Bothell UMC
Nov
26
3:00 PM15:00

Bothell UMC

Julia Frisbie, the Associate Director of the Northwest United Methodist Foundation, will lead two sessions of an informal and interactive will writing workshop at Bothell UMC on Monday, November 26th. Light refreshments will be provided, and childcare will be available upon request for those who RSVP. Ideas shared in the workshop are designed to alleviate the needless pain and ill-timed stress created by poor or incomplete end of life plans. Julia will share information on the best ways to provide for those you love and methods to support the organizations that made a difference in your life. The discussion will be informal, informative and even light-hearted. Please plan to join us, you will be glad you did! 

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Ways to Give
Dec
9
12:00 PM12:00

Ways to Give

The goal of planned giving is to help you plan your estate and charitable giving in a way that benefits you, your family and charity. There are several ways you can make these planned gifts to charity and enjoy tax and income benefits. The goal of this workshop is to provide you with an overview of your planned giving options. David Nieda, Associate Director at the Foundation looks forward to helping you navigate the available benefits and opportunities available through planned giving and estate planning.

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Battle Ground Community UMC
Oct
28
12:00 PM12:00

Battle Ground Community UMC

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David Nieda, the Associate Director of the Northwest United Methodist Foundation will lead a workshop about Planned Giving. The goal of planned giving is to help you plan your estate and charitable giving in a way that benefits you, your family and charity. The goal of this workshop is to provide you with an overview of your planned giving options. We look forward to helping you navigate the available benefits and opportunities available through planned giving and estate planning.
Please join us for this workshop after the service from 12 to 2 pm.
There will be a potluck lunch served between 11 -12 pm.

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Ellensburg UMC
Oct
28
11:30 AM11:30

Ellensburg UMC

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Tom Wilson, the Executive Director of the Northwest United Methodist Foundation, will lead an informal and interactive workshop entitled Provide and Protect at Ellensburg UMC after church on Sunday, October 28th. Light refreshments will be provided. Ideas shared in the workshop are designed to alleviate the needless pain and ill-timed stress created by poor or incomplete end of life plans. Tom will share information on the best ways to provide for those you love and methods to support the organizations that made a difference in your life. He even promises to talk a little about the effects the new tax changes might have on charitable giving. The discussion will be informal, informative and even light-hearted. Please plan to join us, you will be glad you did! 

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Board Meeting
Oct
19
12:00 PM12:00

Board Meeting

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Our Board of Directors will meet in Des Moines at the PNW Conference Office. We are so grateful for these incredible, super-qualified stewards who help to steer our organization ever closer to our mission. (The meeting’s schedule is yet to be determined.)

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Ashland First UMC
Oct
15
4:00 PM16:00

Ashland First UMC

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Julia Frisbie, the Associate Director of the Northwest United Methodist Foundation, will lead two sessions of an informal and interactive workshop entitled Provide and Protect at Ashland First UMC at 3pm and 7pm on Monday, October 15th. Ideas shared in the workshop are designed to alleviate the needless pain and ill-timed stress created by poor or incomplete end of life plans. She will share information on the best ways to provide for those you love and methods to support the organizations that made a difference in your life. She even promises to talk a little about the effects the new tax changes might have on charitable giving. The discussion will be informal, informative and even light-hearted. Please plan to join us, you will be glad you did! 

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Portland First UMC
Oct
14
12:00 PM12:00

Portland First UMC

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Year End Giving: an informal discussion about planning for the close of 2018

Join us for lunch and learn about the most effective and tax-efficient ways to make charitable contributions at the end of the calendar year. The presenter is Tom Wilson, Executive Director of the Northwest United Methodist Foundation. 

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Yelm UMC
Sep
25
11:00 AM11:00

Yelm UMC

Tom Wilson, the Executive Director of the Northwest United Methodist Foundation, will lead an informal and interactive workshop entitled Provide and Protect at Yelm Community UMC beginning at 11am on Tuesday, September 25th, followed by a luncheon.

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Wespath Investment Forum
Sep
18
to Sep 20

Wespath Investment Forum

Tom Wilson, Executive Director of NWUMF, travels to Chicago to meet with Wespath’s investment strategists and fund managers. Our partnership with Wespath allows us to provide outstanding diversification and social responsibility in our portfolios.

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Auburn First UMC
Sep
16
11:00 AM11:00

Auburn First UMC

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Tom Wilson, the Executive Director of the Northwest United Methodist Foundation, will lead an informal and interactive workshop entitled Provide and Protect at Auburn First UMC between the services on Sunday, September 16th. Light refreshments will be provided. Ideas shared in the workshop are designed to alleviate the needless pain and ill-timed stress created by poor or incomplete end of life plans. Tom will share information on the best ways to provide for those you love and methods to support the organizations that made a difference in your life. He even promises to talk a little about the effects the new tax changes might have on charitable giving. The discussion will be informal, informative and even light-hearted. Please plan to join us, you will be glad you did! 

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Giving and Taxes Workshop
May
20
12:30 PM12:30

Giving and Taxes Workshop

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Giving and Taxes:
an informal discussion regarding effective giving after tax reform

Join us to learn from executive director Tom Wilson about the most effective ways to make charitable gifts in light of the new tax law and consider tax and other benefits associated with various giving options.

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Climate Workshop
May
1
to May 3

Climate Workshop

  • Ashland First United Methodist Church (map)
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Our new Associate Director Julia Frisbie will be present in Ashland for a climate activism training for faith leaders. She represents the Foundation's ongoing commitment to sustainable investing.

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