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    You have probably noticed that the Exchange has a brand new look. I am so excited about this, especially since we designed it using the feedback from all of you!

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    Investment Firms

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    I am looking for Community Foundations that use TIAA-CREF as their investment firm that would be willing to speak with me. Thanks Pamela W. Acton, Executive Director Community Foundation of Switzerland County, Inc. 303 Ferry Street PO Box...

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