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Jeffrey Yost

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Jeffrey Yost

President and CEO
Nebraska Community Foundation

Jeff Yost is the President and CEO of the Nebraska Community Foundation (NCF), which is heralded as a national model for its innovative work in empowering community leadership, building nonprofit capacity, estimating the intergenerational transfer of wealth to craft community endowment-building goals, and linking charitable giving to the creation of greater economic opportunity through entrepreneurship. NCF has been featured in many publications, including The New York Times and The Chronicle of Philanthropy, and the Council on Foundations’ recent journal, “Philanthropy & Rural America.” Both the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and the Ford Foundation invest in NCF’s community development efforts.