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Listening for Charitable Opportunities

Philanthropy is a very personal decision. A professional advisor can help clients realize their charitable objectives by listening for charitable giving opportunities, explaining options, and suggesting solutions. Significant giving opportunities often arise when clients are making major business, personal, and financial decisions where the motivation isn’t just the cause, but also the benefits of giving. Saskatoon Community Foundation can work […]

TOP 10 REASONS FOR DISCUSSING PHILANTHROPY

Many professional advisors will arrive here searching for tools and resources to rely on when talking about charitable giving with clients. But why should you discuss philanthropy with your clients? In 2014 a study was jointly commissioned by the Canadian Association of Gift Planners, Giv3 Foundation, the Philanthropic Foundations of Canada and BMO. It was […]

MEANINGFUL PLANNING

Saskatoon Community Foundation knows you have worked hard to build a nest egg, making wise decision along the way to provide for yourself and your family. Talking with your advisor about planning a charitable bequest (a gift in your will) can make a huge difference to your estate and your legacy. To make Saskatoon Community […]