Philanthropy

Prove It! | by Tom Bassford

By | February 1st, 2019|Categories: Business Persons, Church Missions, Missional Communities, Partner, Philanthropy, ReThink Missions, ReThink Poverty, Sustainability|

The church in North America is losing ground in attendance, influence, credibility and virtually every other category that really matters.  It’s becoming increasingly apparent that, if the Church really wants to be the hope of the world, then it [...]

$50,000 Gift to Launch the 3.0 Fund!

By | December 28th, 2018|Categories: Business Persons, Church Missions, Entrepreneurship, flourishing, Philanthropy, ReThink Poverty, Sustainability, Work|

Investing charitable dollars in for-profit businesses to help the poor. Significant Matters is excited to announce the formation of the 3.0 Fund.  Many churches and especially the business-minded people of those churches are coming to see the rationale and possibilities of [...]

It’s Because This Church Has Been Helping Us | by Rick Rusaw

By | December 7th, 2018|Categories: Church Missions, Philanthropy, ReThink Missions, ReThink Poverty, Sustainability, Uncategorized|

Over the years I have always tried to look at the broader trends going on in the world and try to translate them into the church world.  Recently I was invited to sit in on a roundtable discussion with [...]

Impact Investing- Changing the Charitable Landscape | by Aimee Minnich

By | October 12th, 2017|Categories: Business Persons, Church Missions, Entrepreneurship, flourishing, Philanthropy, ReThink Missions, Sustainability, Uncategorized, Work|

Krista Petty interviews Aimee Minnich of Impact Foundation SATtalks is excited to have Aimee Minnich serving as co-host with Tom Bassford for a special pre-event; An Evening with Bob Lupton and Don Larson on October 18, 7-8:30 PM at [...]

No Needy Among Us by Quinn Schipper

By | September 22nd, 2017|Categories: Church Missions, Dignity, flourishing, Join the Conversation, Philanthropy, ReThink Poverty, Sustainability|

Imagine a community where it is said, "there are no needy among us." Imagine a community that addresses the injustice of poverty so strategically that “there are no needy among us.” Imagine the Body of Christ in a community [...]

Wayne McDaniel, McDaniel Knutson Financial Partners | Intentional Giving-Just Do It

By | November 28th, 2014|Categories: Business Persons, Dignity, Philanthropy, SATtalk Video 2015, SATtalks 2015, Sustainability, Work|

In this SATtalk Wayne McDaniel shares the transformative power of generosity and how their financial planning business has made generosity part of the DNA of their business.  Their commitment to give 5% of their yearly gross revenues to [...]

Peter Knutson, McDaniel Knutson Financial Partners | Intentional Giving – You Wanna Do What?

By | November 28th, 2014|Categories: Business Persons, Philanthropy, SATtalk Video 2015, SATtalks 2015, Work|

“You wanna do what?”  was a frequent response in the early days at McDaniel Knutson Financial Partners as they talked about the company’s philanthropic giving.  Peter Knutson shares the lessons he’s learned and the difference it’s made at [...]