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Welcome to the Central Ohio Planned Giving Council

The Central Ohio Planned Giving Council (COPGC) is an association of nonprofit planned giving professionals and those from the

allied professions (i.e. legal, banking, insurance, accounting, financial planning) involved in developing, marketing and administering planned charitable gifts.


The Central Ohio Planned Giving Council is a local chapter of the Partnership for Philanthropic Planning (formerly National Committee on Planned Giving) headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana.


Monthly Education Program Announcement


Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Noon-1:15 Lunch and Program


"April Fools!  Ethics in Planned Giving - Who's Foolin' Who?"


Presenter:   Philip Purcell, Vice President for Planned Giving and Endowment Stewardship,

Ball State University Foundation


The presentation focuses on ethical fundraising and how to spot potential ethical issues in current and planned giving. 

Presenter will outline factual situations and how to proactively avoid issues developing.




Scioto Country Club

 2196 Riverside Drive

Directions: http://www.sciotocc.com/directions




  • No Charge for COPGC Members
  • $20 for Central Ohio AFP Members

(Please let us know you are an AFP member when you make your reservation so we know you are eligible for this special price)

$30 Guests

  • Full-Time Students $5

(Student underwriting provided by Waller Financial Planning Group)

Buffet lunch provided


For AFP Members and COPGC guests, payments need to be made at the event. 

COPGC accepts checks and cash.  No credit cards.



RSVP Deadline is Friday, March 27


To RSVP, you may either reply to this email at copgc@cs.com

or call our RSVP hotline at 614-572-0956



Have you paid for a COPGC Lunch program and need a receipt?  Download one here:

COPGC Lunch Receipt



We invite you to join our chapter, participate in our educational programs and

network with other planned giving professionals. 

  Download a New Membership Application

Download a Membership Brochure


To visit the Partnership for Philanthropic Planning website... http://www.pppnet.org/



Would you like to keep informed about our upcoming programs? 

Send your name, organization and email address to us at copgc@cs.com to be added to our mailing list. 




Post Office Box 20129
Columbus, Ohio 43220-0129
COPGC Hotline 614-572-0956
Fax 614-884-7783
Email: copgc@cs.com