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Perspectives on Philanthropy

 

Following your heart and passion to transform lives

Do you find yourself wanting more from your philanthropic efforts? Is it daunting to think about which causes to support and ensure your giving makes the greatest impact? We know that giving feels good and there is strong research to support it. But we also know that with so many options to give, people often aren’t able to maximize the effects of their charitable giving activity.

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Thinking About Philanthropy

"I probably should" is an answer that I hear quite often when I ask "Are you serving on a nonprofit board?" My title, VP Philanthropic Services, opens up the dialogue with strangers on airplanes, and I do feel like an evangelist for the nonprofit sector. My motivation comes from the transformation that I have seen in people who add nonprofit work to their lives.

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Hurricane Relief and Retirement Fund Hardship Withdrawals

Although easier to obtain for those impacted by Harvey, hardship withdrawals should only be taken after careful consideration.

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