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Welcome to new NCFP board members and staff

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on April 22, 2015

We are delighted to welcome two new members to the NCFP Board of Directors: Lisa Parker, president and executive director, Lawrence Welk Family Foundation and Ellie Frey Zagel, trustee, Frey Foundation. Their experience and leadership will be invaluable as NCFP continues to provide the resources, expertise, and support families need to transform their values into effective giving and a lasting impact on the communities they serve. We are also pleased to announce that Liz Sullivan will be serving as the new Program Manager for NCFP’s new community foundation initiative, Family Philanthropy Through Community Foundations.

2015 CEO training events offered by NCFP

Posted on April 22, 2015

NCFP's CEO initiative was launched in 2011 to help CEOs and family foundation boards better understand the qualities of effective family foundation leadership as well as its special challenges, while providing them with the tools, information, and support they need to master the complex roles and demands of their positions. With recent support from the Lilly Endowment, we are delighted to offer continuing opportunities for CEOs to learn from and with one another.

Upcoming events in family philanthropy

Posted on April 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!

2015 CEO training events offered by NCFP

Posted on March 25, 2015

NCFP's CEO initiative was launched in 2011 to help CEOs and family foundation boards better understand the qualities of effective family foundation leadership as well as its special challenges, while providing them with the tools, information, and support they need to master the complex roles and demands of their positions. With recent support from the Lilly Endowment, we are delighted to offer continuing opportunities for CEOs to learn from and with one another.

Upcoming events in family philanthropy

Posted on March 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 Florida Philanthropy Network, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations, Philanthropy Roundtable, and many more!

2015 CEO training events offered by NCFP

Posted on February 25, 2015

NCFP's CEO initiative was launched in 2011 to help CEOs and family foundation boards better understand the qualities of effective family foundation leadership as well as its special challenges, while providing them with the tools, information, and support they need to master the complex roles and demands of their positions. With recent support from the Lilly Endowment, we are delighted to offer continuing opportunities for CEOs to learn from and with one another.

Upcoming events in family philanthropy

Posted on February 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 The Johnson Center on Philanthropy, Youth Philanthropy Connect, Media Impact Funders, The Center for Effective Philanthropy, Southeastern Council on Foundations, Philanthropy Southwest, and many more!

Welcome to new NCFP team members

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on January 29, 2015

As 2015 kicks into gear, we're delighted to announce that NCFP has hired several new team members. These individuals play an important role in NCFP's mission to provide the resources, expertise and support necessary for families to transform their values into effective giving.

Upcoming events in family philanthropy

Posted on January 29, 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 Florida Philanthropy Network, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations, Philanthropy Roundtable, and many more!

Upcoming events in family philanthropy

Posted on December 15, 2014

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 Florida Philanthropy Network, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations, Philanthropy Roundtable, and many more!

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