Upcoming events:

There are no events scheduled at this time.

Past events:

March 1, 2018 Annual Conference on Gift Planning with Kim Klein, Klein & Roth Consulting and Greg Sharkey, The Nature Conservancy (co-hosted with Hawaii Community Foundation, UH Foundation)

January 12, 2018 Annual Meeting and Luncheon for HGPC members

November 1, 2017 How to Connect with Wealth Managers & Professional Advisors (part of National Philanthropy Day Conference)

August 3, 2017 Blended Gifts Increase Donor Satisfaction with Charles Schultz, President/CEO, Crescendo Interactive, Inc. (co-hosted with Hawaii Community Foundation, Child & Family Service)

May 17, 2017 Developing a Marketing Plan that Fits Your Time & Budget (co-hosted with Hawaii Community Foundation)

March 9, 2017 Annual Conference on Gift Planning with Jay Frost, Senior Partner, Jerold Panas, Linzy & Partners (co-hosted with Hawaii Community Foundation, UH Foundation, The Salvation Army)

January 20, 2017 Annual Meeting and Luncheon for HGPC members

August 11, 2016 AFP Aloha Chapter Education Session: Legacy Conversations: Give Beyond Your Years

May 12 & 26, 2016 The Fundamentals of Planned Giving by Craig Wruck (2 part rebroadcast series with a local moderator)

March 10, 2016 Annual Conference on Gift Planning with Anne Melvin, Director of Training & Education, Alumni Affairs & Development, Harvard University (co-hosted with Hawaii Community Foundation, UH Foundation)

November 17, 2015 3-session planned giving track at National Philanthropy Day

September 29, 2015 Understanding a Donor’s Perspective

August 13, 2015 Bequests: A Gift Anyone Can Make


Learning to Speak Gift Planning @ Salvation Army
Aug 30 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

The Hawaii Gift Planning Council presents to members only:

Learn to Speak Gift Planning

Discover five key conversation drivers and practical ways
to introduce planned giving to your donors and prospects.

A pre-recorded webinar presentation by Scott R. Lumpkin.
Discussion moderated by Mike Coppes,
Director of Estate and Gift Planning, UH Foundation

Thursday, August 30, 2018

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Salvation Army
2950 Manoa Road

Lunch provided
Free parking on site
For HGPC members only (free of charge)

RSVP by August 24
to Kristi Bates, (808) 943-2334,

Scott R. Lumpkin
Scott R. Lumpkin & Associates, LLC

Scott Lumpkin consults with nonprofit organizations and individuals on transformational philanthropic strategies, with a focus on planned, major and principal gifts. Prior to launching his consulting firm in 2015, he had a 32-year development career at the University of Denver working primarily with high-net-worth donors to maximize their philanthropic impact. He led DU’s gift planning program for more than 25 years before serving five years as vice chancellor of university advancement.

Under Lumpkin’s leadership, the University of Denver successfully completed its $488 million “ASCEND” campaign in 2014, coinciding with DU’s 150th anniversary. He was also instrumental in DU’s previous $273 million campaign that transformed the campus in the 1990s. During his career at DU, he facilitated many of the university’s largest gifts, reflecting his recognized expertise in charitable gift planning and demonstrated ability to build strong relationships with donors, helping them achieve their philanthropic dreams.

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