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Legacy growth slows in third quarter of 2015

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The latest bulletin from the Legacy Monitor shows legacy income growth has slowed considerably from the start of the year. The first quarter of 2015 saw 9.9% growth in legacy income for the 76 Legacy Monitor Consortium members, but this has dropped to 4.4% in the third quarter. The reduction in growth reflects the cooling housing market, which strongly influences legacy …

Legacy Fundraising Summit

Ashley Rowthorn Speaking at

Legacy Voice are delighted to announce that Ashley Rowthorn will be speaking at the Legacy Fundraising Summit 2015. The summit package will feature legacy specialists from Europe and beyond, bringing together the forefront of legacy thought and innovation from across the globe.

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A close friend of mine runs a social enterprise Coffee House and Roasters in Leeds. Today he got a call from the Labour Party saying the Ed Milliband was coming to Leeds and could they come to Cielo Coffee. They wanted to host a party meeting at his café and he was to get a private meeting with the potential next Prime …

Legacy Fundraising Training, IoF West Midlands

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Ashley Rowthorn will be running a session on face to face legacy fundraising at the IoF West Midlands event on 2 July 2015. Ashley will be exploring the principles of using face to face conversations as part of an effective legacy strategy and providing practical examples of how to initiate effective legacy conversations.

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Legacy Monitor shows income up by 10%

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The latest bulletin from the Legacy Monitor shows legacy income has risen by 9.8% from this time last year to £1.25bn. The growth comes as welcome news to UK charities, who were severely impacted in the recent recession, as falling house and share prices saw average legacy values tumble. This growth is largely driven by the rise of average residuary values, …