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San Diego Legacy Incubator Program

 Looking for help in getting started with Planned Giving and/or Endowment Building for your smaller/mid-sized NPO?

Consider our “group mentoring” program – a tested method bringing together staff, volunteer leaders, and mentors in a supportive environment.

 Applications due Monday August 8, 2016

 Questions? Contact Colleen Lukoff, CFRE at 760-591-9455 or


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