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About the symposium

Once again we will be holding our fall educational event virtually bringing you a fantastic lineup of speakers and topics!  Join your fellow colleagues for two half days of learning and networking experiences.

September 28-29, 2021

Registration Fees

Valued members of SCPGC or NCCCGP, are eligible for a discount on the Symposium Registration fees.  If you are interested in joining one of the councils, please email us for additional information.

Member - 1 Day

$ 50

Member - 2 Days

$ 75

Member Group (3/ppl)

$ 200

Nonmember - 1 Day

$ 75

Nonmember - 2 Days

$ 100

Nonmember Group (3/ppl)

$ 275


Thank you to all of our wonderful speakers for giving us their time and sharing their knowledge.

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Tia Graham, PBS Foundation
Opening Keynote: Philanthropy for the Modern Family
Closing Keynote: Diversity in Philanthropy

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Nancy Beard
Rediscovering Your Best Self: Leading Your Organization Out of the Pandemic

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Sharon Poulson
Finding Your Best Planned Giving Prospects

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Wells Fargo Philanthropic Services
Legislative Update: Do Tax Law Changes Actually Affect Planned Giving?

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Nathan Stelter
Understanding the Major Trends that are Impacting Donors Today...and Tomorrow!

The schedule

Day 1 will kick-off at 9:00 AM with our opening Keynote.  Sessions will run until 12:00 PM and will be followed by an optional Virtual Networking Lunch.

Day 2 will start in the afternoon at 1:00 PM and wrap up at 4:00 PM after the closing Keynote.

The platform

The Symposium will be hosted on Tradewing, a virtual event platform.  No less than two weeks prior to the start of the Symposium you will receive an email to create a Tradewing account.  Once you have successfully created your account you can start exploring.

Don't worry!  We are here to help you if you run into any trouble creating your account or logging in.


Don't wait, register now

In this virtual world, it is easy to wait until the last minute to register for things.  Don't put off registering for the Symposium.  Do it now and get it on your calendar!

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