Continuing education

Attorneys, accountants, financial planners and advisors, trust officers, and insurance professionals have the opportunity to gain continuing education credit through courses offered by the Community Foundation. Email(fhorrell [at] cfgm [dot] org) Director of Professional Advisor Development Frank Horrell, CPA, CFP® or call him at (901) 722-0027 for more information.

Community Foundation and Planned Giving Council of Greater Memphis seminar

The Community Foundation and Planned Giving Council of Greater Memphis co-host an annual seminar in the spring that addresses planned giving issues faced by professional advisors. The seminar includes discounted admission for members of the Planned Giving Council of Greater Memphis.

This year's event was on May 4, 2018, and was The Latest Developments In Charitable Planning & IRA Wins Oscar: Best Tax Performance in Deferred Gifts, featuring Johni Hays, J.D., Senior Vice President, Thompson & Associates.

Allied Professionals Planning Conference

The Community Foundation hosts an annual seminar in December that takes a deeper look into tax and planning issues. The Allied Professionals conference is free to members of the Estate Planning Council of Memphis, Financial Planning Association of Greater Memphis, and the Planned Giving Council of Greater Memphis. 

Cannon Financial Institute Teleconference Series

The Community Foundation, along with co-sponsors Raymond James & Associates, Inc. and Raymond James Trust, present monthly teleconferences on estate planning through the Cannon Financial Institute. Cannon is the premier provider of professional development solutions for the world's top financial organizations. There is no cost to participate in the series. Learn more.