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Finally, All of Your Gift Annuity Questions Answered! 

Finally, All of Your Gift Annuity Questions Answered! 


        • Do you wonder why your organization offers one annuity rate to a donor while another organization offers a higher or lower rate to the same donor?
        • Has a donor or a donor's family asked for their money back?
        • Do you have a donor not cashing their checks? What do you do?
        • Do you wonder why your organization has a minimum age and gift amount when another organization offers theirs at lower or higher minimums? 
        • Do you wonder how gift annuity rates are determined? 

If so, then you are invited to join us for our webinar Finally, all of Your Gift Annuity Questions Answered!

The American Council on Charitable Gift Annuities has curated questions related to how gift annuities and rates work, organizational CGA policies and individual donor/annuitant issues.  In this one hour webinar, Cathy R. Sheffield, will answer the most common questions related to charitable gift annuities (CGAs). 

Event Details

Event Start Date 08-20-2020 1:00 pm ET
Event End Date 08-20-2020 2:00 pm ET
Registration Start Date 06-22-2020 10:00 am ET
Cut off date 08-20-2020 12:00 pm ET
Individual Price ACGA Members: $50 / ACGA Non-members: $75
Number Hours 1
Location Webinar


Cathy Sheffield


Cathy R. Sheffield, CAP®, CFRE, CSPG, FCEP is on a mission to help nonprofits raise more planned and major gifts. Cathy is a nationally recognized planned giving thought leader with 25-years in healthcare and higher education. From the moment you meet Cathy, you will recognize her enthusiasm for her work, appreciate her collaborative method for achieving results for both donors and nonprofit organizations alike, and welcome her sense of humor.

Cathy serves on the American Council on Gift Annuities Board of Directors, is the current President of the Fort Worth Metro Chapter of AFP and was the 2017 Board Chair of the National Association of Charitable Gift Planners. Cathy is a faculty member of the American Institute for Philanthropic Studies which administers the Certified Specialist in Planned Giving designation program. Cathy is a co-host of Charitable Chit Chat with Cathy & Claire, a radio show for philanthropy professionals.

Cathy received her MBA from Texas Christian University and her undergraduate degree from North Dakota State University.