• Aspire to Give Books

You're here because you understand the value of giving. If you want to gain a deeper understanding of your own heart's desire to give— what motivates you, what inspires you, and what giving journey will be most fulfilling for you— these books were written for you.

Are you wondering what comes next after retirement?

Are you searching for a new purpose as you transition to a new phase of life?

Do you want to make a real difference in the world through your giving?

Aspire to Give: How to Create a More Meaningful Life Through Your Giving answers these questions to help you find meaning during your golden years. Based on over 20 years of experience serving clients in preparing for, transitioning into, and navigating through retirement, Greg Doepke addresses the all-too-often unspoken and unmet needs of retirement - What’s Next?

In this groundbreaking book, Greg illuminates our inherent need to give for meaning, introduces you to the Common Life Journey of Aspirational Giving, frames your giving with seven essential questions, and equips you with the roadmap of the Personal Philanthropic Giving Process.

What motivates donors to give generously to their favorite causes?

How might I learn to become a better donor and make a greater, meaningful impact?

Where is the roadmap to help me become a better donor for my family?

As the introduction into the Aspirational Philanthropist Learning Series, The 5 Keys to Unlock Donor Generosity (for Anyone Who Wants to Do More Good) answers these questions and more. As a passionate donor, grandparent of seven, and retired professional advisor of more than 20 years to clients and aspiring philanthropists, Greg Doepke shares his lifetime of wisdom, experience, and professional expertise on how to be a better, more caring, effective donor, both to family and favorite causes.

With a fresh, new perspective, Greg “flips the philanthropic script” to view donor generosity through the heart and eyes of each individual. No matter what your role, you will learn the basics of “donor-outlook philanthropy” to gain a much better understanding of donors, their circles of influence, and their underlying motivations to give generously.

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If you are interested in learning more about Aspire to Give®'s pursuit to advance philanthropy through donor-focused education, social innovation, collaboration, and advocacy, please reach out to Greg Doepke: Greg@AspiretoGive.com

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