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PG Calc Welcomes H&R!

It is with great pleasure that PG Calc announces the purchase of Hemmenway & Reinhardt, located in Swarthmore, PA, and provider of planned giving program administration services since 1987. With the addition of Hemmenway & Reinhardt's portfolio of services and excellent staff to PG Calc's industry leading gift administration offering, PG Calc will provide the broadest, most comprehensive, and most effective gift administration services to charities and non-profits nationwide.

PG Calc will retain the staff and office of Hemmenway & Reinhardt at their present location in Swarthmore, PA, ensuring that current clients will enjoy uninterrupted service, enhanced by the more expansive resources and expertise of PG Calc.

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Edie Matulka, Senior Consultant

PG Calc staff has unmatched expertise in all things planned giving.




We can help you reach and engage with prospective donors through a sophisticated blend of traditional and online marketing initiatives. We work with you to customize the ideal marketing approach for your audience, drawing from a range of available platforms.




Our experts will help you build upon your program’s strengths, identify and address weaknesses, minimize financial risks and maximize benefits. Whether your program is small or large, basic or sophisticated, we can help you enhance your efforts.




We can provide you with the tools and expertise you need to effectively present the benefits of a planned gift to your prospective donors, to create gift annuity agreements and gift calculations, and to help your donors understand what type of planned gift makes the most sense for them.




Ensure efficient and effective gift administration by outsourcing the work to PG Calc. By combining our decades of planned giving expertise with state-of-the-art tools like GiftWrap, we can fulfill all of your stewardship and compliance needs.



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Our college re-launched its planned giving program in large part thanks to the creative and talented work of PG Calc's Marketing Services. Our gift planning website was completely revamped with great ease of navigation, interactive tools for donors, and enhancements that allow us to better monitor traffic and interest from visitors."

Jarrett S. Stull, CFRE

Director of Gift Planning and Major Gifts
Marietta College

  • CoP Survey

    PG Calc Sponsors Chronicle of Philanthropy Survey on Marketing Tools & Techniques

    Seventy-five percent of non-profits communicate with donors through both traditional and digital media. The most successful non-profits are delivering the right message to the right person, at the right time, and through the right media. Is your organization finding an effective balance? 

    The Chronicle of Philanthropy has just published their findings from a wide-ranging survey on trends in planned giving marketing.  PG Calc is pleased to sponsor this survey, and we invite you to read this informative report and find out how other non-profits are achieving this balance.  Download your free report from the Chronicle's website to learn about media mixes that work.  

  • NEWS

    ACGA Announces New Suggested Maximum Gift Annuity Rates

    On May 15, 2018, the American Council on Gift Annuities (ACGA) announced new suggested maximum gift annuity rates to replace the rates that became effective on January 1, 2012. The new rates will apply to gift annuities established on or after July 1, 2018. PG Calc recently announced the release of Planned Giving Manager version 7.5A, our desktop gift planning software, and an update of PGM Anywhere, our online version of PGM that is optimized for the tablet, laptop, and desktop. These updates include the new ACGA schedule of suggested maximum annuity rates that will go into effect on July 1, 2018.


    Building and Maintaining the Testamentary Gifts Pipeline

    Gifts received after a donor's passing from wills, trusts and beneficiary designations provide critical future funding for public charities. Building and maintaining this future funding pipeline requires planning and ongoing attention. This webinar will describe the steps you can and should take to keep your bequest pipeline full.

    Webinar Details

    DATE: November 14, 2018

    TIME: 1:00 PM (EST)

    SPEAKER: Laura Hansen Dean, Senior Director – Gift Design and Documentation at the University of Texas at Austin


    Major Update of PGM Anywhere Released

    On September 19, 2018, PG Calc announced the latest release of PGM Anywhere, our online planned gift illustration software that is optimized for the tablet, laptop, and desktop. Highlights of this major update include:

    • Income tax and capital gain tax calculations for all planned gifts
    • Modeling of four tiers of income for CRTs
    • Return Based on Cost of Plan chart that compares life income plan effective rates of return
    • Comparison of planned gifts with keeping or selling and reinvesting the gift asset
    • Advanced investment assumptions, such as % tax-free income and asset turnover %
    • Export to Excel

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