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A is for Ask: A Fundraising Guide Published by Canadian School Boards Association/L’Association canadienne des commissionslconseils scolaires, Ottawa, pp. 135, $25 REVIEWED BY JOYCE FORSTER Associate Editor, The Philanthropist Deep in the heart of every volunteer who has ever tried to raise money for a good cause lies the conviction that professional fundraisers know secret…

Bookshelf: Shortcuts to Survival, a Practical Fundraising Manual

In Shortcuts to Survival, a Practical Fund raising Manual, Joyce Yonge provides valuable practical information on fundraising from corporations, foundations and government sources. The book includes a description of such matters as the fundraisers job, choosing a professional fundraiser, organizing for effective fundraising, preparing a statement of objectives, an annual report and a fundraising proposal,…