Press Release – Examiner – Reflect on the Good in Your Life

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.19.3″ saved_tabs=”all”] Article menu>> Matt BeemPresident and COOHartsook Companies, Inc. Reflect on the good in your life Saturday, December 14, 2013 [/et_pb_text][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.19.3″] Independence, MO – I love the holidays. And like you, I’m doing double time right now so I’m able to take a few days between Christmas and New Year’s…

Press Release – Examiner – Are You Reaching Others, Offering Humble Service

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.19.3″ saved_tabs=”all”] Article menu>> Matt BeemPresident and COOHartsook Companies, Inc. Are you reaching others, offering humble service? Saturday, September 13, 2013 [/et_pb_text][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.19.3″] Independence, MO – Jim Weber, who welcomed the Beems to a new church home more than 15 years ago, died on Aug. 22. As I reflected on the warm…

Press Release – Examiner – Giving is Again Up, and Those Billions Help a Great Deal

Article menu>>Matt BeemPresident and COOHartsook Companies, Inc.Giving is again up, and those billions help a great dealSaturday, June 22, 2013Independence, MO – Philanthropy rebounded strongly in 2012, according to “Giving USA 2013: The Annual Report on Philanthropy for the year 2012.”The report released earlier this month confirms that 2011’s slight uptick in giving after two…

Press Release – Examiner – Independence Schools Must Maintain Focus

Article menu>>Matt BeemPresident and COOHartsook Companies, Inc.Independence schools must maintain focusSaturday, May 25, 2013Independence, MO – I returned home yesterday from the Boy Scouts of America’s national meeting in Dallas.It was a historic week for the world’s largest youth-serving organization. On Thursday, voting delegates decided to change BSA’s position on homosexuality and welcome boys who…