Strategic Intelligence for Nonprofit Sustainability

Wilmington Trust |
Corporate & Institutional
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We define sustainability as the maintenance over extended periods of a portfolio’s purchasing power, provide an overview of ways nonprofits can meet their fiduciary responsibilities and cover a variety of important issues, including:The toll taken by a “lost decade” of reduced fixed income yields, along with increased equity market volatility both provide reasons to revisit asset allocation and spending policies.Changes to the U.S.

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Endowment and Foundation Update: Key 2019 Trends

Walter Dillingham |
Corporate & Institutional
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Key 2019 trends for the endowment, foundation, and nonprofit marketplace.  Assessment of investment strategies continues to be critical for 2019, with continued market volatility despite early gains.Heightened fiduciary responsibility remains an important topic, while diversifying fundraising strategies and revenue sources is still a strong focus.Many nonprofits are seeking ways to grow their endowment funds.

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Catholic Foundations Continue to Advance in the United States

Walter Dillingham |
Corporate & Institutional
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An update on the Catholic foundation marketplace.In 2016, we released one of the first studies on religious-based fundraising foundations, The Advancement of Religious-Based Fundraising Foundations in the United States.We examined religious giving and focused on the use of stand-alone fundraising foundations, focusing on Catholic diocese or community foundations.

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