Welcome to SCPGC

THE SCPGC MISSION: To educate members and the general public about planned giving and to promote philanthropy in the greater metropolitan Chicago area.

Purpose: Suburban Chicago Planned Giving Council facilitates major and planned charitable giving throughout suburban Chicago. Additionally our members and their guests enjoy the opportunity of attending meetings featuring nationally recognized speakers on diverse gift planning vehicles and topics; the opportunity to network regularly with their peers and most importantly to upgrade their professional skills.

July 30, 2014

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Free to Network & Share Your Ideas!

What: Open meeting of SCPGC. Network with your peers informally. Participate in an OPEN meeting of the SCPGC Board by sharing your ideas about what you like about SCPGC and what you like us to add or change. SCPGC members & even non-members are invited to attend.

When: Wednesday July 30, 2014. 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Where: SCPGC President David Terrill’s home, 683 S. Prospect Ave., Elmhurst, IL 60126

Featuring: You and your comments! (Immediately after a very brief business meeting.) Continental breakfast = juice, coffee, rolls, and fruit.

Cost: Free to SCPGC members. Non-members are welcome too, but must bring 3 items of non-perishable food (which will be donated to the food pantry at the Elmhurst Walk-In Ministry)

Note: 1. RSVP on SCPGC website is required! 2. Different time and location than usual!

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Upcoming Events

July 30, 2014

Open Meeting 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.


Sept. 17, 2014
Panel discussion: How Communities and Charities Benefit from Community Foundations

David McGowan, President, DuPage Community Foundation,
Sharon Stredde, President and CEO, Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley and
Michael Trench, Executive Director, Community Foundation of Will County