Learn More in the New Year

Posted by National Association of Charitable Gift Planners on Jan 3, 2018 7:30:00 AM

At CGP, we're committed to improving the art and science of the charitable gift planning process. We equip members with relevant resources, including hundreds of guidelines, articles, model documents and samples through our various platforms.

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Topics: General, Research, CGP Link, Education, Standards, Best Practices, Resources, CGP Shop

Year in Review: CGP Board Chair

Posted by Cathy R. Sheffield on Dec 20, 2017 7:30:00 AM

It has been my honor and great privilege to serve on the CGP board for the past few years, most recently as chair.

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Topics: Advocacy, CGP Link, Education, Conference

Tax Reform Legislation To Be Enacted Into Law This Week

Posted by Perry Wasserman on Dec 18, 2017 12:00:00 PM

Starting tomorrow the House and Senate are expected to give final approval to major tax reform legislation, known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (HR 1), before sending it to President Trump who has indicated he will promptly sign the measure into law.  As discussed on our December 14 update, HR 1 is the most significant re-write of the United States Tax Code in three decades and, despite a historic lobbying effort by the nonprofit community, the legislation will significantly impair tax incentives for charitable giving and make a number of other changes that will greatly affect the tax-exempt sector. 

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Topics: Advocacy, Tax Reform, Legislation

In Memoriam: Michael T. Boland

Posted by Gary M. Pforzheimer on Dec 18, 2017 8:00:00 AM

BOLAND, Michael T. Of Needham, formerly of Rochester, New York, passed on November 28, 2017. Beloved husband of Kathleen. Loving father of Jennifer (Deborah) Boland-Robertson of Walpole and Sharon (Keith) Bayer of Needham. Adored grandfather of Ciara, Michael, Eleanor and Kathleen. Predeceased by his sisters Patricia Laws and Joan Aman and his brothers Bernard Boland and Gerald Boland. Survived by his sister Mary Ellen O'Connor and brothers David (Julie) Boland and Timothy (Susan) Boland of Rochester, New York.

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Topics: Obituaries

The New CGP Shop is Here

Posted by National Association of Charitable Gift Planners on Dec 15, 2017 7:30:00 AM

Access Relevant and Engaging Education in the CGP Shop

CGP just launched our new Shop! You can now easily tap into education that will take your career to the next level. Search for conference papers, on-demand webinars, and salary reports in the CGP Shop. Plus, all CGP members get member-only pricing! 

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Topics: General, Education, Resources, Conference, CGP Shop

Who Are CGP Members?

Posted by National Association of Charitable Gift Planners on Dec 13, 2017 7:30:00 AM

The National Association of Charitable Gift Planners offers an annual individual membership, which is renewed each year on your anniversary date. When you join or renew, you create a username and password that give you instant access to your member benefits.

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Topics: Member Benefits, Membership, Council