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Communities Foundation of Texas hosted the 2022 CFT/SMU Professional Seminar on Tuesday, May 10. Keynote speaker Martin Hall from Ropes & Gray LLP discussed charitable tools that benefit donors, owners, and families.


The 2022 Vester Hughes Award Recipient

CFT honored this year's 2022 Vester Hughes Award recipient, John Bergner, at an exclusive reception on Monday, May 9, and during the Professional Seminar on May 10. View the special video honoring John below.

Continuing Education Credits

Our office will file your CLE and CFP credits if you supplied us with your state-issued numbers upon registration. For those seeking CPE credits through the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy, you are required to report your own education credits. You can download your certificate of attendance here or under the resources tab on the right.

CFT's North Star Services

North-Star-Services-Logo.pngCFT's North Star Services is for donors with a commitment to achieve their philanthropic north star and create a thriving community for all. Learn more about the benefits of CFT's North Star Services and how CFT can be you or your clients trusted partner in their personal philanthropy here or below.

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Seminar Event Photos

Photograph by: Kim Leeson Photography

Seminar Speaker Slides

Martin Hall: "Charitable Tools that Benefit Donors, Owners and Families"

Thank you to our generous Partner, Engagement, and Supporting Sponsors!


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Charitable planning with your clients is good business. It broadens and differentiates your services, helps create a strong bond with your clients, and serves your clients and the community. When your clients are ready to maximize their charitable giving or plan their legacy, you can trust our staff to work with you to create the best philanthropic plan.

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