Posts Tagged 'planned giving'

For Hopper, Chautauqua is a treasure trove

For Hopper, Chautauqua is a treasure trove

As a former member of the United States Foreign Service, the former owner of an antique business, the current owner of Hopper Historics, and president of the Manuscript Society, Bob Hopper may be a jack-of-all-trades, but he wouldn’t exchange anything for his summers at Chautauqua Institution.

Sorensen honors Chautauqua as extended family

Sorensen honors Chautauqua as extended family

Ben Sorensen is a man of service. Whether it’s service to Chautauqua Institution, to America, to God or to his family, he believes he has an obligation to put his time and talents to good use.

“I don’t sleep a whole lot,” Sorensen said. “I love that I have a chance to be in the world, to live in it and make a difference.”

And he tries to maximize the difference he makes by focusing on several areas of expertise.