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    A Gold Ring

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    A Gold Ring

    Kurt Gutfreund is an incredible man dedicated to keeping Holocaust survivors’ stories alive. His advocacy, generosity, and dedication to educating the next generation about World War II’s dark history is undeniably bringing light to a past that cannot be forgotten.

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    How to Hit a Win/Win/Win

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    How to Hit a Win/Win/Win

    Written by Chuck Mackie, Maven Wave Partners and 3Points Communications For the past five years, I have been the co-chairman of a fundraising event here in Chicago called ALTSO Rocktoberfest and it has taught me that it’s possible to have a win/win/win situation: doing well for yourself and having a good time while doing good for others.

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    The Power of Passing it Forward

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    The Power of Passing it Forward

    Published by Jim Quigley I recently attended my first college scholarship night. The students and parents sat in the audience as 30 separate presenters told their scholarship story and called up the chosen student to receive their award.

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    Doing Good Gets More

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    Doing Good Gets More

    For the last several years I have had the privilege of traveling with family, friends and strangers to serve the poor overseas.

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    The Inside Secret about Giving

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    The Inside Secret about Giving

    A few winters back a friend invited my Dad to roll up his sleeves and make a difference at Feed My Starving Children. As a father of three, I am fortunate that my Dad used this opportunity to open Jersey and Piper (his granddaughters/my girls) to a life outside their bubble. Heading to FMSC the girls kept asking, “What’s in it for us?”

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