SAVE THE DATE: 2019 National Forum on Family Philanthropy

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Wednesday, October 16, 2019, 12:30 PM until Friday, October 18, 2019, 3:00 PM EST
3 days

Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, 540 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60611 

Who should attend

Family and community foundation donors, board members, staff, and family members, as well as other eligible leaders in the field of family philanthropy

Contact info

For additional information, please contact the National Center for Family Philanthropy at 202.293.3424 or


NCFP's National Forum on Family Philanthropy brings philanthropic families and leaders together for two and a half days of peer networking and thought provoking conversations led by some of the greatest thought leaders in family giving. For a sense of the topics and speakers covered at the National Forum, please see the program from our 2017 National Forum held in October 2017 in Washington, DC.

Call for Ideas: Do you have a suggestion for a speaker, topic, or session format/experience that you'd like to see in Chicago? Please complete our 2019 National Forum Call for Ideas questionnaire!

Pre-Register: Registration for the 2019 National Forum will open in spring 2019. By filling out our short pre-registration form you will be among the first to receive information when registration opens. Please also note that current members of NCFP's Friends of the Family program receive priority early bird access and discounted registration rate when registration opens.

Eligibility: The National Forum on Family Philanthropy is specifically designed for giving families. Registration is open only to individual donors and family members, trustees and staff of family foundations, community foundation donors, family offices, family businesses, and community foundation CEOs or senior staff responsible for family philanthropy services.

Sponsorship: Consultants, philanthropic advisors and representatives of banks, financial institutions and all other for-profit entities are ONLY eligible to attend through Sponsorship. Please contact Rick Schneider at to learn more.



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