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The Greater Cincinnati Planned Giving Council is a professional association for people whose work includes developing, marketing, and administering charitable planned gifts. Members include persons who raise funds for nonprofit institutions, consultants, and professional advisors who work in a variety of legal and financial settings — people whose life work is helping others LEAVE A LEGACY® through a planned gift to the charities they love.




New Faces in Planned Giving

New Faces In Planned Giving Scholarships  

Greater Cincinnati Planned Giving Council would like to add diverse members to its ranks.  

Are you interested in learning more about planned giving for the organization you work or volunteer for?  

Click Here to apply for a scholarship for a planned giving course or a membership in the planned giving council.


Conversation & Coffee 

Date:        June 15, 2016 at 7:30 AM 
Location:  Playhouse in the Park

Topic:  TBA

Anne Melvin J.D.
Director of Training & Education, Alumni Affairs & Development
Harvard University

Anne Melvin has worked as both a volunteer and a professional in the field of development for the past two decades. Currently, she directs the training program for development professionals at Harvard's central fundraising office, specializing in training the University's front-line fundraisers in effective fundraising techniques. Prior to this, Anne worked in planned giving, negotiating and closing gifts with donors at Harvard. There, she also directed the planned giving marketing program for the University's Faculty of Arts and Sciences, revamping the marketing approach and tripling its lead generation.  

Anne is a member of AFP, the Planned Giving Group of New England and the Partnership for Philanthropic Planning. She speaks regularly about planned giving around the country to development professionals, specializing in marketing, development techniques, gift solicitation, fundraiser training and negotiation. She trains non-profit development staff nationwide through her private practice, ATM Consulting.  She is a member of the Partners in Philanthropic Planning Leadership Institute.  Prior to joining Harvard, Anne practiced real estate law in the Boston area. She is a cum laude graduate of Williams College and holds a J.D. from the Boston University School of Law.

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You are coridally invited to attend the 
18th Annual Voices of Giving Awards Ceremony
to honor donors.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 

1223 Central Parkway
Cincinnati, OH 45214

Cocktails and Hors d'oeuvres               5:00 p.m.

Awards Ceremony                               6:00 - 7:00 p.m. 

There is no charge for this event - Reservations are REQUIRED.
Dress:  Business Attire

Please RSVP by June 17, 2016

Click Here to Register Today! 


GCPGC is a local council of the Partnership of Philanthropic Planning (formerly known as the NCPG). It is one of the largest and most active planned giving councils in the country. Membership makes great sense and is a terrific value with a host of benefits.

None of the work of GCPGC would be possible without the great support of our sponsors. Please support them!  Interested in sponsorship?  Please call (513) 554-3071.

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Mission Statement

To increase the quantity and quality of planned giving in our community by providing a forum for education, training, and networking among various professional disciplines involved in gift planning, in accordance with The Model Standards of Practice for Charitable Gift Planners.