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Creating a Legacy - Talking about Your Legacy

When is a good time to talk to your loved ones about a legacy plan? How about over Sunday dinner, during halftime, or while washing dishes? Whenever you are all in a comfortable space, that could be the right time.

Give Smart - Why Endow?

Here at Truman Heartland, we often talk about endowments or endowed funds, but unless you are in the community foundation or financial planner industry, you may not know exactly what that means.

Leaving a Legacy – Sustaining the Foundation

The Sustainability Fund for Truman Heartland Community Foundation is our permanent endowment, providing operational support to build a better community far into the future.

Creating a Legacy - Gifting your Retirement

You have spent your whole life working hard and saving for your retirement. Maybe you did such a good job saving that you have more in your IRA or other retirement accounts than you need. In that case, you can use all or part of your retirement assets for charitable giving.

Give Smart - Easy-Peasy Record Keeping

We are all busy people. Between work and family and all the extras in-between, we all have more than our fair share of paperwork and forms to keep track of in our lives.
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Give Smart – Planning for Community Progress

For 40 years, Truman Heartland Community Foundation has been working with the people, businesses, and organizations who create impactful change in our Eastern Jackson County communities.
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Leaving a Legacy – Investing in Students

Truman Heartland fundholders have always been extraordinarily generous to students, and 2022 is no different. This year, 136 scholarship funds housed at Truman Heartland provided more than $656,000 in educational support for local students attending universities, colleges, and trade schools locally and throughout the US.

YAC Senior Picnic – The Best is Yet to Come

May is bittersweet in Youth Advisory Council (YAC). Although we are excited for our graduating seniors to start the next chapter of their lives, we will miss this amazing group of students' infectious enthusiasm and creative leadership.

Creating a Legacy - The Evolution of a Field of Interest Fund

If you have a passion for a cause, a Field of Interest Fund may be a good choice for your investments, regardless of how narrow or broad. As the name implies, this type of Fund allows you to choose an area that interests you without tying your giving to a specific organization.

Professional Advisor Seminar Series

Professional Advisors can earn continuing education credits and a thorough overview of estate planning and the probate process at THCF's latest Professional Advisor Seminar.



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