Pittsburgh Planned Giving Council
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Pittsburgh Planned Giving Council

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, and are affiliated with the National Association of Charitable Gift Planners.

Upcoming Events

    • October 14, 2022
    • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Regional Learning Alliance, Cranberry Twp.

    The Emerging Philanthropy Conference is an annual conference hosted by the Pittsburgh Planned Giving Council and the AFP Western PA Chapter. It is the region's premier conference for fundraisers.

    The 2022 conference is scheduled for Friday October 14, 2022 at the Regional Learning Alliance in Cranberry Twp., PA. For more information and to register, visit https://emergingphilanthropy.org/

    • November 15, 2022
    • 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
    • The Rivers Club

    For our November 2022 program, Greg Wilson, CFRE will present "Speaking in Ages: Understanding the Communications Needs of our More Senior Donors."

    In his nearly 25 years of frontline fundraising and managing frontline fundraisers, Greg has served in many and various leadership positions at Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network, Muhlenberg College, East Stroudsburg University Foundation, the Boy Scouts of America, and more. While he’s held literally every position possible in fundraising planned giving is Greg’s favorite area – helping ordinary people make extraordinary gifts! Greg is a Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE), earned the Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP®) designation from the American College of Financial Services, and a MS in nonprofit management from Eastern University. You’ve probably also seen Greg in various Planned Giving Marketing YouTube videos focused on practical planned giving fundraising.

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.

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Pittsburgh Planned Giving Council
PO Box 14852
Pittsburgh, PA 15234

office@ppgc.net     *     412-206-1447

The information contained on this site is not intended as legal or tax advice and is provided solely for informational purposes to the members of the Pittsburgh Planned Giving Council.

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