STILL TIME! Growth of Donor Advised Funds & Implications for Fundraisers
Donor Advised Funds now total over 73 Billion Dollars. The continuing surge in gifts to Donor Advised Funds is one of the most important trends in the philanthropic world. Greg will share insights on why these funds have become so popular, who is funding and using them, key trends, and the implications for fundraisers.
Speaker: Greg Sharkey, Nature Conservancy
Greg Sharkey serves as Senior Philanthropy Advisor for The Nature Conservancy. He assists donors across the country with their philanthropic goals, and shares ideas to achieve those goals as part of their overall financial and estate plans. Greg also counsels donors on the features, benefits and limitations of charitable giving platforms like Donor Advised Funds and Private Foundations.
Prior to joining The Nature Conservancy in January 2008, he served as Director of Planned Giving/Senior Development Officer at his alma mater, Denison University. Greg directed all aspects of Denison’s well-established planned giving program, and managed a traditional portfolio of major gift prospects as well.
Greg is the immediate past- Chair of the Board at the Partnership for Philanthropic Planning, and is a former President of the Central Ohio Planned Giving Council.
PPP Holiday Networking to follow:
Drinks and heavy hors d’oeuvres.
Free to all PPP Greater Dayton Members and Guests