Posts tagged to 'NCFP Updates'

At the Forum, Exploring Our Past to Improve Our Future

Posted by Peter Panepento on October 19, 2017

No matter their mission, family foundations exist to create a better future. But their vision for the future is often shaped by the past — by the triumphs and tragedies of their founders and the subsequent experiences of the generations that follow them.

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.

The National Center for Family Philanthropy Celebrates 20 Years

Posted by Virginia Esposito on September 11, 2017

Today marks the beginning of a year-long celebration —honoring not only NCFP’s 20th anniversary, but the amazing accomplishments of families like yours.

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.

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.

Family Philanthropy is a Learning Journey: Join us at NCFP's National Forum

Posted by Kelly Nowlin on June 8, 2017

This fall’s National Forum for Family Philanthropy is one of those key opportunities to deepen our learning of best practices, innovative approaches, trends and lessons learned. And, unlike other large philanthropic gatherings, NCFP’s Forum is strictly about family.

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.

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