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Northern Trust spotlight

Written by A Better Chicago Staff on Aug 27, 2015

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Our Founder + CEO, Liam Krehbiel, was featured in Northern Trust Wealth as a philanthropist change maker. Check out the full article at Northern Trust Wealth.


“Liam Krehbiel opted out of the booming family business to start a nonprofit — and change the face of philanthropy as we know it.

A plaque on the wall of Liam Krehbiel’s childhood home in Chicago reads, “With every opportunity comes a responsibility.” His great-grandfather founded Molex in 1938, and as it grew to become a Fortune 500 company, the business afforded the family ample opportunity. But unlike his younger brother Jay who followed in his father’s footsteps at Molex, Krehbiel, 39, saw his responsibility differenty.

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