The Family Philanthropy Services division of Christopher Weil & Company headquartered in Carmel Valley is hosting “Why Give? A Summer Evening Chat” at the Bella Vista Social Club & Caffe in La Jolla on Monday, Aug. 25 from 6 – 7:30 p.m. This free gathering features three panelists who will examine The Top Twelve Reasons For Giving. The panel discussion will be followed by a Q&A to explore giving time, money, and talent to your community. Valerie Jacobs, a wealth and philanthropy consultant and chair of the Jacobs Family Foundation, and Nancy Jamison, the executive director of San Diego Grantmakers will join Chris Weil, Chairman of the Board of Christopher Weil & Company, and Director of the Patricia & Christopher Weil Family Foundation as panelists. Anyone interested in attending the event can get more information and reserve a place by contacting Macy Olivas, Director CWC Family Philanthropy Services at 858-724-6065, 858-724-6040 or via email at