Top reasons to support CGP Conference as a sponsor/exhibitor

Posted by National Association of Charitable Gift Planners on Feb 17, 2020 10:20:16 AM

CGP Conference is a unique gathering place for individuals committed to the art and science of charitable gift planning. Thinking of exhibiting at a CGP Conference in Chicago, Oct. 7-9, 2020? Here are 5 reasons why you should.

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Topics: CGP Conference

Vision 2020: Q & A with Kent Weimer, CGP Board Chair

Posted by National Association of Charitable Gift Planners on Jan 22, 2020 11:41:29 AM

Today, we sit down with Kent Weimer, our newly elected Chair of the CGP Board of Directors to hear his thoughts on CGP and the upcoming year. Kent has been actively involved in CGP for almost 20 years including 3 years on the board and leadership roles at the Chicago Council of Planned Giving and Charitable Gift Planners of Dallas, where he is a past president. We are excited for the upcoming year and to be led by such a great leader with more than 40 years of experience in the gift planning industry.

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Topics: Advocacy, Teamwork, gift planning, Standards, Membership, Council, National, Mission, CGP Conference

Final 2019 Legislative Session Update

Posted by Perry Wasserman on Dec 18, 2019 1:19:17 PM

Yesterday, The House approved a massive spending and tax package (HR 1158, HR 1865) that includes several important provisions affecting the work of charitable fundraisers.  The Senate is expected to follow suit this week, and White House aides have indicated President Trump will sign the two measures into law before a temporary spending bill expires at midnight on Friday. 

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Topics: Advocacy, News

A must-read: Lynn Malzone Ierardi on Storytelling

Posted by Michael Davis on Sep 6, 2019 2:50:34 PM

Storytelling: The Secret Sauce of Fundraising Success is the first book by CGP Chair Lynn Malzone Ierardi, J.D.

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Topics: Membership

Convince the Boss

Posted by Gloria Kermeen on Jul 24, 2019 12:00:22 PM

Interested in attending CGP Conference, but not sure how to convince the boss to approve the trip? Here are some simple steps you can take to prepare your request:

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Topics: Conference, CGP Conference

From your Conference Chair: You asked and we listened!

Posted by Kathy Kielar on Jul 22, 2019 1:06:43 PM

The conference is a place to hear from thought leaders, talk to exhibitors about current trends, and of course meet your colleagues. One of the best parts of the conference is the people!

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Topics: Conference, CGP Conference