The BCCF is pleased to sponsor a three-part Life Transition Planning educational program on behalf of the general public and the leadership of non-profit community organizations in Brown County.
- September 15, 2016 – Elder Law Basics – An overview of important legal areas which affect our ever-growing elder population and their families, including financial powers of attorney, health care advance directives, guardianship, long term care planning, public benefits (Medicare and Medicaid), and estate and trust administration after a person dies. Presented by E. Paige Freitag, attorney with Jones, McGlasson & Freitag, P.C.
- October 20, 2016 – Estate Planning – An overview of the need for and approaches used to maximize and protect the value of an estate and to clearly identify individual and family priorities for where, when, and how inheritances will be treated. Presented by Wanda Jones, attorney with the Jones Law Firm.
- November 17, 2016 – Charitable Planned Giving – A discussion on the benefits of giving alternatives and approaches for meeting individual and family philanthropic priorities in the future while also providing potential tax and cash flow benefits to donors during their life time. Presented by Phil Purcell, attorney and Adjunct Faculty, Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Lilly School of Philanthropy.
Each session will take place from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM at the BCCF’s Howard F. Hughes Community Room at 209 Van Buren Street North. There is no charge and you may attend any or all of the sessions, however seating is limited, so please RSVP at least three days in advance of each program by contacting the BCCF office at 812-988-4882 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.