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Welcome New Board Members

The Catholic Community Foundation | June 14, 2017

The Board of Directors of The Catholic Community Foundation elected the following individuals to the Foundation’s board: Matthew B. Fahey, former Managing Director/Equity Portfolio Manager for BMO Global Asset Management and investment professional with over…

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Change in Board Leadership Announced

The Catholic Community Foundation | June 2, 2017

The Catholic Community Foundation Board of Directors elected David Morris, First Vice President, Financial Consultant, with RBC Wealth Management as their Chairman of the Board. Dave is part of the Financial Advising Consulting Group and…

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15th Anniversary Year Contest Winners Announced

The Catholic Community Foundation | December 5, 2016

The Foundation celebrated it’s 15th year anniversary at their annual reception by announcing the five $15,000 winners of the Grant A Wish Contest.  The over 150 guests in attendance celebrated the following five winners and…

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Colonial Consulting Reports Investment Performance

The Catholic Community Foundation | December 5, 2016

Colonial Consulting, LLC, the investment consultant for the Foundation, shared with guests in attendance at the December annual reception, the following investment performance: Relative internal, asset allocation blended benchmark: CYTD +1.6%, and outpacing it in…

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Foundation Kicks Off Its 15th Anniversary Year

The Catholic Community Foundation | July 20, 2016

The Foundation announced the celebration of another milestone in the journey started July of 2001.  It has surpassed the $7,000,000 mark in cumulative grants awarded since its inception with the inclusion of the $909,000 grants…

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Foundation Officers Appointed

The Catholic Community Foundation | July 18, 2016

The Board of Directors appointed the following board members as officers for the 2016/17 fiscal year.  John A. Herbers, an attorney with Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren SC, was appointed Chairman of the Board; Dave Morris…

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Fr. Dan Janasik Appointed Dean

The Catholic Community Foundation | June 22, 2016

Best wishes to the Very Rev. Daniel Janasik, pastor of St. Leonard’s Parish in Muskego and a board member of The Catholic Community Foundation, on his appointment as dean of the Waukesha West Deanery by…

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Foundation Receives an Award!
Mary Ellen Markowski

The Catholic Community Foundation | July 20, 2015

On Thursday, July 16, the Foundation was honored to be one of five recipients to receive a Philanthropy Impact Award from the Sixteenth Street Community Health Care Centers.  This organization has been awarded grants from…

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Foundation Officers for New Fiscal Year

The Catholic Community Foundation | July 16, 2015

The Board of Directors appointed the following board members as officers for the 2015/16 fiscal year.  John A. Herbers, an attorney with Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren SC, was appointed Chairman of the Board; Dave Morris…

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IRAs for Charitable Giving
John A. Herbers, Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.

The Catholic Community Foundation | May 14, 2015

I have found that many clients have substantial IRA and retirement plan benefits, and these balances make ideal gifts to their charitable beneficiaries after their death.  These gifts avoid income tax because the IRAs and…

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