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ABFE
Susan Batten, President and CEO
T: 646-230-0305
Based in the United States

ABFE

Mission: To promote effective and responsive philanthropy in Black communities. 
History: Forty-two years ago a group of foundation executives organized themselves in protest at the annual Council on Foundations membership meeting to demand an agenda that reflected the needs and interests of Black communities in the US. This small group, led by James A. Joseph, secured a charter from the Council on Foundations that eventually would establish the first of many affinity groups.
 

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Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy (AAPIP)
Noelle Ito, Senior Director, Community Philanthropy
T: 415-273-2760
Based in the United States
Chapters throughout the United States

Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy (AAPIP)

Mission: Founded in 1990, AAPIP, is a national member-supported philanthropic advocacy organization dedicated to advancing philanthropy and Asian American/Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities. Our members include foundations, staff and trustees of grantmaking institutions, and nonprofit organizations in ten regional chapters across the United States. AAPIP engages communities and philanthropy to address unmet needs; serves as a resource for and about AAPI communities; supports and facilitates giving by and to AAPI communities; and incubates new ideas and...

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Community Investment Network
Dr. Erin H. Moore, Executive Director
T: 800-711-1186
Based in the United States
Chapters throughout the United States

Community Investment Network

Mission: The Community Investment Network inspires, connects and strengthens African Americans and communities of color to leverage their collective resources to create the change THEY wish to see.

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Confluence Philanthropy
Dana Lanza, CEO
T: 212-812-4367
Based in the United States

Confluence Philanthropy

Mission: Confluence has four strategic goals:
1. To accelerate the field of mission-related investing by fostering systemic thinking, effective cross-sectoral partnerships; and creating a space for philanthropic innovation to emerge;
2. To build a network of practice and philanthropic leadership in mission-related investing through education, outreach, and peer-to-peer learning;
3. To increase the capacity of foundations and donors to practice mission-related investing by providing technical assistance;
4. To provide our members a strong...

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Democracy Alliance
Eddy Morales, Director, Latino Engagement Fund
T: 202-717-8550
Based in the United States

Democracy Alliance

Mission: The Democracy Alliance is a growing network of progressives who partner with, contribute to, and encourage collaboration among progressive organizations, strategists and donors at the national, state and local levels. The Alliance's long-term goal is a more progressive America that values economic, social and political innovation, that allocates resources intelligently, that creates empirically-based and measurable policies, and that holds public and private entities accountable for producing greater prosperity, security and justice for all at home and...

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Faith and Money Network
Mike Little
T: 202-469-8512
Based in the United States

Faith and Money Network

Mission: Faith and Money Network equips people to transform their relationship with money, to live with integrity and intentionality, and to participate in creating a more equitable world. Faith and Money Network provides opportunities for women and men to explore their relationship to money from a faith perspective. We create opportunities for relationship and dialogue, as well as serve as a consistent resource as people wrestle with their individual and collective faith and money issues.
At the core of all Faith and Money Network events is the space and...

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Funders' Committee for Civic Participation
Irene Schwoeffermann, Program Director
T: 202-271-5805
Based in the United States

Funders' Committee for Civic Participation

Mission: The Funders' Committee for Civic Participation (FCCP) exists to promote civic participation as a key to making our democracy work. We serve leaders in the philanthropic community working to further this vision with heightened attention to issues of equity and historically disenfranchised and underrepresented communities. Our members support non-partisan efforts to engage voters, eliminate structural barriers to voting, advance reforms to improve government and electoral systems, and inspire public involvement in civic life. FCCP provides funders with a...

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Funders for LGBTQ Issues
Ben Francisco Maulbeck, President
T: 212-475-2930
Based in the United States

Funders for LGBTQ Issues

Mission: Funders for LGBTQ Issues seeks to mobilize philanthropic resources that enhance the well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer communities, promote equity, and advance racial, economic and gender justice.

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Giving Pledge

Giving Pledge

Mission: The Giving Pledge is an effort to help address society's most pressing problems by inviting the world's wealthiest individuals and families to commit to giving more than half of their wealth to philanthropy or charitable causes either during their lifetime or in their will.

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Grand Street - A Giving Community Founded by 21/64
T: 212-931-0129
Based in the United States

Grand Street - A Giving Community Founded by 21/64

Mission: The goals of Grand Street are as follows:
To build a network of young Jews in similar positions of philanthropic responsibility. To create a space where members can find personal development in the philanthropic realm with their peers and outside of their family foundations. To invite participants to ask their own questions. To develop their Jewish analysis and capacity for strategic thinking.

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Health and Environmental Funders Network (HEFN)
Kathy Sessions, Director
T: 301-565-0500
Based in the United States

Health and Environmental Funders Network (HEFN)

Mission: The Health and Environmental Funders Network is a network of grantmakers investing at the intersections of health and the environment. HEFN's mission is to maximize philanthropy's impact on environmental health and environmental justice.

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Interfaith Funders
Kathy Partridge, Executive Director
T: 720-494-9011
Based in the United States

Interfaith Funders

Mission: Interfaith Funders (IF) is a network of faith-based and secular grantmakers committed to social change and economic justice. IF works to advance the field of institution-based community organizing (IBCO, also known as Congregation-based, Faith-based, and Broad-based) and to educate and activate IF members' constituencies.

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International Funders for Indigenous People
Evelyn Arce - Executive Director
T: 415-580-7982
Based in the United States

International Funders for Indigenous People

Mission: Our Mission is to Convene and Educate Donors to Build Capacity and Enhance Funding Partnerships that Improve the Lives of Indigenous Peoples Around the World.

