Founded in 1984, the Pittsburgh Planned Giving Council (PPGC) is an organization of planned giving officers, development professionals, attorneys, financial planners, financial services officers and insurance underwriters. The Council meets regularly, to discuss issues and trends in the area of charitable gift planning. PPGC adheres to Model Standards of Practice for the Charitable Gift Planner.
2021 Pittsburgh Planned Giving Council Awards
Award nominations are open until August 31, 2021. Awardees will be recognized at the EPC Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, November 17, 2021.
For more information, contact Pat Quinn Winter at firstname.lastname@example.org or 412.622.8873
The Allied Professional Award
This award honors an individual, organization or group from the tri-state area who is deserving of recognition for their efforts to advance charitable gift planning and philanthropy. The successful nominee will be an allied professional(s) (e.g., attorney, stock broker, insurance or real estate professional, certified public accountant, certified financial planner, marketing company, consultant) who has made significant contributions to PPGC through one or more of the following efforts:
The PPGC Excellence Award
This award honors a program, service or initiative that demonstrates excellence and innovation in the field of charitable gift planning and philanthropy. The successful nominee (which can be an individual, team or organization) will demonstrate creativity, leadership, innovation and/or efficiency in the development of a new or improved program, service or initiative. Results of these efforts serve as a standard for others and have lasting value for the charitable gift planning field. Examples include, but are not limited to:
Submissions due August 31, 2021
Mission & Vision
The Pittsburgh Planned Giving Council provides educational and networking resources to gift planning and allied professionals to promote charitable estate planning.
PPGC envisions a community where every individual leaves a legacy through philanthropic estate gifts.