Richard Peck

Vice President of Development and Philanthropy Services

Richard Peck

Rick Peck leads the Foundation’s philanthropy and donor services team, overseeing all aspects of development, donor engagement and donor services.

Before joining the Foundation, Rick served Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health and the Geisel School of Medicine as director of individual giving and gift planning, where he worked with grateful patients and families as well as medical school alumni to achieve their philanthropic goals. He also served Dartmouth College as an associate director of gift planning, working with alumni of the undergraduate college.

He is a Certified Financial Planner®, a Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy® and a Chartered Financial Consultant®. Rick holds an MBA from Baker College in Michigan and a BA from the University of Massachusetts.

He is a board member of the Grafton County Senior Citizens Council and former member of the Osher@Dartmouth Leadership Council.

Rick and his wife Claudette live in Concord, New Hampshire.



Latest Posts


What the new tax law means for your charitable giving

Rick Peck, Charitable Foundation vice president for philanthropy, on some things to keep in mind about the new tax code — and why nonprofits need our support more than ever

Turning non-cash assets into good

Rick Peck, NH Charitable Foundation vice-president for development and philanthropy services, explains how different types of assets can help you maximize your giving and make a bigger difference for the organizations, causes and communities you care about most

How to create a culture of giving in your business

Your company can do good AND do well — while supporting critical services, strengthening communities and building team camaraderie

This is the moment to give

Foundation VP Richard Peck explains why the combination of high community need, strong stock market gains and uncertainty in tax law makes December 2017 the right time to make big gifts

Ideas for year-end giving with maximum impact

The Charitable Foundation's Richard Peck shares some ideas for organizing year-end giving. Pick your passion, consolidate, and (if possible) skip buying one more sweater

Tax code uncertainty makes year-end a good time to give

Foundation vice president Richard Peck on ways to give between now and December 31