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New NCFP study shows new family foundations giving at faster rate than predecessors

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on November 12, 2015

In an age when donor-advised funds and social enterprises dominate discussions about U.S. giving trends, a groundbreaking new NCFP study reveals that a growing number of families are more interested in forming their own foundations, and they are using these foundations to distribute assets at a much faster rate than their predecessors.

Trends in Family Philanthropy: A sneak preview

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on November 2, 2015

The Chronicle of Philanthropy today offers a sneak preview of the soon-to-be-released Trends in Family Philanthropy survey — focusing on how NCFP’s new benchmark survey reflects the growing interest among recent donors in creating family foundations.

Upcoming events in family philanthropy

Posted on October 28, 2015

Each month we are pleased to feature upcoming events from NCFP and our many colleagues in the field of philanthropy. This month we feature events to finish up this year strong and events to look forward to in the next year!

Announcing NCFP's new Vice President of Planning and Management

Posted on October 28, 2015

The National Center for Family Philanthropy is delighted to announce Neil Sumilas as its Vice President of Planning and Management. In this role, Neil manages NCFP's administrative and financial operations, strategic planning, staffing and personnel, and Board relations.

Upcoming events in family philanthropy

Posted on September 24, 2015

Each month we are pleased to feature upcoming events from NCFP and our many colleagues in the field of philanthropy. This month we feature our upcoming National Forum on Family Philanthropy, along with events from our colleagues at Philanthropy Southwest, Resource Generation, Youth Philanthropy Connect and many more!

National Center for Family Philanthropy names Katherine Lorenz and Doug Bitonti Stewart Fellows in Family Philanthropy

Posted on September 17, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Two of family philanthropy’s brightest young leaders — Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation President Katherine Lorenz and Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation Executive Director Doug Bitonti Stewart — have been named Fellows by the National Center for Family Philanthropy.

Upcoming events in family philanthropy

Posted on August 25, 2015

Each month we are pleased to feature upcoming events from NCFP and our many colleagues in the field of philanthropy. This month we feature our upcoming National Forum on Family Philanthropy, along with events from our colleagues at Philanthropy Southwest, Resource Generation, Youth Philanthropy Connect and many more!

Upcoming events in family philanthropy

Posted on July 23, 2015

Each month we are pleased to feature upcoming events from NCFP and our many colleagues in the field of philanthropy. This month we feature our upcoming National Forum on Family Philanthropy, along with events from our colleagues at Philanthropy Southwest, Resource Generation, Youth Philanthropy Connect and many more!

Upcoming events in family philanthropy

Posted on June 25, 2015

Each month we are pleased to feature upcoming events from NCFP and our many colleagues in the field of philanthropy. This month we feature our upcoming National Forum on Family Philanthropy, along with events from our colleagues at Youth Philanthropy Connect, Media Impact Funders, The Center for Effective Philanthropy, Southeaster Council on Foundations, Philanthropy Southwest, and many more!

Upcoming events in family philanthropy

Posted on May 22, 2015

Each month we are pleased to feature upcoming events from NCFP and our many colleagues in the field of philanthropy. This month we feature our upcoming National Forum on Family Philanthropy, along with events from our colleagues at Youth Philanthropy Connect, Media Impact Funders, The Center for Effective Philanthropy, Southeaster Council on Foundations, Philanthropy Southwest, and many more!

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