Allen has been around this block enough times to know exactly how to provide creative ideas for structuring gift arrangements. He can:
Allen will meet with planned giving officers about things like donor issues and objections, in addition to innovative problem solving.
Consider the case of a couple who want to leave a beloved family business to a favorite charity. The only problem is, the business is an old bowling alley that’s been shuttered for three decades. You don’t have to back away from these people with a “Thanks but no thanks” smile. Allen can help create donor-centered gift plans to meet their objectives/goals while assisting their charities’ fundraising team.
He’s great at counseling charities at the board and senior leadership levels, and he enjoys leading brainstorming discussions to achieve acceptable gift arrangements.
Allen Thomas’s involvement as a consultant creates significant value added to the philanthropic effort for individuals and organizations.