WHEN: Tuesday, May 14, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 11:15 AM
WHAT: The Professional Seminar is an annual event hosted by Communities Foundation of Texas and SMU Dedman School of Law. This year, speaker Paul G. Schervish will discuss the topic “Emerging Stronger: The Meaning and Motives of Wealth and Philanthropy.” Schervish is one of the nation’s leading experts in philanthropy and has been named five times to NonProfit Times’ annual ‘Power and Influence Top 50’ list.
WHO: Featuring Paul G. Schervish, Director, Center on Wealth and Philanthropy and Professor of Sociology at Boston College
Lead Sponsor U.S. Trust
Major Sponsor Meadows, Collier, Reed, Cousins, Crouch & Ungerman, L.L.P.
Committee Chairman Norman A. Lofgren, Looper, Reed & McGraw, PC
WHERE: Communities Foundation of Texas
5500 Caruth Haven Lane
Dallas, TX 75225
WHY: Join us for a lively discussion as Paul addresses the motivations for charitable giving. The seminar is designed to help advisors develop specific strategies to integrate philanthropy in their practices. Continuing education credits pending.
Communities Foundation of Texas, a public charity founded in 1953, works closely with donors and nonprofits—receiving charitable gifts, managing assets responsibly and making effective grants. As the largest community foundation in Texas and one of the largest in the country, CFT professionally manages nearly 900 component funds, and it has distributed over $1.2 billion in charitable grants since its inception.
Register: $75 / registration fee per person. Seating is limited.
CLE/CPE/CFP and TBLS continuing education credit certified for 3 hours pending. No prerequisits required.
Register online atwww.cftexas.org by Saturday, April 30th.
If you have any questions, please call 214.750.4222.
Continental breakfast begins at 7:30 AM.