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We Are For You

As a ministry, your Kingdom work is bringing about global transformation, even as you divide your time between your mission and fundraising. Imagine the impact you could make with a partner to help grow your fundraising and make it more meaningful. That is why we are here.

From major donor training, to fundraising support, to charity funds and more, we have years of experience in faith-driven initiatives. We are here to equip, encourage, and partner with you to grow your fundraising so you can stay focused on what matters—making a difference.

“The Signatry is so selfless in their approach to education and training yet so insightful. I value their partnership.”
Jamie Burks
Director of Marketing and Development Hope Faith
“I went into The Signatry's Major Donor training event with little understanding of this area of non-profit. I left with the confidence that I can do this." ”
Mark Silvers
Director of Mobilization, Crossworld
“The Signatry's major gift training services will challenge you to understand the mindset of high-networth individuals by giving them the information and knowledge about your ministry they value. ”
Joan Johnson
Engagement Manager
“Kristin and the rest of The Signatry held a top-notch workshop on major gift training. I walked away with a healthier outlook on my position and was equipped to have key conversations with major donors. I am confident I will have greater success in my position and ministry due to spending the day at their workshop.”
Andrew Barber
Corporate Development Officer
“The Signatry is committed to seeing that Kingdom work is adequately funded so that the Gospel of Jesus Christ reaches the ends of the earth. Their major gift training helps Christian ministries accomplish the goal of sharing their vision and providing opportunities for major donors to participate in their work.”
Rolla Goodyear
Director of Development Avant Ministries
“The Signatry team has their ear to the ground on major trends impacting the very type of major donors we need to understand. The information and insights their training provided were well worth the effort to be part of it.”
J. Godsey
Heartbeat International
“As a ministry leader new to the donor development arena, the major gift training was extremely valuable. The practical insights provided by the team at the Signatry provided tools that I can implement immediately. I was energized to take what I learned and apply it in our ministry setting. I highly recommend!”
Chad Pollard
President Kansas Christian College

Our Services

We have the insights, resources, and solutions to help you continue the work God has called you to do.

  • Round Table Discussions

    When ministries learn from each other, everyone benefits. That is why we help convene ministry leaders on a regular basis to share their insights. Learning which strategies are emerging, which are working, and which are not, can help you apply key lessons for success.

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  • Equip Donors

    Your donors want to give strategically, make the most of their resources, and save on taxes. Through the power of donor advised funds, long-term giving plans, and more, we equip your ministry with the tools and knowledge to meet donors’ needs for impactful generosity.

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  • Charity Funds

    A charity fund with The Signatry allows your ministry to receive gifts in any form that your donors want to give—cash, business interests, publicly traded securities, and even real estate interests. Donors can give easily and efficiently through online forms you can embed into your website.

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Solutions For You

Since 2000, we have helped donors send nearly $3 billion to ministries across the globe. With The Signatry, you gain practical training gleaned from our industry experts and years of donor and ministry expertise.

Major Donor Training Workshops

Major gifts play a key role in fueling your mission. Whether your ministry needs help prospecting, engaging major donors, or processing complex assets, we are here to help you acquire major gifts that you can turn into impact.

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Donor Development Resources

Donor development provides you with resources and consultations on how to have meaningful donor conversations. Webinars connect you with industry experts for practical training sessions focused on developing your donor network.

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Ministry Resources

Sometimes you just need a starting point. Here you will find key guides and templates to help as you work out your development strategy.

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The Signatry Blog
Conversations from our thought leaders.


Potential in the Middle

3 weeks ago By Kristin Hammett

Whether it is middle school, middle age, or the middle of the year, the middle of anything indicates something critical: potential. The middle suggests something is not finished. It is continuing along the path. Unfortunately, in donor development, the “middle” donors are often forgotten. While mid-level donors may not represent a big segment of a ministry’s database, although sometimes they do, they do present an opportunity for relationship, engagement, and growth. Who are they? The definition of a mid-level donor may vary, but it is safe to say that these donors do not make the major donor list but give…

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Pocket Tools and Purpose

2 months ago By Kristin Hammett

Dr. Bruce Wilkinson and his wife Darlene were looking for a way to give more freely to those in need. 1 Timothy 6:18, “ready to give, willing to share” was the catalyst for them as they developed the “God pocket” concept. They committed an amount of money, put it in their pocket, and waited for a “nudge” from God to give to someone in need. This commitment in advance gave them the freedom to act. “When God signals, we can respond…” he says. In his book, The God Pocket, Dr. Wilkinson explains the concept is simple: [God] owns it. You carry it.”  That is really what…

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COVID-19: Next Steps for Christian Higher Education

2 months ago By The Signatry

This article was written by David Dockery, President of the IACE, and published on The Signatry’s site with permission. David S. Dockery serves as President of the International Alliance for Christian Education as well as Theologian-in-Residence at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He previously served as president at Union University and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. ————- From this point forward, institutional histories will be written in terms of pre-COVID-19 and post-COVID-19. We now clearly find ourselves in one of those defining historical moments, representing a genuine paradigmatic shift in the world of Christian higher education as we have known it. The…

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