Charity Support with Kathy Schniedwind, Humane Society of Central Illinois
McBeath Financial Group is proud to showcase a charitable organization that is dear to our heart, The Humane Society of Central Illinois.
Kathy Schniedwind, a long time passionate supporter of joins us to share about HSCI events, volunteer opportunities and effective tax strategies for maximizing contributions to charities!
So many of our community members and clients have causes they believe in and a charitable heart as well. Often when retirement comes, they find that they have the extra resources to generously share their time. And others may wish to offer financial support or even leave a legacy. Kathy shares her personal story of how her own retirement transition led to volunteer endeavors for the organization that finds loving forever homes for abused and unwanted pets.
On the surface, one might think that featuring the Humane Society would be a simple topic. Yet, the reality is, there’s so much ground that needs to be covered when giving a fair overview of such a robust organization! Every bit of the interview is important. However, those wishing to jump to particular topics of interest can utilize the quick guide below:
1:30 Common myths about the Humane Society of Central Illinois
3:20 An Overview of HSCI Events
7:35 How to Increase Tax Deductions by Donating Needed Household Items
10:00 How Monetary Donations are Utilized
11:35 Volunteer Opportunities
14:35 State Farm Matching Funds and the Good Neighbor Grant
15:30 The Team Behind HSCI's Success; Board Members, Staff and Volunteers
18:50 Charitable Giving as Part of an Estate Plan
Kathy is one of those special community leaders with a heart of gold and such a passion for helping others. When watching this, you’ll see why she inspires so many to become such stalwart supporters of the Humane Society of Central Illinois! She is truly an example of the impact that one volunteer can make!
Watch the video and learn more about Kathy Schniedwind and HSCI!
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Interested in learning more about how strategic financial planning can benefit a charity as part of a legacy estate plan? If so, McBeath Financial Group can be reached at 309-808-2224.
A heartfelt thank you goes out to Kathy for representing HSCI for our show and sharing about this great cause. If you'd like to learn more about the Humane Society of Central Illinois, please visit the site at www.hscipets.org.
Krista McBeath is an Investment Advisor, Chartered Financial Consultant, a Licensed Insurance Advisor, a Fiduciary, and an experienced tax advisor who specializes in financial planning, investments, and insurance. She utilizes advanced tools for in-depth calculations that analyze tax and retirement scenarios to help her clients avoid a future tax time-bomb. Whether this means enjoying more of your hard-earned money in retirement or passing along assets to loved ones with less tax burden, planning makes the difference.
Her Amazon best-selling book, The Generational Wealth System outlines a holistic approach to preserving lifestyle, wealth and legacy.
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