Monthly Archives: December 2010

A Season of Giving

From Eddie Pelto, Director of Development Each December, many of us prepare for holiday festivities with family and friends. Sometimes this includes shopping for gifts – it is, after all, the traditional ‘season of giving.’ In keeping with that sentiment, it is also at this time of year that millions of people choose to make their charitable contributions. At PDF, year-end giving accounts for 20 percent of our overall annual revenue. As we have mentioned previously, much of this support comes from individual supporters around the country. We rely on the generosity of new and returning supporters during the holiday… read more Read More