Tag Archives: Narrative Philanthropy

Storytelling For Non-Profits: A Podcast Conversation

A month ago, a colleague suggested I have coffee with Marc Stoiber as he thought we’d have lots in common linked to the ‘power of story’.  So, I did and it was an amazing conversation, which led to him interviewing … Continue reading

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The Power of Legacy Stories: A Daughter’s Love

Why Gather Legacy Stories? If you’re interested in learning a little about why you should bother, why not read this true story…  The Phyllis Summerhayes Story While I believed that gathering and sharing legacy stories was important in honouring donors, … Continue reading

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Tips on Developing Your Mission Statement: Your Cornerstone Story

Your mission statement is often the briefest component of your Case for Support.  But its size shouldn’t dictate the time invested in getting it right.  In fact, if written with clarity and depth of meaning, it should be the most … Continue reading

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Hilda’s Suitcase: When’s the Right Time to Discuss Leaving a Legacy?

Hilda’s Suitcase   When’s the Right Time to Discuss Leaving A Legacy?  By Norma Cameron, CFRE After reading John Webster Hochstadt’s article on the Cygnus Donor Survey in September’s Gift Planning In Canada journal, I kept thinking about the “2%” … Continue reading

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