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26 September, 2019
08:30 AM to 01:00 PM
Atlantis Casino Resort Spa, 3800 S. Virginia Street Join us

Join us:


Giving Cryptocurrency to Charity / Protecting Digital Assets

Join us for an entertaining and informative presentation on giving gifts that are a bit outside the ordinary to charity. Lunch is included.

What can go wrong? What is the benefit? Who can accept unusual gifts?

Giving Cryptocurrency to Charity

The Community Foundation accepted its first gift of Bitcoin in late December 2017. This was a magnificent and generous gift to the community, and the donor received a valuable tax deduction, while we gained insight and experience. Melissa Tschanz, Community Foundation of Western Nevada CFO and attorney Tyson Cross of Cross Law will present the various forms of cryptocurrency, Bitcoin and other digital monetary units and what your clients need to know about giving this new form of money.

Protecting Your Digital Assets presented by Luke Welmerink, Wemerink Law.

Mr. Welmerink will give examples of the various and extensive types of digital assets, including cryptocurrency, where and how they are stored, how to include in your estate plans and how to safely catalog your user names and passwords for all your digital accounts and assets.

Free to Fundholders and members of the Community Foundation Professional Advisor Council.

$60 – call the Community Foundation of Western Nevada 775-333-5499 to pay with a credit card.
3 Continuing education credits pending