Welcome From Our President

It is an honor for me to be able to serve as the 2019 President of the Mid-America Charitable Gift Planners, voted as National Association of Gift Planners Council of the Year for 2018! I am so excited to work with you, with our highly-energized and focused Board of Directors and all of the dedicated volunteer committee members that make this organization the rousing success that it has been for more than 30 years!

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Upcoming Events

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Friday, September 20, 2019  8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
24th Annual Building Block Planned Giving Conference
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Schedule | Speakers

October 2-4, 2019 in New Orleans, LA
The National Association of Charitable Gift Planners Annual Conference

Friday, October 11,2019      7:30 – 9:00 AM
Donor Advised Funds – Friend or Foe in Legacy Planning?

Friday, November 8, 2019      7:30 – 9:00 AM
Stories from the Trenches  

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The Mid-America Charitable Gift Planners (MACGP) is a nonprofit organization incorporated in 1988. MACGP was established to help local fund development professionals in the Kansas/Missouri region improve their charitable gift planning and management skills.

Our membership includes development professionals from a variety of academic, religious, health, cultural, social organizations as well as consultants such as attorneys, accountants, financial planners, trust administrators, investment specialists and insurance specialists.

MACGP promotes charitable planned giving, advances the education and professional expertise of MACGP members and encourages networking and peer-support among our members.

MACGP is a member of the Partnership for Philanthropic Planning.

Remember Charity in Your Estate Plan!
Many people give generously during their lifetimes by making current cash gifts to their favorite charities such as religious organizations, schools, and nonprofit agencies. But many do not consider the possibility of including these organizations in their estate planning. Remembering charity in your will or other estate plan will help ensure the continued existence of the charities you’ve always supported. It can allow you to preserve and pass on your values and be remembered for what you gave rather than what you had.

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