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Loving our Neighbors in Ukraine

> MB Foundation President & CEO, Jon C. Wiebe and wife, Ellynne, participate in a mission trip to Ukraine and find a love for their new "neighbors".

Grants and Free Financial Health Resources Made Available for Pastors

> MB Foundation announces the launch of Financial Health - Solutions for Pastors and Churches.

MB Foundation Survey Reveals Impact of COVID-19 on MB Churches

> MB Churches report financial, staffing and in-person impact of pandemic.

MB Foundation Celebrates Incorporation and 140 Year History

> MB Foundation celebrates its 30 year anniversary of incorporation and 140 years of stewardship with the release of the book Taking Hold of Real Life: The Story of MB Foundation.

Partnership Provides Stewardship Resource

> MB Foundation, Mission Eurasia translates, publishes Seven-Day Generosity Challenge for churches, schools in Eurasia

MB Foundation Surpasses $250 Million Assets in 2019

> The year focuses on "Strengthening the Local Church"

Contributors Respond Generously to the Church Relief Fund

> More than $32,000 is added to the fund during Giving Tuesday initiative.

MB Foundation Grants Nearly $700,000 for COVID 19 Relief

> Response to the COVID-19 pandemic impacts churches, ministries and individuals

COVID-19 Church Relief Fund Gaining Momentum

> Additional matching gift pledged for fund.

MB Foundation Launches COVID-19 Church Relief Fund

> Resources available for struggling churches, opportunity for donors to match funds.

Strong and Generous

> Vantage Point: Evaluating the financial health of MB Foundation

Avoiding Tarnished Teaching

> A four-point checklist for how to choose stewardship curriculum for your church.

Celebrate 2019! Focuses on Living With Purpose

> Gathering provides encouragement and fellowship for attendees.

MB Foundation Announces New Chief Development Officer

> New staff announced in Fresno office.

MB Foundation Co-sponsors a Workshop for Churches Under 200

> A one-day workshop focused on Unlocking Your Potential.

MB Foundation Helps Distribute Over $500,000 to Marion County Charities

> Local charities receive distributions from MB Foundation.

2018 a Year of Milestones for MB Foundation

> A look back at a successful 2018.

Registration Now Open for Celebrate 2019!

> Celebrate 2019 will be held September 27-29 in Omaha NE.

MB Foundation Announces New Planned Giving Advisor

> Bruce Porter named as Planned Giving Advisor.

Your legacy: The power of intentional discipleship

> What will your legacy be?

MB Foundation Announces New Chief Operations Officer

> Tracy Halydier is named Chief Operations Officer.

Gifting Under the New Tax Law

> How it's still possible to take advantage of the charitable tax deduction.

MB Foundation Appreciates MB Pastors in October

> Read the full story here.

3 Common Myths that Keep People from Will Planning

> Listen to President Jon C. Wiebe debunk these myths.

MB Foundation Provides Generosity Resource to Churches

> MB Foundation launches The Seven-Day Generosity Challenge.

MB Foundation Sponsors Ministry and Impact Tour of Salt Lake City

> The tour highlighted the partnership between MB Foundation & South Mountain Community Church.

2017 a Year of Building for MB Foundation

> The theme of ministry for the year was BUILD.

Save the Date for Celebrate 2019!

> Celebrate 2019 will be in Omaha, NE September 27-29, 2019.

MB Foundation Building Wins Award of Honor

> MB Foundation receives recognition for their new headquarters building.

Whole New Tax Code

> Matt Bell provides insight on new tax laws.

Tabor College Homecoming Open House

> Paul and Carol Regier awarded gift basket and $1,000 for their favorite charity.

Evan and Audrey Fast’s Story

> Read the Fast's full story here.

A Celebration to Anchor Our Faith

> MB Foundation hosts second national seniors gathering. Read the full story here.

Grand Opening Celebration

> MB Foundation celebrates new headquarters building in Hillsboro KS.

This Land Was Made For Me and You

> A biblical perspective on land.

