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Women Give 2014: The Latest Research on Women’s Philanthropic Giving Patterns

December 11, 2014

The Women’s Philanthropy Institute at the IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy focused their 2014 research, Women Give 2014, on the impact of religion as a key influencer of women’s philanthropy. Religiosity has long been seen as a key influencer for individual charitable giving but what about the impact of both religion and gender on philanthropic giving?

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Recognizing One of the Very Best

September 17, 2014

Last week, my colleagues Angela White, Dan Schipp and I attended a dinner in Indianapolis to recognize a true leader in the field of philanthropy. Dr. Eugene Tempel will retire early in 2015 as Founding Dean of the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. The evening was a very special one with many attendees and several speakers. The announcement of an endowed Deanship for the School in Gene’s name was both surprising and highly appropriate.

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The Importance of Lead Gift Prospects

December 12, 2012

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United in Philanthropy

November 08, 2012

by Melanie Norton

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Study: Older Women More Charitable

August 23, 2012

JGA’s own Senior Consultant and CEO Angela White was prominently featured in national news coverage this week discussing the philanthropic implications of the latest study released by the Women’s Philanthropy Institute.

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Continuing Ed Addresses Higher Ed Fundraising Challenges

July 09, 2012

by Kris Kindelsperger


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Donors Want Details About Nonprofit Donations

March 23, 2012

by Andy Canada


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The Value of Metrics are found in Measuring, Not Counting

March 06, 2012

by Dan Schipp


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The Giving Characteristics of High Net Worth Women

February 23, 2012

by Angela White


Bank of America and the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University recently published the fourth volume in a series of highly informative studies they have produced examining the philanthropic behavior of high net worth individuals.

The most recent iteration of this study examined the specific philanthropic traits and preferences of high net worth women by combining previous data with a national survey of the American Red Cross’s Tiffany Circle, a group of female donors giving more than $10,000 each annually.

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Fundraising Study Provides Some Positive News

December 15, 2011

by Ted Grossnickle

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