Join the NCFP Network

The NCFP family philanthropy network provides access to numerous benefits including personal assistance, connections with peers, and exclusive content to help you succeed on your philanthropic journey. NCFP recognizes the unique challenges family foundations face. Your contribution is an investment in the field of family philanthropy.

Who joins the network?

Family foundations join as a Friend of the Family.

Community foundations, philanthropy serving organizations, consultants and advisors, and financial institutions join as Partner Subscribers.

Browse the benefits described below.

Family Foundations, Donor Advised Funds, Giving Families, & Single Family Offices

Giving families are at the core of NCFP’s mission to serve as a comprehensive resource—helping families find purpose, establish policies, and build connections to have a transformative impact on the world. Our experience with and understanding of the very personal act of giving is reflected in the resources and services we provide. We offer a safe, confidential, and objective place for you to begin or continue your philanthropic journey. We’re here to help you think through your options, ask the right questions, and connect with others who have had similar experiences.

Your contribution is an investment in the field of family philanthropy.

Friends of the Family

Available to all family foundations, donor advised funds, giving families, and single family offices who wish to provide access to NCFP resources for all family, staff, and trustees.

Friends of the Family

$1,000 - $10,000

(recommended contribution based on asset size)

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Leadership Circle

Our Leadership Circle is a special group of our most generous supporters.

Available to all family foundations, donor advised funds, giving families, and single family offices who wish to provide access to NCFP resources to all family, staff, and trustees.

Leadership Circle members receive access to the President’s Office for consultation, advice, and the opportunity for an annual customized webinar for your board.

Leadership Circle

$10,000 or more

(our most generous supporters and recommended contribution for those with assets above $250 million)

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Overall Benefits

  • Priority invitation and discounts for NCFP signature events including the National Forum on Family Philanthropy, Trustee Education Institute, and CEO Retreats
  • Unlimited webinar registrations and accounts for your family, board, and staff
  • Access to exclusive content, including more than 200 webinar replays, transcripts, and resources
  • Access to NCFP’s Peer Networks
  • Complimentary usage of NCFP’s Pursuit of Excellence board self-assessment tool for family foundations
  • Complimentary digital copy of NCFP’s series of CEO Guides
  • Opportunity for customized virtual presentations by NCFP staff
  • Personalized support from NCFP staff
  • Priority access to NCFP staff and discounts for presentations and speaking engagements
  • Complimentary referrals for staff-screened consultants and advisors, as well as referrals to family foundation peers facing similar issues
  • Permission to adapt or reprint NCFP materials for your newsletters, handouts, presentations, and client briefings
  • Invitation to share perspectives, job openings, and other updates through the Family Giving News e-newsletter and NCFP’s Twitter feed (subject to NCFP review), and opportunities to write for the NCFP blog
  • Listing on NCFP website
  • 20% discount on NCFP printed publications

Community Foundations

Community foundations serve a special role as a trusted resource and partner for philanthropic families and help NCFP support transformative giving. We work to help you more effectively serve donors and families in your region by providing objective research, trusted expertise, specialized content, and unique networking opportunities.

Our Community Foundations Family Philanthropy Network provides unique programming, connections, and resources for geographically-based community foundations to help you more effectively serve donors and families. This group is led an advisory committee of your peers and driven by peer learning.

Available to community foundations who wish to provide access to NCFP resources to all staff and family foundation donors in their network.

* Community foundations that provide less than $10 million in grants annually are eligible for a special Introductory rate of $1,000 for the first two years. Please contact NCFP.

Introductory

$1,500

(for the first two years)

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After two years with an Introductory account, you can choose between:

  • Pro account ($3,500/year)
    Provides access to NCFP resources for all staff and family foundation members
  • Staff only account ($2,500/year)
    Provides access to NCFP resources for all staff members

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Overall Benefits

  • Priority invitation and discounts for the National Forum on Family Philanthropy for up to two staff members per organization
  • Unlimited webinar registrations and accounts for staff and family foundation donors for the Introductory and Pro accounts; Staff account provides access to your staff only
  • Provided with single click access to webinars, without pre-registering, to share with staff and family foundation donors
  • Ability to participate in Spark Session Webinars and topical calls designed specifically for Community Foundations
  • Access to exclusive content, including more than 200 webinar replays, transcripts, and resources
  • Complimentary usage of NCFP self-assessment tools for community foundations and families: Family Philanthropy Playbook and Readiness Self-Assessment Tool
  • Opportunity for customized virtual presentations by NCFP staff
  • Personalized support from NCFP staff
  • Priority access to NCFP staff and discounts for presentations and speaking engagements
  • Complimentary referrals for staff-screened consultants and advisors, as well as referrals to peers facing similar issues in family giving
  • Permission to adapt or reprint NCFP materials for your newsletters, handouts, presentations, and donor briefings
  • Invitation to share perspectives, job openings, and other updates through Family Giving News and NCFP’s Twitter feed (subject to NCFP review)
  • Featured listing with logo on NCFP website and in monthly webinar slide deck
  • Embeddable search tool for direct access to Knowledge Center from your website
  • Ability to add NCFP Family Philanthropy Partners logo to your website
  • 20% discount on NCFP printed publications

Philanthropy Serving Organizations

Philanthropy serving organizations are important hubs for local donor engagement. We work with these organizations to provide resources for family donors and family foundations.

