Join the Hawaii Gift Planning Council

We create opportunities to change Hawaii and the world through charitable giving. When you join the Hawaii Gift Planning Council (HGPC), you’ll learn to create meaningful and transformational charitable gifts through seminars and networking opportunities with experts in our community. You will also gain access to one of the largest networks of professionals in charitable planning in the country, through dual membership in our national organization, the National Association of Charitable Gift Planners (CGP).

HGPC and CGP are not only looking out for the practice of charitable gift planning, but also the practitioners of gift planning. HGPC welcomes and encourages development professionals and members of the allied professions to join, attend meetings and educational presentations, and network with others in the planned giving community. Our goal is to add value to your career by serving as your source for education, research and advocacy. Our members include all the partners of the charitable planning team:

  • Planned Gift Specialists
  • Principal Gift Officers
  • Major Gift Officers
  • Development Generalists
  • Wealth Advisors
  • Estate Attorneys
  • Trust Officers
  • Tax Planners
  • Anyone else who wants to network with professionals who help shape the future of philanthropy and wealth

Member Benefits

Grow Your Network & Your Career

Unlock your career potential. Search for jobs or post open positions in CGP's Career Center. Use CGP Link to locate and connect with more than 4,000 charitable gift planners from across the nation via our member directory, and extend your connections in online forums and at national events.

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Connect and Learn in CGP Link, Our Online Community

Share ideas, ask questions and solve problems with colleagues who share your interests, challenges and goals. Dive deep into more focused discussion and targeted messages and let the conversation come to you.

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Engage with CGP Advocacy Efforts

Have a voice in Washington and stay up to date on issues that affect your donors, the gift planning profession and the nonprofit sector. Join the advocacy conversation in CGP Link or take part in our virtual advocacy updates.

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Tap Into Exclusive Member Resources

Knowledge is power. Get it here. Easily access hundreds of articles, guidelines, model documents and samples from our member-exclusive resource library.

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Enjoy Savings on Conferences, Exams and Educational Materials

CGP members save $200 on registration to the largest conference for charitable gift planners, the National Conference on Philanthropic Planning. Members also receive:

•50% off current year NCPP conference papers and recordings

•20% off Certified Fund Raising Executive exam and recertification fees

•20% off the latest edition of Tax Economics of Charitable Giving

•20% off subscriptions to charitableplanning.com

•20% off publications from CharityChannel Press

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Access Research Data

CGP members have exclusive access to demographic and salary data, Gift Planner Profile surveys and research on the latest trends and best practices in charitable gift planning.

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Membership Criteria

We offer an 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.

We invite multiple members of an organization to join our organizations, although we do not offer organizational memberships or discounts on multiple individual memberships. Memberships are transferable within an organization. Read more about our transfer policy.

Dues

$200 – includes membership in both the Hawaii Gift Planning Council and the National Association of Charitable Gift Planners. JOIN NOW

If you have questions or need further information, please contact membership@charitablegiftplanners.org