Mid-America Planned Giving Council

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2017 Building Blocks

              22nd Annual Building Blocks Planned Giving Conference
Friday September 22, 2017
Kauffman Foundation Conference Center

5 CFRE Credits approved

2 KS and MO CLE approved


7:15 Registration & Breakfast
7:45 Opening
8:00 KEYNOTE – Anne Melvin:
Pivoting Successfully Handling Difficult Donor Conversations
9:00 Break
9:10 Town Square Troost Brush Creek Paseo
Paula Moss & Tim Andrews:
Identifying Planned Giving Donors Through Marketing Strategies and Technology
Kirby Gould:
Planned Giving Stewardship
Steve Goodner:
Building a Winning Team
Alisha Thomson (CLE):
Gifts of Real Estate and Other Unique Assets
10:00 Break
10:10 John Trybus:
The Future of Story Telling: What Will Change, What Won’t and Why It Matters
11:00 Break
11:10 Town Square Troost Brush Creek Paseo
John Trybus:
Rethinking Influence: Storytelling as the New Currency of Change
Jim Berger
(CLE):  Dealing with Aging Clients
Steve Goodner:
Leveraging Emotional Intelligence with Donors/Clients
Shelly Doucet:
Planned Giving Nuts & Bolts
12:00 Lunch
12:30 LUNCHEON SPEAKER – Carol Hallquist:
From Hallmark to Harvard to High Schools
1:20 Closing
1:30 Dismiss

Eventbrite - 20th Annual Building Blocks Planned Giving Conference

Registration ends on September 19, 2017.  Walk-in registrants will be accepted based on seating availability.  There will be a $25 processing fee for those requesting a refund.  No cancellations with refunds allowed after September 8, 2017.

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