- Learn About Top Issues & Major Trends in Philanthropy that make Giving Circles as a mode of giving more attractive to individual donors.
- Gain a Better Understanding of Giving Circles – Why a Giving Circle? Find out the facts and types of Giving Circles.
IDENTIFY CAUSES & CHARITIES
- Identify and Research Needs, Causes & Charities – Explore needs, causes and issues; search and assess charities.
FIND, JOIN or START A GIVING CIRCLE
- Find or Start a Giving Circle – Tips on how to find a giving circle or start your own, identify issues and causes, develop your Circle’s vision, mission and strategic plan, and organizational tools, including links to sample by-laws and a giving circles starter kit.
GIVE AND GROW
- Learn About Getting and Giving Money – Learn about Giving Wisely, how to find or leverage funding (including via annual giving and legacy planning) and monitoring tips.
- Leverage Pro-Bono Services – About finding and leveraging pro-bono services for your Giving Circle and/or your GC’s grantees.
- Get Organized – Find out the basics and more advanced organizational tools for setting up your Circle.
- Govern and Grow:
IMPACT AND IMPROVE
- Achieve Impact – Find the guides, tools and tips that your Circle needs to enhance its impact.
- Continuous Learning & Process Improvement – Explore the steps to continuous Giving Circle learning and improvement, so that your Circle can continually enhance its impact.
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