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Westfall Gold Major Donor Experiences Raise $102 Million

These exclusive gatherings accelerate and deepen relationships with high capacity donors who gave an average of $104,500. ATLANTA, Georgia   July 18, 2019 – Westfall Gold, a leading fundraising consultancy, announced its nonprofit clients raised a record-breaking $102 million through 31 major donor events in the first half of 2019. Westfall Gold’s signature three-and-a-half-day experiences enabled nonprofit…

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Megatrends That Will Change Philanthropy: Global Economy

Building a Comprehensive Donor Development Strategy: This article is part of a series launched by Westfall Gold to help nonprofit development leaders create an effective and comprehensive long-term fundraising strategy. An introduction to this series can be found here. Over the next decade global economic, technological, and social trends will transform how nonprofits fundraise. As…

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Building a Comprehensive Donor Development Strategy

Westfall Gold launches a series of articles that will help donor development leaders create a fundraising strategy for the next decade Note: an index to the articles in this series can be found here. As 2020 rapidly approaches, many non-profit organizations are wrapping up their current strategic plans and beginning to consider their strategy for…

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Leading Experts in Major Donor Philanthropy Announce Strategic Alliance

Donor By Design Group and Westfall Gold have both forged innovative approaches to accelerate and deepen relationships between nonprofits and major donors   ATLANTA, Georgia  April 4, 2019 – Two recognized leaders in donor development – Donor By Design Group and Westfall Gold – have announced a strategic alliance to help nonprofit organizations accelerate major…

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Charitable Giving Increases Despite New Tax Law

Early indicators show donations increased in 2018, and experts predict continued growth in 2019   Both Blackbaud and the Association of Fundraising Professionals reported that charitable giving in the United States increased approximately 1.7% in 2018.  This is despite predictions of economic think tanks that the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act would result in significantly…

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Major Donors Give $165 Million to Non-Profits

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JANUARY 15, 2019 Westfall Gold’s unique donor experiences quickly bond new supporters to charitable causes ATLANTA, Georgia  January 15, 2019 — Westfall Gold, a leading fundraising consultancy, announced that 1,300 high net worth families gave $165 million in donations to dozens of non-profit organizations in 2018.  The company’s signature three day retreat…

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Westfall Gold Raises $87.8 million in Three Months

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JUNE 18, 2018 Over 800 donors make an average gift of $92,500 to support 26 charities Westfall Gold produces a major donor event at The Cloister as Sea Island. ATLANTA, Georgia June 18, 2018 — Westfall Gold, the leading consultancy specializing in major donor events, announced that 26 client organizations raised $87.8 million…

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Westfall Gold Raises Record $131,000,000 in Major Donor Fundraising

High-capacity donors give an average of $115,000 to fund life transformation worldwide. ATLANTA, December 31, 2017 — Westfall Gold ( — a leading catalyst for transformational giving among major and mega donors — reported a record year for its signature Major Donor Events. Over the course of 29 Major Donor Events for nonprofit clients, hundreds donors made…

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Westfall Gold Expands Development Expertise with New Senior Consultant

Experienced fundraising leader Todd Hall to guide nonprofits in deepening their relationships with high-capacity donors ATLANTA, January 31, 2017 — Westfall Gold ( — a leading catalyst for transformational giving among major and mega donors — has welcomed advancement professional Todd Hall as a Senior Consultant. Hall joins an accomplished team of former nonprofit executive directors,…

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