Conversation & Coffee / Annual Meeting – January 2018

January Annual Meeting

Legislative Update: Philanthropy after Tax Reform

January 17th, 2018, 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Playhouse in the Park  Directions
Register by January 16th, 2018

TOPIC: Legislative Update: Philanthropy after Tax Return

ANNUAL MEETING*:  2017 Annual Report & Vote for the 2018 Slate of Officers


*Michelle Mancini2017 President, Greater Cincinnati Planned Giving Council

Jeffrey Lydenberg, Vice President, Consulting, PG Calc

Jeff is a planned giving consultant to non-profits large and small in a variety of industries. In that role he has advised planned giving programs on staffing and development of policies and procedures, trained boards and planned giving staff on planned gift design, created planned giving marketing plans, and designed marketing materials for planned giving programs.
Jeff is a frequent presenter for PG Calc’s popular Webinar series. He plays a critical role in supporting PG Calc’s clients in their use of Planned Giving Manager as the lead trainer on use of the bestselling gift proposal software. Jeff recently completed a term as chair of the Partnership for Philanthropic Planning, and is widely recognized as an industry leader.
Jeff practiced law for 6 years with the Cleveland-based law firm of Thompson, Hine and Flory in its Cincinnati office. His planned giving career began in 1995, when he started as Assistant Director of Planned Giving at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He served in a similar capacity at the Cleveland Foundation.
Jeff is a sought-after speaker for national, regional and local planned giving groups. presenting on a wide variety of estate planning and gift planning topics. In addition to his service as chair for the Partnership for Philanthropic Planning, he sits on the organization’s board. He is the former programming chair for the Planned Giving Group of New England. He is a member of the Greater Cincinnati Planned Giving Council. Jeff has a BA in American Studies from Kent State University and a JD from Case Western Reserve School of Law.
WHAT: Conversation & Coffee / Annual Meeting

WHEN: Wednesday, January 17, 2018

TIME: 7:30-9:00 a.m. 

WHERE: The Playhouse in the Park, Eden Park, Cincinnati, Ohio 

WHO: GCPGC members and guests

Cost:  Free for all attendees, thanks to our sponsor, The Fifth Third Foundation. 

Bring a colleague or board member to learn what the GCPGC is about…

If you do not receive an email confirmation of RSVP, please call 513-554-3071 to confirm your RSVP and report that the automatic response mechanism did not work for your e-mail.

Members of the 2018 Conversation and Coffee Committee are Heather Dare of PNC Bank, Mindy Hammer of the Free Store/Food Bank, Jeff Lydenberg of PG Calc, Conrad Theide of Cincinnati Public Radio and Jonathan Perlman of the Cincinnati Museum Center. For more information on upcoming Conversations and Coffee programs, please visit the Greater Cincinnati Planned Giving Council website at

MARK YOUR CALENDAR: Conversation and Coffee is hosted at the Playhouse in the Park and is always the 3rd Wednesday morning of each month.


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