Because restricted gifts have stringent rules attached, they can be difficult for not-for-profits to manage and account for. How, then, do you encourage donors to make unrestricted gifts that your organization can use as it deems necessary? Here are four suggestions: 1. Praise the benefits of unrestricted gifts when speaking with potential donors. Explain how your organization uses donations, offering hard numbers and specific examples where needed. Give them as...

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February 18, 2017