Mid-America Planned Giving Council

Helping You Make a Difference


23rd Annual Building Blocks

Friday September 28, 2018
Registration opens June 6, 2018
Kauffman Foundation Conference Center



8:45Registration, Coffee and Tea
9:30Karen Osborne sponsored by Commerce Bank
Getting to a Joyful, Inspired, Generous “Yes” to Your Blended Solicitation (Part 1)
10:40Break / Networking (15 minutes)
10:55Karen Osborne
Getting to a Joyful, Inspired, Generous “Yes” to Your Blended Solicitation (Part 2)
12:05Lunch Buffet sponsored by Midwest Trust
Table Topics
1:00Dr. Russell James sponsored by PlannedGiving.com
Natural Philanthropy: How the Origins of Donor Motivations Drive Powerful Fundraising
1:55Break / Networking (15 minutes)
TroostBrush CreekPaseo
Dr. Russell James
Top Ten Charitable Planning Strategies for Financial Advisors: Helping Your Clients and Your Business with Charitable Planning
Karen Osborne
Managing Your Work, Time, Energy, and Still Having a Life
Viken Mikaelian
You Don’t Need to Learn Another Language to Get Planned Giving
Bill Eckert & Randy Huston
Advanced Planning Charitable Strategies for Business Owners
3:00Break / Networking (15 minutes)
3:15Dr. Russell James
The Hidden Code of End-of-Life Decisions: What Legacy Fundrasing Can Learn From Decision Making in Life Insurance Annuities, Estate Planning, and Healthcare
4:15Closing Remarks

Registration ends on September 24, 2018.  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 14, 2018.