By Munashe Kwangwari III Reposted from CIProud BLOOMINGTON — The Illinois Prairie Community Foundation awarded YWCA McLean County a grant of $1,645. The grant money will be used to create and educate students in YWCA’s Young Wonders Youth Development program about anti-bias. View video on program. According to the National Center for Educational Statistics, more than one…

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Also Modifies IRA “Stretch” Rules and Creates New Estate Planning Challenges By Mike Sitrick, DuPage Foundation In December, the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act (SECURE Act) was among several pieces of legislation signed into law as part of a congressional appropriations bill. The Act seeks to improve our current retirement savings policy…

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The 2019 Celebrating Local Philanthropy Luncheon and Nonprofits Workshop took place Thursday, Nov. 14, at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center in Normal. The Philanthropy events kicked off with a Nonprofits Workshop in the morning.The topic of the Workshop was “Cyber Securing Your Nonprofit in the 21st Century.” Keynote speaker was Brian Hatcher, owner/chief technologist…

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