Calendar

Apr
27
Thu
Planned Giving Day – Networking Event @ Heifer International
Apr 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Please join us for an extended session (1:00pm – 4:30pm) to celebrate our annual Planned Giving Day. CLE, CPE and CFRE credit will be offered.

There will also be a networking reception at 4:30pm.  See details below.

Presentation One: Joe Chickey from the Sharp Group will present “Gift Planning: Accelerating the traditional bequest” As more people live into their 80’s and 90’s, this presentation shares creative ways that common Estate gifts can be accelerated. Some examples include Virtual Endowments, blended gifts and term of years CRTs.”

Presentation Two: David Toups, Corporate Vice President of the Nautilus Group, will present “CHarity Case Dynamics”.

Presentation Three: “Ethical Challenges in Gift Planning – Black and White or Shades of Grey” This interactive presentation addresses ethical issues unique to the field and includes multiple case studies.

The bios for the speaker can be found at:

Joe Chickey BIO 2017

All attendees of Planned Giving Day are invited to a Networking Party immediately following the last speaker at:

Location TBD

May
25
Thu
May 25, 2017 Meeting @ Westlake Corporate Center (Searcy bldg. Rm. Plaza 4)
May 25 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Renie Rule, Executive Director of Foundation and VP of Arkansas Hospice, Inc., will present a program titled, “Relating to Donors/Donor Stories”

Jun
29
Thu
June 29, 2017 Meeting @ Westlake Corporate Center (Searcy bldg. Rm. Plaza 4)
Jun 29 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Michelle Mann with JPMS Cox will present a program titled, “990 Form Review”

Aug
24
Thu
August 24, 2017 (NWA) @ TBD
Aug 24 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Program TBD

Sep
28
Thu
September 28, 2017 Meeting @ Westlake Corporate Center (Searcy bldg. Rm. Plaza 4)
Sep 28 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Brigette Grant with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences will present a program titled, “Blended Gifts”

Nov
16
Thu
November 16, 2017 Meeting @ Westlake Corporate Center (Searcy bldg. Rm. Plaza 4)
Nov 16 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Lynn Foster with the Bowen School of Law will present a program titled, “Charitable Lead Trusts and Arkansas Trust Code”

Jan
25
Thu
January 25, 2018 Meeting @ Westlake Corporate Center (Searcy bldg. Rm. Plaza 4)
Jan 25 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

A panel discussion on the topic of Stewardship will be presented by the following speakers:

Bobby G. Thomas from the Arkansas Baptist Foundation

TBD

TBD