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Fundraisers Forum: Is Fundraising Taxing You?

Fundraisers Forum: Is Fundraising Taxing You?

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 9:00 am to 10:30 am


Fundraisers Forum is a free professional development and network-building series for everyone involved in securing contributions for Chicago-area Jewish organizations. The series' topics are equally relevant for CEOs, new fundraisers, and everyone in between.

  • Hear experts on philanthropy and fundraising
  • Find out the latest trends and practices
  • Meet and network with your peers from other organizations
  • Master new ways to raise funds for your organization


Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Coffee and networking at 9 am | Program from 9:30-10:30 am
Free but advance reservations required.

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First, Get a Handle on Tax Advantages 
We often associate tax savings and charitable-giving plans with major givers and experienced donors. But in fact, these tools are available to donors large and small and young and old. Learn from Lindsey Paige Markus about the key tax concepts you can use to guide donors toward giving that is advantageous for their finances and the community. Discover how strategic philanthropy can be used to engage givers and leverage gifts, both now and for the future.

Lindsey Paige MarkusLindsey Paige Markus heads the 22-attorney estate planning and wealth protection practice of Chuhak & Tecson P.C., providing clients with creative solutions that meet their personal needs. Lindsey has appeared on FOX and NBC and was recognized earlier this year by Crain’s Chicago Business as a woman making an impact in the law.

Fundraisers Forum

"Fundraisers Forum provides a unique opportunity for nonprofit professionals to come together, learn new ideas relevant to today's complex fundraising world, and find ways to collaborate for the benefit of our organizations."

—Jennifer Flink (left) at the Fundraisers Forum October 2018 session. Jennifer is the National Executive Director of American Friends of Israel Sport Center for the Disabled

Photo by Lynn Renee Persin.


IS FUNDRAISING TAXING YOU? is the second of a three-part series. The third session, THE GIFT OF ASKING: MAKING YOUR CASE IN EVERY CASE takes place on April 2. Find out more > 

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