Making Great Things Happen Through Philanthropy – August 7 at 6:30pm

Barrington's White HouseCommunity Events

Wondering how your donations will be impacted by the new tax codes? Interested in planned giving but not sure which option is right for you? Questioning the legal implications of estate planning? Want to leave a lasting legacy and have your donations be most impactful? Learn more by attending “Aligning Charitable Giving with Your Values and Passion” by leading national Philanthropy expert, Eric Joranson, JD, on Thursday, August 7. Please come early for a reception and docent tour of our elegant historic mansion beginning at 6:30 p.m.  Join the conversation at 7:00 p.m. in the Ballroom at Barrington’s White House. The program is free and open to the public. Register here. 

Mr. Joranson is from the National Philanthropic Trust, a public charity that provides unbiased philanthropic expertise to donors and foundations so they can make decisions based on personal interests and passions, ensuring they reach their philanthropic goals. He will provide advice on customizing charitable planning, covering donor-advised funds, private foundations, endowments, charitable trusts, and gifts of assets such as real estate, stocks, and more. Following the presentation, Mr. Joranson will open the floor to your questions.

The Friends of Barrington’s White House Board of Directors: David Nelson, Tim Romenesko and Alfred St. John  will be on hand to help answer questions and provide information if you are interested in supporting the newly formed Friends of Barrington’s White House 501(c)3. Support for the cultural and community center will ensure the long term maintenance of the house and the continuation of high quality cultural and community programs.

barrington's white house

Barrington’s White House is a unique, historic venue located in the heart of downtown Barrington at 145 West Main Street. This meticulously restored 1898 mansion hosts cultural and community events, and is also available for rental for weddings, corporate meetings, non-profit fundraisers and family celebrations. Visit the web site or call 224-512-4292 for your private tour.