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JB+A Client Successes – JB+A Client Partner Agri-Business Expo Center Receives $1.9 Million in Missouri MDFB Tax Credits

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The Missouri Development Finance Board (MDFB) has recently approved more than $1,900,000 in tax credits for the Agri-Business Expo Center (Ag Expo) in St. Joseph, Missouri. This tax credit for contribution program allows area corporations, funders and individuals to use tax credits to support the development of the 145-acre, multi-purpose Ag Expo campus. The Ag Expo campus will be focused…

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JB+A Client Partner Safehouse Crisis Center, Inc. Surpasses Campaign Goal

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In an incredibly brief period of time, Safehouse Crisis Center, Inc. of Pittsburg, Kansas, successfully surpassed its “Building New Opportunities” Campaign goal of $1,200,000 to raise funds to acquire a larger facility and increase its capacity to meet the needs of domestic violence victims in Southeast Kansas.Recognizing the clear “call to action”, the organization partnered with JB+A in conducting a Feasibility Study…

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I Spy…in the Sky…#GivingTuesday 2015

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Sandi Grimm Director of Administration Lamar Advertising Company is collaborating with JB+A again this year to support #GivingTuesday. Since the inception of #GivingTuesday in 2012, Lamar has generously provided pro bono digital billboards throughout the Greater Kansas City area to promote this global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. This year, Lamar is donating…

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JB+A Anniversary Event Explores Donor-Advised Funds

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We had a wonderful time on Tuesday, November 10, celebrating 15 years of nonprofit fundraising success with more than 120 guests and exploring the role of donor-advised funds (DAFs) in the powerful future of philanthropy. Joined by featured speakers Matt Nash, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Client Experience at Fidelity Charitable and Debbie Wilkerson, President and CEO of the…

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Challenge Aspen Co-Founder and CEO Shares Message of the Benefits of Adaptive Recreation Abroad

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In September, JB+A Client Partner Challenge Aspen participated in the Interski 2015 World Congress of Snowsports held in Ushuaia, Argentina. Challenge Aspen co-founder and CEO Houston Cowan delivered the opening keynote speech. Held every four years on a different continent, this year’s Congress was attended by more than 850 delegates from approximately 32 countries, ranging from Russia to South Korea….

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The Salvation Army Western Division Appoints New Divisional Executive Director of Development

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JB+A is pleased to announce that, following a nationwide search conducted by our firm, Mr. Jeffrey W. Beckman has been appointed  as the Divisional Executive Director of Development for The Salvation Army’s Western Division headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska. Mr. Beckman has been a professional fundraiser for 20 years, having most recently served as the Senior Vice President for Resource Development…

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JB+A Presents at Assistance League National Conference

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Judy Keller, JB+A Executive Vice President, recently presented during the 2015 Assistance League National Conference in San Diego:  “Celebrate the Past – Embrace the Future – Reflect and Revitalize“.  The Assistance League National Conference provides the opportunity for chapter members from around the country to gather for networking and educational development. Judy joined Libby Blair and Pat Reinier, two members of the…

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JB+A Client Partner Special Olympics Missouri Receives $1.5 Million Gift

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JB+A is excited to celebrate the fundraising success of its client partner, Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO), who recently received a $1.5 million gift from an anonymous donor to support its planned Training for Life Campus. This donation represents the largest single cash gift received to date for the campaign.  The Training for Life Campus will occupy 16.5 acres in Jefferson…

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JB+A Client Partner Willa Cather Foundation Celebrates Groundbreaking

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JB+A is proud to announce its client partner, Willa Cather Foundation, recently broke ground on its National Willa Cather Center.  More than 200 supporters came to Red Cloud, Nebraska, for the celebration, including acclaimed historian Richard Norton Smith.  In 2016, the NWCC will open its doors as a vibrant arts and educational center that will serve approximately 8,000 annual visitors….

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JB+A Client Partner Leavenworth County Humane Society Gains Conditional Use Permit

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The Lansing City Council unanimously voted on August 6th to approve the Conditional Use Permit to allow Leavenworth County Humane Society (LCHS) to build and operate a “no kill” pet animal shelter in the Lansing Business Center. LCHS is the only organization working to build and operate a no-kill pet animal shelter to serve all Leavenworth County residents. The organization will…

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