The 2017 Pinnacle Award Winner is Michael Kmetz!
Click HERE for Michael's bio
Dick Johnson

Here's something we've done recently...perhaps you'll see someone you know and JOIN US!


Why Join PGCIR?

  • PGCIR gives you access to the most experienced and creative minds in gift planning.
  • Learn from them, and share your knowledge and experience with donors, clients and non-profit organizations.
  • In a field that encompasses many professions, PGCIR membership is your gift planning credential.
  • Become a recognized professional and help advance the field of gift planning.
  • PGCIR offers you the opportunity to give back --- to invest in your own career and to help others who could benefit from the possibilities of gift planning.

Membership Benefits Include:

  • For just $150 in local council annual dues, your meals are covered at Four Regularly Scheduled Educational Meetings throughout the year, And you receive the following benefits:

  • CE Credits – the November and May meetings include a nationally known speaker on a current estate and gift planning  topic and one-hour
    of continuing education credit for attorneys, CPAs, CTFAs, CFPs, CLUs and ChFCs.

  • PPP Virtual Seminars – periodically, programs featuring nationally recognized professionals that include virtual keynote sessions, informational handouts and are held at a local convenient location.

  • Networking Opportunities - by working together, sharing experiences and professional resources, members help each other stay informed, educated and innovative in the escalating field of charitable gift planning.

  • Mentorship Opportunities - an opportunity to mentor those new to the field of gift planning with your expertise, or to benefit from the guidance of a seasoned member of the gift planning community.

  • Pinnacle Award - a joint collaboration with the Indian River Estate Planning Council to honor a professional advisor from IRC who has demonstrated outstanding volunteer service to local non-profit organizations in IRC by promoting charitable giving through estate and gift planning, and who, by their deeds, is an inspiration to others in the community of professional advisors.

  • Your charity’s listing in the 2014 “Estate Planning Guide to Indian River Charities"