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About the Author
Jerry is considered one of the top writers in the field and a number of his books, including Asking and Mega Gifts, have achieved classic status.
Hailed by Newsweek as "the Robert Schuller of fundraising," Jerry is a popular columnist for Contributions magazine and a favorite speaker at conferences and workshops throughout the nation.
He is executive director of one of the premier firms in America and is co-founder of the Institute for Charitable Giving. The very term "philanthropy" would mean less without JerryÃÂÃÂs influence.
He lives with his wife, Felicity, in a 1710 farmhouse in northwest Connecticut.