or is this country living in denial.
Over the next 10 years – THE ENTIRE U.S. PERCENTAGE OF 65+ WILL EXCEED TODAY’S FLORIDA.
By 2025, 33 states will have 65+% over today’s Florida. At least 15 states, including Florida, will have 65+%’s of over 20%. Florida’s will reach 25%.
I focus on these projections (from the U.S. Census Bureau) because the impact on fundraising is going to be staggering – and not in a good way if you don’t get your planned giving programs in order.
I am just wondering about the rest of the country. Other industries. Health care infrastructure. Will there be enough of a workforce? We are looking at 20% or more of this country in their retirement years.
The message is clear and simple for nonprofit organizations: it is time to invest in capturing planned gifts from your baby boomer supporters before its too late.