Jay Frost

Major-gift givers tend to be a small number of highly capable people who have liquid wealth. The key for nonprofit organizations is to locate them and develop a long-term relationship with them. Wealth research can help organizations do this. “If we use only giving information as a guide, we inevitably will under-cultivate and underestimate the potential wealth and interest of our constituents,” says Jay Frost, chief strategy officer for data-mining firm WealthEngine, because people who have wealth don’t necessarily give in a way that suggests that wealth. “By focusing exclusively on affinity or, in other words, seeing who has given before and

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