Available to regional associations, affinity groups, and other philanthropic networks that wish to provide access to NCFP resources to staff and family foundation members.

Introductory

$1,500

(for the first year)

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After one year with an Introductory account, you can choose between:

  • Pro account ($4,500/year)
    Provides access to NCFP resources for all staff and family foundation members
  • Staff only account ($2,500/year)
    Provides access to NCFP resources for all staff members

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Overall Benefits

  • Priority invitation and discounts for the National Forum on Family Philanthropy for one staff member per organization
  • Unlimited webinar registrations and accounts for your board, staff, and family philanthropy members for the Introductory and Pro accounts; Staff account provides access to your staff only
  • Provided with single click access to webinars, without pre-registering, to share with staff and family foundation members
  • Access to exclusive content, including more than 200 webinar replays, transcripts, and resources
  • Opportunity for customized virtual presentations by NCFP staff
  • Personalized support from NCFP staff
  • Priority access to NCFP staff and discounts for presentations and speaking engagements
  • Permission to adapt or reprint NCFP materials for your newsletters, handouts, presentations, and member briefings
  • Invitation to share perspectives, job openings, and other updates through Family Giving News and NCFP’s Twitter feed (subject to NCFP review)
  • Featured listing with logo on NCFP website and in monthly webinar slide deck
  • Embeddable search tool for direct access to Knowledge Center from your website
  • 20% discount on NCFP printed publications

Consultants & Philanthropic Advisors

Advisors and consultants offer tailored support with an understanding of the unique issues facing giving families. NCFP works to provide advisors with the assistance and resources they need to more effectively serve their family clients.

Pro

Available to consulting firms who want to provide all staff advisors and family foundation clients with access to NCFP resources.

Pro (all staff and clients)

$4,500

(per year)

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Regular

Available to boutique and larger consulting firms who wish to provide up to five staff advisors with access to NCFP resources.

Regular (up to five advisors)

$2,500

(per year)

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Individual

Available exclusively to individual consultants working in a solo practice.

Individual ("one person shop")

$1,000

(per year)

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Overall Benefits

  • Priority invitation to attend the National Forum on Family Philanthropy as a sponsor or with a family foundation family member
  • Webinar registration accounts for all staff and clients with the Pro account; Regular account provides access for up to five staff members; Individual account provides access for one individual
  • Access to exclusive content, including more than 200 webinar replays, transcripts, and resources
  • Personalized support from NCFP staff
  • Permission to adapt or reprint NCFP materials for your newsletters, handouts, presentations, and client briefings
  • Invitation to share perspectives, job openings, and other updates through Family Giving News and NCFP’s Twitter feed (subject to NCFP review)
  • Featured listing with logo on NCFP website and in monthly webinar slide deck
  • Embeddable search tool for direct access to Knowledge Center from your website
  • 20% discount on NCFP printed publications

Banks, For-Profit Networks, & Financial Institutions

Wealth management is a crucial part of responsible, effective family giving. Thank you for partnering with us to empower philanthropists.

Deluxe

Available to banks, financial institutions, for-profit networks, and multi-family offices who wish to provide access to NCFP resources to up to 50 staff members or client families.

Deluxe (up to 50 staff or client families)

$10,000

(per year)

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Pro

Available to banks, financial institutions, for-profit networks, and multi-family offices who wish to provide access to NCFP resources to up to 20 staff members or client families.

Pro (up to 20 staff or client families)

$5,000

(per year)

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Staff

Available to banks, financial institutions, for-profit networks, and multi-family offices who wish to provide access to NCFP resources to up to five staff members.

Staff Only (up to five staff)

$3,500

(per year)

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Overall Benefits

  • Priority invitation to attend the National Forum on Family Philanthropy as a sponsor
  • Webinar registration accounts for up to 50 staff or client families with Deluxe account; Pro account provides access for up to 20 staff or client families; Staff account provides access for up to five staff
  • Access to exclusive content, including more than 200 webinar replays, transcripts, and resources
  • Personalized support from NCFP staff
  • Permission to adapt or reprint NCFP materials for your newsletters, handouts, presentations, and client briefings
  • Invitation to share perspectives, job openings, and other updates through Family Giving News and Twitter (subject to NCFP review)
  • Featured listing with logo on NCFP website and in monthly webinar slide deck
  • Embeddable search tool for direct access to Knowledge Center from your website
  • 20% discount on NCFP printed publications

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