March 2020 Board Meeting
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 Export to Your Calendar 3/12/2020 to 3/13/2020
When: Thursday, March 12, 2020
Where: Le Meridien Columbus, The Joseph
620 North High Street
Columbus, Ohio  43215
United States
Contact: Bree Angelo

Online registration is available until: 3/12/2020
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Preliminary Schedule

Thursday, March 12

8:00 - 9:30am
Joint Executive Committee

Room: The Robinson
9:30 - 10:00am
Coffee Break & Registration

Room: Coleman Pre-Function
10:00 - 11:00am
Membership Committee

Room: The Robinson
Program & Education Committee and Summer Symposium

Room: Michael B Coleman Salon III
11:00am - 12:00pm
Resource Development Committee

Room: The Robinson
Marketing Committee

Room: Michael B Coleman Salon III
12:00 - 1:00pm

Room: Michael B Coleman Salons I & II
1:00 - 2:00pm
Education Session: Income Inequality Panel
Moderated by Kim Horton, The Hodge Group

Room: Michael B Coleman Salons I & II
2:00 - 2:15pm
Networking Break
2:15 - 3:15pm
Education Session: Intellectual Property
Presented by Susan Rector, Peterson Connors

Room: Michael B Coleman Salons I & II
3:15 - 3:30pm
Networking Break
3:30 - 5:00pm
Education Session: Myth of the Tainted Gift
Moderated by Laura MacDonald, The Benefactor Group

Room: Michael B Coleman Salons I & II
Reception & Dinner

Friday, March 13

8:00 - 8:30am

Room: Michael B Coleman Salons I & II
8:30 - 9:30am
Education Session: Firm Management Session - Technology Edition

Room: Michael B Coleman Salons I & II
9:45 - 10:45am
Giving USA Foundation Board Meeting

Room: TBA
10:45 - 11:45am
Giving Institute Board Meeting

Room: TBA


The March Board Meeting will take place at the Le Meridien Columbus, The Joseph, Columbus, OH. We have established a discounted group rate of $239/night + 17.5% tax

To book, please call the hotel directly at 888-236-2427 or click here to reserve online.

Reservations should be made no later than February 19 and cannot be guaranteed even before this date.



Refunds, minus a $25 administrative fee for all events for which a fee was charged, will be issued on written cancellations received on or before Friday, February 14, 2020. Phone cancellations WILL NOT be accepted. Registrants assume full responsibility for notification to and verification of receipt by the Giving Institute 2020 March Meeting. Refunds will be processed 2-3 weeks after the meeting.

Refunds or credits will not be given for failure to attend, late arrival, flight/transportation cancellations, unattended events or early departure. In the rare event of a meeting cancellation, Giving Institute is not responsible for nor will provide refunds for costs associated with travel, airfare, hotel or transportation costs incurred by the registered attendee. It is always recommended that the registrant considering purchasing independent travel insurance.

Giving Institute registration fees are not tax-deductible as a charitable contribution but may be deductible as a business expense. Consult your tax advisor.

Registration and attendance at or participation in the GI March Meeting constitutes an agreement by the registrant to GI's use and distribution (both now and in the future) of the registrant or attendee's image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproduction and audiotapes of such events activities.

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