Posts tagged to 'NCFP Updates'

5 Lessons I Am Taking With Me From NCFP

Posted by Rachel Ogorek on June 19, 2018

Did you know that students who read at their grade level entering fourth grade are four times more likely to graduate from high school. BUT, only one out of five of our nation’s fourth grade students from low-income families is reading at that grade level.

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

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on May 31, 2018

Friends Focus highlights updates from members of our Friends of the Family network and their cutting edge work. This month features updates from the Zellerbach Family Foundation; the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region; the David Rockefeller Fund; the Sobrato Family Foundation; the Arizona Community Foundation; the Frey Foundation and the Self Family Foundation.

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 William Penn Foundation; the Haas, Jr. Fund; the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation and the Bainum Family Foundation.

National Center for Family Philanthropy Adds New Advancement Leader

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on April 9, 2018

The National Center for Family Philanthropy, announced today that Rick Schneider has been named Senior Vice President, Advancement. Schneider leads NCFP’s fundraising efforts, including the Friends of the Family and Leadership Circle relationships.

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

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on April 2, 2018

Friends Focus highlights updates from members of our Friends of the Family network and their cutting edge work. This month features updates from the Nathan Cummings Foundation; the Walton Family Foundation; the Meadows Foundation and the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation.

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

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on February 28, 2018

Friends Focus highlights updates from members of our Friends of the Family network and their cutting edge work. This month features updates from the John Templeton Foundation; the Hyde Foundation; the Hill-Snowdon Foundation; the Nord Family Foundation; the McGowan Fund; the Surdna Foundation and the Andrus Family Fund.

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

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on January 31, 2018

Friends Focus highlights updates from members of our Friends of the Family network and their cutting edge work. This month features updates from the W. Clement and Jessie V. Stone Foundation; the Surdna Foundation; the Durfee Foundation; Lumpkin Family Foundation and the Tracy Family Foundation.

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

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on January 4, 2018

Friends Focus highlights updates from members of our Friends of the Family network and their cutting edge work. This month features updates from the Nord Family Foundation; the Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation; the Rasmuson Foundation; the Zilber Family Foundation and the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation.

But What Do We Stand For?

Posted by Virginia Esposito on January 2, 2018

At our first retreat, twenty years ago this spring, the remarkable founding board gathered at Pocantico Conference Center and tackled this frustration. After some minutes, founding board member, Ira Hirschfield, of the Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund, shifted the conversation. “We know what we are not,” he acknowledged, “but what do we stand for?”

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

Posted by National Center for Family Philanthropy on December 1, 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 Castellano Family Foundation; the Surdna Foundation; the Bainum Family Foundation; Ford Foundation and the Walton Family Foundation.

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