Hampton Roads Gift Planning Council

Program Calendar

Join your fellow members for informative programs and great networking in a relaxed atmosphere.

Where & When

All meetings are held on the second Thursday of every other month from 4 - 6 p.m. at the Cavalier Golf and Yacht Club, 1052 Cardinal Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23451.


There is no charge to attend for current HRGPC members and first time guests. Nonmember fee $35.

2020 Events

  • January 9, 2020: Charitable Gift Annuities; Have you Considered.... 

                 Speaker: Chip Giese, PNC Institutional Asset Management  

                 Sponsor: Kaufman & Canoles

  • March 12, 2020: Thoughtful Questions to Start Gift Planning Conversations   Speaker: Greg Sharkey, The Nature Conservancy
  • May 14, 2020- Save the Date
  • July 9, 2020- Save the Date
  • September 10, 2020- Save the Date
  • November 12, 2020- Save the Date

2019 Events

  • March 14, 2019: 50 Ways to Lose Your Deduction (with Apologies to Paul Simon)
    ​Speaker: J. William Gray, Jr., McGuire Woods
    Sponsor: Hampton Roads Community Foundation
  • May 9, 2019: Trends in Fundraising
    ​Speaker: Keith Curtis, The Curtis Group
    Sponsor: Tidewater Jewish Foundation
  • July 11, 2019: Making the Ask for Planned and Blended Gifts
    ​Speaker:  Dr. Scott Janney, Ph.D, CFRE. Senior Consultant, PlannedGiving.com and  Executive Director of Leadership and Planned Giving, Muhlenberg College
    Sponsor: Poole Brooke Plumlee PC
  • September 12, 2019: Portraits of Generosity:  US Trust Study of High Net Worth Philanthropy
    Speaker: Erin Hogan,  Managing Director of US Trust, BankAmerica Private Wealth Management  
    Sponsor: Old Dominion University
  • November 14, 2019: Creating Flexible Charitable Funds: How Donors May Benefit from Donor Advised Funds
    Speaker: M. Powell Peters, Wolcott Rivers Gates
    Sponsor: The Curtis Group