Firstfruits Gift and New Initiatives Highlight 2016 for MB Foundation

> MB Foundation recaps on a successful 2016.

Registration Now Open for Celebrate 2017!

> The Celebrate registration fee has been reduced to $199 per person.

MB Foundation Endowment Management Ranks in Top 10%

> MB Foundation ranks highly according to NACUBO study.

MB Foundation Announces First LeadGen Awards

> MB Foundation names first two LeadGen recipients.

Why I Love Denominational Foundations

> An article explaining the benefits of denominational foundations.

MB Foundation Implements Historic Rate Change

> The decision has been made to lower loan rates and raise certificate rates.

MB Foundation Announces New Leadership Generation Fund

> LeadGen seeks to call out future leaders by providing funding for leadership development.

MB Foundation Breaks Ground on New Building

> MB Foundation holds groundbreaking ceremony for new building.

Brexit Commentary

> Commentary on Britain's exit from the European Union.

MB Foundation Celebrates 2015

> MB Foundation reflects on an exciting 2015.

MB Foundation Gives Away $20,000 Through Giving Challenge

> Michelle Hamilton, Garry Kargel, and Glenn Ratzlaff are the winners of $5,000 to give away.

New Retirement Plan for MB Churches

> MB Foundation to provide a specialized retirement plan option to MB churches.

Save the Date for Celebrate 2017!

> MB Foundation announces plans to host a second gathering for empty nesters in Denver CO.

MB Foundation Announces New Church Relations Director

> MB Foundation is pleased to announce the hiring of Dennis Fast to the newly created position of Church Relations Director.

MB Foundation Announces First Winner of Giving Challenge

> Ron Weidner is the first winner of the Giving Challenge. Read his story here.

The Right Perspective on Market Volatility

> A Christian perspective on an unpredictable market.

MB Foundation Launches Giving Challenge

> Enter your story of generosity for a chance to win $5,000 to GIVE AWAY.

Celebrate 2015! Recap

> Read about Celebrate 2015's impact on attendees.

Celebrate 2015 Registration Closing Soon

> Preferred Registration for Celebrate 2015 by September 9. Make plans to join us!

Final Plug for Celebrate 2015!

> Interim Executive Director of USMB Don Morris provides one final plug for Celebrate 2015!

God Pocket Resources Available

> Use these free resources to help make giving personal again.

MB Foundation Experiences Growth in 2014

> MB Foundation experienced an increase in several financial areas in 2014.

Celebrate 2015! Featured Entertainment

> Featured entertainment at national seniors gathering announced.

MB Foundation Promotes Bruce Jost to Vice President

> Read about a role change for one of our team members.

Tax Guides for Ministry

> Download helpful tax guides for pastors and for congregations.

Celebrate 2015! This is My Story

> MB Foundation to host national gathering for senior adults.

MB Foundation Celebrates 2014 with Generosity

> 2014 was a record year for MB Foundation. To God be the glory!

The Minister’s Salary

> MB Foundation points to The Minister's Salary resource from Thom Rainer as a springboard for healthy discussion when evaluating church staff compensation. Be fair. Be generous. Be Christ-like.

You Love to Give Survey Results Revealed

> MB Foundation conducted a survey at the 2014 USMB National Convention about where you love to give.

MB Foundation Offers New Online Services for Giving

> Give online to your favorite ministries.

Wiebe Meets with World Impact

> President and CEO, Jon C. Wiebe met with the board of World Impact to further explore a relationship between the two ministries.

MB Foundation Redesigns Website

> Read about the new look for the website and some of the new features.

MB Foundation Announces New Director of Operations

> The newly created position of Director of Operations is filled by Jeff Jorgenson.

MB Foundation Provides Fuel for Ministry in 2013

> The annual report for 2013 is now available.

Charitable Gift Annuities Let you Sow and Reap

> Charitable gift annuities let you bless your favorite ministries while you’re alive and receive an income stream in return.

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