Upcoming Events

Currently all events are in person and virtual.

Please note that all persons entering the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation must be ‘fully vaccinated’ against COVID-19 and must provide accurate proof of vaccination.  Please read what credential you will need.


August 12, 2022 – Update on 2022 Tax Legislation Change with Jenna Hauschild, CPA and Jessica Kinnard, CPA,  FORVIS, LLP Register today

September 30, 2022 – Building Blocks Planned Giving Conference, Keynote Presenter:  Dr. Russell James, III Register today


October 14 – “Donor Stories in Planned Giving Marketing – To Use or Not to Use” with Claudine A. Donikian, JD, MBA – President & CEO, Pentera

November 4 – “What Nonprofits Need to Know About Cryptocurrency

December 15 – Members Holiday Social at Starlight Theater – Interactive Exhibit

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2022 Officers

President & 2022 Program Chair
Joseph D. Growney, J.D.

Lathrop GPM


President Elect & 2023 Program Chair
Stacey Winkelbauer

Institutional Trust Relationship Manager
Commerce Trust Company


Cole Eason, J.D.

Vice President of Advancement
Truman Heartland Community Foundation


Sean Easterly, CFP

Wealth Advisor
Boyer Corporon Wealth Management, LLC


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2022 Annual Building Blocks Conference 


2022 Annual Building Blocks Conference 

Friday September 30, 2022  |     8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

For more details about this event, please visit
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Keynote Speaker:

Russell James, J.D., Ph.D., CFP

Featured Speakers:

Letarik Amare

Alexander Oftelie

Matt Syverson, CFP, CAP

Christy Wineland, J.D., MPA, CNP

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