Building Toward the Future


A New Day for Gift Planning

Shape the future of your major and planned giving efforts by attending Crescendo's Practical Planned Giving Conference

On September 13-14, forty industry experts will inspire you with 48 breakout sessions and six tracks at Crescendo's 2021 Practical Planned Giving Conference (PPGC) in Orlando, Florida.

Discover the latest developments in charitable planning that will help you build for the future and increase your major and planned gifts.

Register Today

Take advantage of our early bird pricing by June 30, 2021. Have three or more from the same organization? We have Group pricing available for you and your staff.

How to Register

Keynote Speakers

Speaker One

Simone Joyaux

Consultant, Fundraising, Governance, Management, and Strategic Planning

Keynote: Forever Love

Will I love you forever? Even after I'm dead? What can you do to make sure? How will you engage me? And what stories do I tell about you?


Speaker Two

Monica Mattioli

Director of Planned Giving, Belmont Abbey College

Keynote: Then, Now and Some Things Never Change

Monica Mattioli will focus on building mutually beneficial donor relationships that are personalized, mutually engaging, and enduring. In a world of data and metrics, it is important to remember that we must communicate our organization's goals and vision to human hearts and minds. Reaching back to basics we'll focus on making those heart-strings connections through a sincere, high touch, donor-centered approach.


Following the conference, don't miss our training seminars