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AFPWM positively impacts our philanthropic community by connecting and educating people and organizations to practice ethical and effective fundraising.

Nonprofit Research Collaborative Tracks Upward Trend in Bequests

posted Wednesday, July 20, 2016 by Katie Hop

The report of fundraising results through the end of 2015 also looks back through data collected since 2005. In 2015, 58% of 760 responding organizations reported increased planned gift receipts, the highest in the decade of trends being surveyed. From 2014 to 2015, 45% of organizations report that planned giving receipts increased when overall charitable receipts increased. By contrast among organizations that had a decline in total receipts, just 35% saw increases in planned giving receipts.

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