the approximate percentage of annual income you receive from the following areas:
Individual Contributions (annual campaign, events, direct mail, membership) %
Program or Service Fees (earned income) %
Corporate or Private Foundation Grant %
Government Grants %
Planned gifts %
Approximately how many donors contributed to your organization last year?
What percentage of board members contribute annually?
Does your organization have an already existing endowment(s)?
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