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Learn and Thrive as a Donor

Our Mission

Our Mission

To unleash human generosity through donor education, social innovation, collaboration, and advocacy.
Our Passion

Our Passion

To inspire, teach, and guide donors to be the best donors they can be.
Our Process

The Giving Process

Clarify and align your purpose, passion, and gifts for giving; then design and implement your giving plan for meaning and impact.

The 5 Steps to Smart and Meaningful Giving

Follow the Appreciative Donor Education Process®


Discover and align your passions, purpose, and gifts for giving


Envision the positive impact you will make


Create your comprehensive giving plan


Implement your plan


Create and capture your different legacies

Highlights from the Aspire to Give® Blog

Leading-edge Thinking to Empower Smarter Giving

Advancing Philanthropy Through the Eyes & Heart of the Donor

When you face a challenge at home, in your career, or in life, do you leverage the power of questions to discover, learn, and...

Let's Shine a Light on an Alternative to the "Stretch IRA"

With tax season upon us, it occurs to me that spring cleaning should sometimes go beyond the house. Sometimes you may need to...

Magnify Your Light

Did you ever use a magnifying glass to start a fire as a middle-school kid? I can distinctly remember when I was about 13 or 14...

Why do you get up in the morning?

As basic as this question may seem, there is a much deeper meaning. What is your purpose for living? What makes you want to get...

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Disclosure: Greg Doepke is the founder and principal of Aspire to GiveĀ®, a social enterprise that donates 100% of profits to charity.