Upcoming Events

Information on upcoming events may be found below. Click here for a complete archive of materials and resources from past TAPPP events.

Women In Philanthropy: How Women are Influencing the Charitable Landscape

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Presented by: Aly Sterling
Date: May 1, 2019
Time: 8:30 – 9:30 am, 8:00 hot buffet breakfast
Location: Brandywine Country Club, 6904 Salisbury Rd., Maumee, OH. 43537


Summary:  Women in the United States are heavily involved in philanthropy, and the number of women donors continues to grow. In this presentation you will learn more about how women are impacting the field of philanthropy, their focus areas, trends, and what is on the horizon.


Aly Sterling is the president and founder of Aly Sterling Philanthropy, where she manages the direction and growth of her firm while advising clients on the organizational challenges that affect their sustainability and mission success. Her expertise includes fundraising, strategic planning and board leadership development for the well-positioned nonprofit.

In 2015, Aly led her firm to membership in The Giving Institute and in 2018 became a founding member of the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy-Philanthropy Information Exchange. She was also was inducted into the Entrepreneurial and Business Excellence Hall of Fame.

Aly is regularly sought for comment by trade and mainstream media, including the Chronicle of Philanthropy and U.S. News & World Report. She serves on the advisory board for the University of Toledo Family Business Center, the Arts Commission of Greater Toledo and St. Ursula Academy, among other nonprofit boards and committees.


1 Hour of Continuing Education credit will be offered for CFRE (pending).

April 17th – The Central Ohio Chapter is holding a Planned Giving Conference in Columbus, OH

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June 12th – The Planned Giving Roundtable of Southeast Michigan is holding their annual Development Day Conference in Livonia, MI

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CALL FOR NOMINATIONS – The Toledo Area Partnership for Philanthropic Planning (TAPPP) is asking for nominations of individuals to serve on their Board of Directors.

Directors serve three year terms and may serve two consecutive terms. Directors are expected to attend Board meetings, attend seminars/events and work toward the common goal of forwarding TAPPP’s mission to enhance the knowledge and gift planning skills of our members, serve our clients and donors, to collaborate in making the experience of charitable giving meaningful and ultimately to benefit our communities.

This is a great opportunity to serve Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan, network with colleagues and obtain valuable leadership skills. Submit candidate name, contact information and qualifications to info@tappp.org