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You have reached the "Members Only" area of the SoCalCGP website.  Here are several tools to help you connect with other members, learn about upcoming events, manage your member profile, view transaction history, and much more!  Maximize the value of your membership by using this section to get the information you need.  To return to this page click on Members Only in the SoCalCGP home page menu.

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How To Update Your Member Profile

  1. Click on Member Center under quick links on the right.
  2. Select My Member Profile from the links below the big orange Welcome box.
  3. Click Edit Profile, make changes, and be sure to save them before leaving that page.

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  1. In the My Profile section, go to Settings on the right, in the blue bar.
  2. Update your contact preferences or your password.

Member Benefits

SoCalCGP strives to make your membership worthwhile.  Here is a review of the many benefits of your membership.

  • Discounted registration to all SoCalCGP events.
  • Opportunities for professional education through presentations from industry leaders about timely planned giving issues.
  • Frequent opportunities for networking with other gift planners and allied professionals.
  • Four (4) General Meetings, in January, March, September, and November (2.5 hours, incl. two education sessions, breakfast, and networking break).
  • Planned Giving 101 Program.
  • Continuing education credits - Southern California Council of Charitable Gift Planners is a continuing education provider for CFRE and MCLE credits by the State of California. Applications for continuing education credits for CFP® are submitted when the course content is within the CFP® Board guidelines. CSPG credits are self-reported and SoCalCGP education typically qualifies.
  • Scholarship opportunities for the Western Regional Planned Giving Conference and the National Conference on Philanthropic Planning.
  • Mentor Program which matches an experienced planned giving professional with someone new to the field or someone who is looking for guidance on a certain topic.
  • Member discount for online job postings.
  • Online membership directory that may be searched by name, area of expertise, geographic region, etc.
  • Member Listserv for exchange of ideas.
  • Website links to industry resources, and legislative and regulatory updates.
  • Social Events.
  • Volunteer Opportunities.

NACGP National

SoCalCGP is affiliated with the National Association of Charitable Gift Planners (NACGP). Membership in NACGP is not included with SoCalCGP membership and SoCalCGP is not included with NACGP membership. You may join NACGP by accessing their website at


If you have any questions about your membership, please contact the SoCalCGP office at (949) 715-5400 or
e-mail [email protected].