AFP FL, Everglades Chapter: Planned Giving in this Economic Environment
The Association of Fundraising Professionals in partnership with The Greater Naples Area Planned Giving Council is please to present our February program
Topic: Planned Giving in this Economic Environment
Speaker: Jeff Comfort
Thursday February 28, 2013
8:30 am - 10:30 am
Avow Hospice Community Room
1095 Whippoorwill Lane Naples, FL
Cost: Free for members of AFP or GNAPGC $20 for non-members
Vice-President of Principal Gifts and Gift Planning
Oregon State University Foundation
Jeff Comfort is well known in the gift planning field. Prior to joining Oregon State University Foundation's staff, he served as executive director of principal and planned gifts at Georgetown University, where he was responsible for overseeing university-wide planned giving efforts resulting in $248 million of planned gift commitments for Georgetown's $1 billion comprehensive campaign. Before arriving at Georgetown in 1995, he spent 11 years in Denver directing the planned giving program for the National Jewish Medical and Research Center.
Comfort is active both nationally and locally in planned giving professional associations. As a volunteer leader of the National Committee on Planned Giving (now the Partnership for Philanthropic Planning), he served as president, chair of the 10th National Conference on Planned Giving in New Orleans and was a member of the NCPG board of directors for five years. Additionally, he was a member of the ethics committee and chaired the task force on gift valuation. On the local level, he is a past president and board member of the National Capital Gift Planning Council of Greater Washington.
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