Bentz Whaley Flessner
Bentz Whaley Flessner Has One Purpose

Bentz Whaley Flessner Has One Purpose

For 30 years, we have been partners in advancing our world through charitable giving. Our clients are the great universities, colleges, healthcare organizations, and centers of cultural betterment with missions that benefit us all—educating our children, curing disease, providing care for those in need, protecting our planet, and enlightening our understanding of the world. Our work is a collaboration with nonprofit management in building successful and integrated constituent development programs. Together we transform philanthropy.

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    Bentz Whaley Flessner congratulates Jerry Fischer on receiving the 2014 AFP Outstanding Professional Fundraiser award. The award recognizes those who, through their hard work and dedication, have enhanced philanthropy, their communities, and the world. During his tenure as president and CEO of the University of Minnesota Foundation, Jerry Fischer grew annual gift activity from $50 million in 1990 to $289 million in 2008.
  • UC San Diego Goal Met

    UC San Diego Goal Met
    UC San Diego Health System hit the largest fundraising goal in its 48-year history. Fundraising efforts to build the Jacobs Medical Center in La Jolla have reached the $131 million target set when ground-breaking took place in 2012 for the 10-story facility. The structure is designed to be separated into three sub-hospitals — one for women and children’s services, another for cancer and a third for advanced surgery.
  • $50M Gift to U of Oregon

    $50M Gift to U of Oregon
    Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer and wife Connie have given $50 million to the University of Oregon's $2 billion capital campaign, the first big gift since the campaign went public last month. The campaign has more than $750 million in commitments. The campaign will improve access, fund faculty and research and improve the campus.