Blog | Featured Article

For Youth by Youth: Family Philanthropy from a Youth Perspective

Over the past few weeks, NCFP has been delighted to conduct several very special webinars in partnership with Youth Philanthropy Connect featuring the voice and perspectives of youth philanthropists involved in their family’s foundation. Our first webinar, “Family foundations from a youth perspective,” was held on March 29, 2015 and featured a wide-ranging conversation with four young donors. Read More
Collection

Igniting the Spark: Engaging Next-gen and Youth in Family Philanthropy

June 20, 2014
This special collection features stories of families who have found successful ways to engage the next generation and youth in family philanthropy, as well as sample policies on next gen and junior boards, and tips for activities appropriate for sharing the value of family philanthropy with next gen family members. Read More
Events & Webinars | Peer Networks

Save the Date: Fourth Quarter Engaging Youth Peer Network

November 1, 2024
NCFP’s Engaging Youth Peer Network, co-chaired by Neil Gobioff, Cadence Miller, is a learning and connection space for donors, trustees, and staff members who work at family foundations in NCFP’s member network. This network gathers several times a year to share resources, tools, and strategies for inspiring and engaging youth in family philanthropy. More information about the topic for this Read More
Events & Webinars | Peer Networks

Save the Date: Second Quarter Engaging Youth Peer Network

May 15, 2024
NCFP’s Engaging Youth Peer Network, co-chaired by Neil Gobioff, Cadence Miller, is a learning and connection space for donors, trustees, and staff members who work at family foundations in NCFP’s member network. This network gathers several times a year to share resources, tools, and strategies for inspiring and engaging youth in family philanthropy. More information about the topic for this Read More

Director of Philanthropy

January 31, 2024
The Paul G. Allen Family Foundation is seeking a Director of Philanthropy. They will bring vision, creative problem-solving, and entrepreneurial experience to program strategy, development, implementation, and oversight of the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation’s regional youth, arts, and communities portfolio. The Director will bring a point of view while taking in feedback from the board and adjusting as needed Read More
Knowledge Center | Article

Effective Family Philanthropy: The Tow Foundation

November 29, 2023 | Ade Adeniji, Inside Philanthropy
After 35 Years, the Tow Foundation Reflects on the Past and Looks to the Future Founded by Leonard and Claire Tow, the Tow Foundation recently held a 35th anniversary event called “Past Informed, Future Focused,” which nicely sums up this unique moment in time for the Connecticut-based family foundation. In addition to a major milestone for the foundation, Leonard Tow Read More