Peggy Killeen, CFRE, is a Senior Consultant for PGgrowth, Canada’s premiere fund raising consulting firm focused on building capacity for charitable organizations through strategic charitable giving. She has over 30 years of leadership experience in the creation, management and evaluation of diverse non-profit programs, as well as in raising significant funds for them.
Peggy’s career began in South Africa, working for local advocacy, human rights and community organizations. She has also worked for international agencies in Central Africa and the former Yugoslavia. In Canada her focus has been on fundraising for healthcare and education, where she has held senior leadership positions.
Planned giving is Peggy’s passion. She has served as a Director on the Boards of both the Canadian Association of Gift Planners (CAGP) and the CAGP Foundation, and now works part time for the CAGP Foundation as its Development Director. She also served on the executive of the CAGP Montreal Chapter and is currently one of their mentors. In 2020 she was given the Friend of CAGP Award in recognition of her significant contribution to the advancement of strategic charitable giving both on a local and national scale. Her motto is “Planning to change the world for the better!”