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International Human Rights Funders Group
T: 646-381-7580
Based in the United States

International Human Rights Funders Group

Mission: The International Human Rights Funders Group (IHRFG) is a global network of donors and grantmakers committed to advancing human rights around the world through effective philanthropy. Our overarching goal is to assist funders in strengthening the impact and strategic effectiveness of their human rights grantmaking.

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National Center for Family Philanthropy
T: 202-293-3424
Based in the United States

National Center for Family Philanthropy

Mission: The National Center for Family Philanthropy (NCFP) is the only national nonprofit dedicated exclusively to families who give and those that work with them. NCFP provides the research, expertise and networking opportunities necessary to inspire our national network of giving families every step of the way on their philanthropic journey. Families learn how to transform their values into effective giving that makes a positive and enduring impact on the communities they serve. Together, we make great things happen.

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Native Americans in Philanthropy
Y. Elaine Stephens, Director of Development and Communications
T: 612-724-8798
Based in the United States
Chapters throughout the United States

Native Americans in Philanthropy

Mission: Native Americans in Philanthropy (NAP) board and members hold a VISION of healthy and sustainable communities enhanced by the Native spirit of generosity. This vision inspires and motivates member engagement through our MISSION which is to advance philanthropic practices grounded in Native values and traditions.

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Nexus Global Youth Summit
T: 202-534-1163
Based in the United States
Chapters: Africa, Asia, Australia, Brazil, Caribbean, China, Europe, India, Japan, S. Korea, Mexico, Middle East, N. Africa, Russia, Singapore, Switzerland, Thailand, Vietnam

Nexus Global Youth Summit

Mission: The mission of Nexus is to catalyze new leadership for addressing local and global problems.

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Rachel's Network
Thu Pham, President and CEO
T: 202-659-0846
Based in the United States

Rachel's Network

Mission: Rachel's Network's mission is to promote women as impassioned leaders and agents of change dedicated to the stewardship of the earth.

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Resource Generation
Jessie Spector, Executive Director
T: 413-250-6666
Based in the United States
Chapters throughout the United States

Resource Generation

Mission: Resource Generation organizes young people with wealth and class privilege to leverage resources for social change.

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Social Venture Partners Network
Ruth Jones, CEO
T: 206-728-7872
Based in the United States
32 SVP member organizations in five countries Globally

Social Venture Partners Network

Mission: SVP builds powerful relationships among people and organizations that are out to make the world a better place. With a network of more than 2700 engaged donors in 32 cities, we help individuals amplify their giving, fund and strengthen nonprofits and equip our communities to tackle our greatest social challenges - together.

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The Funding Network
Sonal Shenai, Executive Director
T: +44(0) 8453138449
Based in the United Kingdom/United States
With Global Chapters

The Funding Network

Mission: TFN's mission is to build diverse communities of engaged donors who want to connect with individuals and organizations working for social change and collectively provide them with the resources they need to achieve their goals. These resources will primarily be financial however they may additionally include volunteering, pro bono services and moral support.We do this by staging open events in cities around the world which enable people of all levels of wealth to hear from those working for social change and to participate, should they wish, in an...

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The Philanthropy Workshop
Lauren Evans, Program Coordinator
T: 415-651-4240
Based in the United States

The Philanthropy Workshop

Mission: TPW's mission is to educate, inspire, and activate a peer network of effective, engaged, and innovative philanthropists.
TPW is a distinctive provider of lifelong strategic donor education and networking, substantive engagement with philanthropic communities, and encouraging environments for philanthropic innovation. Our programs provide forward-thinking philanthropists with a strategic framework and innovative set of skills, tools, investment models, and resources that yield an amplifier effect on their philanthropic giving and...

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Threshold Foundation
T: 415-561-6300
Based in the United States
Chapters throughout the United States

Threshold Foundation

Mission: Threshold is a progressive foundation and a community of individuals united through wealth, who mobilize money, people and power to create a more just, joyful and sustainable world.

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Wealth & Giving Forum
Glen Macdonald, Founder and President
T: 908-510-5310
Based in the United States

Wealth & Giving Forum

Mission: The Wealth & Giving Forum was founded in 2003 to promote greater generosity among individuals and families of significant means and to make more resources available for good causes. It provides unique opportunities to exchange ideas among families who are dedicated to making intelligent decisions about their philanthropy. The Wealth & Giving Forum is for experienced donors who seek to accelerate and optimize their own giving, and for emerging donors who wish to embark on the noble journey of using their wealth to make a difference.

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Women Donors Network
Shanthi Gonzales, Membership & Program Coordinator
T: 415-814-1333
Based in the United States

Women Donors Network

Mission: WDN is a community with a purpose. Together we connect, learn and take action to further our shared vision of a more just, equitable and sustainable world. As a community, WDN recognizes the systemic nature of the many challenges we face as a society. We are committed to using an intersectional lens - including race, class, gender and sexual orientation - throughout our work. WDN programs are designed to ignite change, providing donors with opportunities to support progressive movement-building as we deepen our knowledge, work in partnership with...

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Women Moving Millions
T: 212-260-4891
Based in the United States

Women Moving Millions

Mission: WOMEN MOVING MILLIONS is a community of individuals who have made gifts and pledges of one million or more to organizations / initiatives promoting the advancement and empowerment of women and girls. We believe that women and girls are the single best investment towards creating healthy societies, economic growth, and global stabilization. What is good for women is good for everyone.
WOMEN MOVING MILLIONS is composed of women (and a few good men) whose mission is to strengthen the women's movement by inviting women into their power, raising their...

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