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How to Create a Well-Designed Gift Agreement

Donors and philanthropic institutions should work together to try to mesh their differing goals.

Thoracic surgeon Dr. Perry Cardium has made a fortune both through his medical practice and through publication of his best seller, Mending a Broken Heart—Repairing Torn Aortic Valves in Recently Divorced Individuals. He’s decided he wants to share his good fortune with the public by making a major philanthropic gift. 


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