We’re recruiting: Director of Consultancy

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With the biggest generational transfer of wealth in history set to take place over the next 20-30 years, there has never been a more exciting time to work in legacy giving – a unique opportunity to raise huge sums money for good causes worldwide. Formed in 2014 we have worked with over 20 charities across the UK including several of …

When it comes to successful legacy stewardship, donor-centricity is key.

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Stewardship is a term that is quite often referenced in the legacy world, but possibly little understood. Some charities will view legacy stewardship in hard terms – moving prospects and donors through a pipeline – and other will take a softer approach – viewing it as a measure of donor warmth and satisfaction. Whatever the perspective, a unifying theme is …

Great Legacy Fundraising Seminar 2018

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Are you a leader looking to prepare your organisation for significant growth in legacy giving income? If so we have some exciting news to share with you that can help you see a step change in your fundraising income, and deliver real change for the beneficiaries you serve. The Great Legacy Fundraising seminar runs from Wednesday 14th to Friday 16th February 2018 at The Inch Hotel and Inspiration Centre on the banks of …

Review of 1837 Wills Act is an opportunity to fix a broken system

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“If you want to encourage a behaviour, make it Easy, Attractive, Social and Timely”. These are the words of the Behavioural Insights Team, who we have become familiar with since their ground breaking studies in partnership with Remember a Charity. Much has been discussed about the importance of social norming, and the influence this has, particularly on first time will makers. …

The Great British love affair

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This weeks blog is the first in a series on legacy motivations – why we choose to leave gifts to charity and to which causes. Legacy Voice associate Michelle Hurst Di Pasqualle shares about our love affair with animals and why she has chosen to remember them in her will.

Crispin Ellison Bursary Award

Legacy Link launches new bursary award

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Legacy Link have announced the launch of the Crispin Ellison Bursary Award. The bursary aims to further the professional development of those working or volunteering in the charity sector. The Crispin Ellison Bursary Award is an annual award launching in January 2017, to cover the costs for two successful applicants to complete the Certificate in Charity Legacy Administration (CiCLA), plus …

IoF Legacy Fundraising Conference 2016

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Join us in London on Monday 7th November at the Legacy Fundraising Conference 2016, hosted by the Institute of Fundraising. Legacy Voice are delighted to announce that Ashley Rowthorn will be Chairing this year’s IoF Legacy Fundraising Conference. From 2014 to 2015 the number of charities named in Wills in England, Scotland and Wales increased by 10% (Smee and Ford), …