CEPN believes that fostering close affiliations with others who work in the development field is important for us and the clients we serve.  The following organizations are a few we believe provide excellent services.  Click on their names to link to their sites.


Willamette Valley Development Officers (WVDO) — A local association of individuals in the field of fund raising.  WVDO provides opportunities for networking and leadership, professional growth through the exchange of ideas, information, educational programs, resources and encouragement for newcomers to the field of development and philanthropy and much more.

Northwest Planned Giving Round Table (NWPGRT) — The Northwest Planned Giving Roundtable is a regional council which serves Oregon and SW Washington. The Council provides support for local planned giving officers and also allied professionals in the legal, accounting, estate, and financial planning fields. The Northwest Planned Giving Roundtable (NWPGRT) has an affiliation with the National Committee on Planned Giving (NCPG), headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana.


Crescendo — A national planned giving company providing numerous options to assist nonprofit organization with their planned giving needs.


The Nonprofit Association of Oregon — The NAO has been helping nonprofits achieve their missions since 1977. They provide a wide array of services, such as consulting, customized training, technology support, workshops and more.


Planned Giving Today — Planned Giving Today serves the planned giving community as a practical resource for education, information, inspiration, and professional linkage. Every newsletter features valuable insights and practical suggestions. Whether a beginner or a veteran in planned giving, PGT has something for you.