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7 Tips for Reaching the Next Generation to Give

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on September 29, 2017

Every family that is involved in philanthropy hopes to raise children who are generous, not kids who grow up with a sense of entitlement. Regardless of whether you want them to carry on the family’s philanthropy someday, you still want to raise them to be caring adults who will have fulfilling lives with a sense of purpose. Here are seven ways you can help coach your children or grandchildren on how to be generous.

News and notes from NCFP's Friends of the Family network

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on September 1, 2017

Friends Focus highlights updates from members of our Friends of the Family network and their cutting edge work. This month features updates Philanthropy New York; The Nathan Cummings Foundation; The W.K. Kellogg Foundation; The Nord Family Foundation; The Tracy Family Foundation and the Walton Family Foundation.

News and notes from NCFP's Friends of the Family network

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on July 31, 2017

Friends Focus highlights updates from members of our Friends of the Family network and their cutting edge work. This month features updates from the Walton Family Foundation; The Zarrow Family Foundation; The Heising-Simons Foundation; The Zilber Family Foundation; The Charles Stewart Mott Foundation; The Overbrook Foundation and the Surdna Foundation.

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Generational Differences in Family Philanthropy

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on July 11, 2017

Griping about generational differences has almost overtaken baseball as America's favorite pastime. At least, it can certainly feel that way!

News and notes from NCFP's Friends of the Family network

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on June 29, 2017

Friends Focus highlights updates from members of our Friends of the Family network and their cutting edge work. This month features updates from the Duchossois Family Foundation; The Rockefeller Brothers Fund; The Castellano Family Foundation; The Fred L. Emerson Foundation; The Bainum Family Foundation; The David and Lucile Packard Foundation; The Tracy Family Foundation; The Siragusa Family Foundation and the National Center on Family Homelessness.

News and notes from NCFP's Friends of the Family network

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on May 30, 2017

Friends Focus highlights updates from members of our Friends of the Family network and their cutting edge work. This month features updates from The McKnight Foundation; The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation; The Rockefeller Brothers Fund; The Castellano Family Foundation; Southern California Grantmakers; Exponent Philanthropy and Inside Philanthropy.

4 Reasons to Reserve Your Spot at the National Forum for Family Philanthropy

You already know that the National Forum for Family Philanthropy is the nation's premier event for giving families. Here are four major reasons why you should reserve your spot now for this year's gathering in Washington, D.C. on October 18-20, 2017. Get inside access to D.C.’s newest cultural...

News and notes from NCFP's Friends of the Family network

Friends Focus highlights updates from members of our Friends of the Family network and their cutting edge work. This month features updates from The Marion I. & Henry J. Knott Foundation; The Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation; The Community Foundation Initiative and The Greater Houston Community Foundation.

Does NCFP have any resources to help my board chair prepare their successor?

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on April 7, 2017

NCFP is happy to support this transition and we recommend the following resources to help you get started

News and notes from NCFP's Friends of the Family network

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on March 29, 2017

Friends Focus highlights updates from members of our Friends of the Family network and their cutting edge work. This month features updates from Siragusa Family Foundation; The Nord Family Foundation; The McKinney Family Foundation; The Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation; Apex Foundation and The Philanthropic Initiative.

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