Here is an article by FLA Group entitled “Legacy Marketing Overview March 2010” The article has some interesting statistics and thoughts on the importance of encouraging bequest giving. I agree that Canadian charities do not spend enough time doing this type of planned gift and we are far behind places like the UK. Hopefully this article will encourage some to put more time and resources into this area.
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Mark Blumberg is a partner at the law firm of Blumberg Segal LLP in Toronto and works almost exclusively in the areas of non-profit and charity law.