ResourcesHelpful documents, articles and websites.
Three PrinciplesLearn about the ten steps to Living the Three Principles of Abundance.
Seven CovenantsLearn the Seven Covenants of Virtuous Philanthropy.
Start with 'Why'Read this article by Margaret May, in the November/December 2012 issue of Advancing Philanthropy magazine, "Start with 'Why'"
Women Give from the HeartRead this article by Margaret May, "Women Give from the Heart on Valentines Day...and Year Round", published February 14, 2012 on NonprofitCommunity.com.
The Pull of the PurseRead this article by Margaret May, "The Pull of the Purse", published in the October 2011 issue of Planned Giving Today.
Palm Beach Daily NewsRead this article, "Author Margaret May Damen aims to inspire women to become philanthropists" by Dian Vujovich.
Pebbles in the Pond SpeechRead this article based on Margaret's "Pebbles in the Pond" keynote speech given at the International Conference of Sigma Alpha Iota National Music Fraternity, August 2, 2009 in Chicago, IL.
Gender & Generational SynergyRead this article by Margaret, "Women as Philanthropists: Gender and Generational Synergy for Effective Gift Planning" printed in The Journal of Gift Planning, Volume 11, Number 4, 4th Quarter 2007.
Rewrite the RulesRead this article by Margaret, "How Boom-Generation Women Will Rewrite the Rules of Philanthropy," which first appeared in the January 2006 "Planned Giving Pulse" e-newsletter.
Margaret Fuller's InspirationRead this article by Margaret, "This year is the bicentennial celebration of Margaret Fuller" posted on the National Association of Baby Boomer Women's website, 2010.
The Torch Newsletter 2009Read this newsletter by Margaret, The Torch, 2009 which she authored for the Institute for Women and Wealth.
The Torch Newsletter 2008Read this newsletter by Margaret, The Torch, 2008 which she authored for the Institute for Women and Wealth.
The Torch Newsletter 2007Read this newsletter by Margaret, The Torch, 2007 which she authored for the Institute for Women and Wealth.
Seaview Radio InterviewAn interview with Margaret May by Jo Ann Pflug of Seaview Radio (audio only).
Interview at GPSAn interview with Margaret May at the Growing Philanthropy Summit.
Video with Jason FranklinListen to Jason Franklin sing in this video: The Inspired Legacies Team and Bolder Giving's Jason Franklin in which Margaret appears.
PBS TV ProgramThis half-hour Women, Wealth & Giving PBS TV program featuring Margaret and three panelists aired on May 2, 2010, on KERA Channel 13 in Dallas.
The Wealth Channel InterviewIn this interview with two faculty members from The American College, Margaret shares her insights into women, wealth, power and influence.
Martin County Library FoundationIn this Martin County Library Foundation video, Margaret and co-author Niki Nicastro McCuistion speak at the Martin County Library Foundation on April 18, 2010.
Women and Philanthropy
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Blogspot: Margaret's BlogVisit Margaret May's blog for the latest information and inspiration.
Women, Wealth & GivingThe companion web site to Margaret May's latest book, co-authored with Niki Nicastro McCuistion, "Women, Wealth & Giving: The Virtuous Legacy of the Boom Generation."
The Institute for Women and WealthEstablished by Margaret May in 2000, The Institute for Women and Wealth transcends traditional estate planning methods and empowers women to resolve many of the psychological barriers that inhibit the success of family legacy and philanthropic giving issues.
National Association of Baby Boomer WomenThe National Association of Baby Boomer Women is the only association devoted to addressing issues concerning 38 million of the healthiest, wealthiest, and best-educated generation of women to ever hit midlife: baby boomer women.
Partnership for Philanthropic PlanningThe Partnership for Philanthropic Planning is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization serving people and organizations that work together to make charitable giving most meaningful.
Association of Fundraising ProfessionalsThe Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents 30,000 members in 212 chapters throughout the world, working to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education and certification programs.
VivanistaVivanista is the go-to community for philanthropic living and giving.
SelfGrowth.comThe online, self improvement community.
Spirited WomanConnecting spirited women everywhere. A community where your passion connects you to the world.
Sudden Money InstituteThe Sudden Money Institue helps individuals and financial advisors focus on the integration of the personal experience with the facts and figures.
eWomen NetworkBusiness networking for businesswomen.
AEI Speakers BureauMargaret is a member of AEI Speakers Bureau, which is a full-service speakers bureau that specializes in organizing professional speaking engagements, podium events, and more.
21/64The 21/64 website helps us learn how to engage the next generation in the philanthropic community.
EnlightenNextEnlightenNext is dedicated to catalyzing evolution in consciousness and culture.
Center for Philanthropy at Indiana UniversityThe Center for Philanthropy at Indiana University's programs and initiatives provide nonprofits, donors and scholars with the resources they need to make a difference in philanthropy.
International Association of Advisors in PhilanthropyThe International Association of Advisors in Philanthropy is a not for profit membership organization that builds philanthropic capacity through collaborative programs and projects which unite financial advisors, charitable organizations, foundations, donors, and wealth planners in a common goal.
The Chronicle of PhilanthropyThe Chronicle of Philanthropy connects the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas.
The American CollegeThe American College is a non-profit educational institution with the highest level of academic accreditation dedicated to leadership in innovative training and development for financial services professionals.
YouAreYoung.comYouAreYoung.com offers the book "Forever Young at 50+" by Nina Hart, which includes 100 uplifting stories from individuals ages 50+. Discover the secrets to staying young. Features profile of Margaret May.
Book: Donor-Centered Planned Gift MarketingThis book, Donor-Centered Planned Gift Marketing by Michael J. Rosen, CFRE, President of ML Innovations and one of Margaret's colleagues, is a fresh step-by-step guide for identifying your nonprofit's planned giving prospects and inspiring them to give generously.
NonprofitCommunity.comNonprofitCommunity.com is a community site by and for nonprofit professionals. It is full of free resources, news, ideas, learning opportunities and an open forum where anyone can ask questions, give advice, and provide feedback.
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