The Catholic Health Association, the leader in the community benefit field for over 20 years, offers a one-and-a-half day seminar that covers the basics of community benefit programming.

Community Benefit 101- The Nuts and Bolts of Planning and Reporting Community Benefit

Oct. 3-4, 2017 
Chase Park Plaza Hotel 
St. Louis 

What you will learn:

  • How community benefit demonstrates the organizational mission.
  • The latest news on tax exemption/community benefit issues at the federal and state levels.
  • Steps for developing and implementing community benefit programs.
  • Policies needed to support community benefit programs.
  • What counts and doesn't count as community benefit.
  • Community benefit accounting principles.
  • How to tell the community benefit story.
  • How to get started.

Who should attend:

  • New community benefit professionals.
  • Staff in finance, strategic planning and compliance should consider attending to learn how new federal requirements for tax-exempt hospitals could impact how they support their organization's community benefit efforts.


Please continue to watch this page and the Calendar of Events listing for additional details. While a full agenda is not yet available, for your planning purposes, the meeting will begin at approximately 8 a.m. CT on Oct. 3 and end by noon on Oct. 4. For additional information, contact Julie Trocchio, CHA senior director, community benefit and continuing care.

Learn more and access all of CHA's Community Benefit resources at: