Ways to Learn

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Building a Sustainable Capital Structure for Land Trusts

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Summer 2008
Author: 
Matthew Pearson and Daniel Patrick O’Connell

Given the subprime debacle and cyclical nature of the economy, building a sustainable capital structure is essential for land trusts. Fundraising is widely recognized for the obvious role it plays, but the role of debt financing is often underappreciated.

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The 16 Best Pieces of Fundraising Advice

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Spring 2012
Author: 
David Lansdowne

You can’t illuminate every aspect of fundraising, every nuance and shade, every subtle underpinning in just a handful of essentials. But it is safe to say, if you abide by each of the principles below, you will almost always experience a startling degree of success.