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News You Can UseIssue 144/December 2014 A Note from Jeffrey Looking Toward the Continued Rise of Philanthropy in 2015   Jeffrey D. ByrnePresident + CEO 2014 was a wonderful year for philanthropy. Giving USA 2014 reported that charitable giving hit another plateau, with Americans donating more than $335.17 billion to charitable causes in 2013. After four consecutive years of increases in…

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News You Can UseIssue 147/March 2015   Are You on the Menu or Are You at the Table? Editor’s Note: Jeffrey Byrne + Associates is committed to sharing information that affects the nonprofit sector. We are a proud member of The Giving Institute, and as such, we also belong to the Charitable Giving Coalition. Formed in 2009, the Coalition is dedicated…

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News You Can UseIssue 146/February 2015 Stewardship and Estate Planning John F. MarshallSenior Vice President Say the word “stewardship” and most people immediately envision charitable giving, dropping off food for the poor, tithing at church, and serving others with time, talent and treasure. In its fullest sense though, stewardship encompasses a much broader philosophy, going beyond mere acts of sharing or…

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News You Can UseIssue 148/April 2015  Patrick Rooney, Ph.D., Presenter of GUSA Annual Report Editor’s Note: 2015 will mark the 10-year anniversary of Jeffrey Byrne + Associates, Inc. co-sponsoring the Giving USA Annual Report in Kansas City, presented by Patrick Rooney, Ph.D.  Be sure to join JB+A,  U.S. Trust and Nonprofit Connect on June 25 at the Kauffman Foundation Conference Center…

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MU Reception 4-29-15

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You have been invited to a private reception on Wednesday, April 29 Click here to R.S.V.P. or call Sandi Grimm at 816.237.1999 for this event. The College of Arts and Science is the Art and Soul of Mizzou:  The College is the oldest and largest division of the University Arts and Science professors teach 60 percent of the courses taken…

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