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  • ForumNation Podcast - Ep. 4 Now Available

    In the Forum's podcast - ForumNation - we interview amazing philanthropy leaders that we want more people to know about. The fourth episode features an interview with Janine Lee, President & CEO of the Southeastern Council of Foundations (SECF).

  • Newly Released!

    Our 2020 Compensation & Benefits for Philanthropy-Serving Organizations report provides comprehensive benchmarking data and analyses on regional and national PSOs’ employment practices.

  • 2020 Forum Virtual Conference

    It's a wrap!

    What an amazing two weeks at the 2020 Forum Virtual Conference - full of inspiring keynotes, skills-building workshops, networking, and artistic expression! There is still time to gain access to the amazing content.

  • Resources Available for Philanthropy & PSOs

    As the field's response to the coronavirus pandemic continues to evolve, we are collecting resources that help to provide insight for philanthropy and philanthropy-serving organizations.


    For the latest health updates please visit the CDC resource page and NIH resource page

  • $8.5 million in Grants Awarded

    The Momentum Fund has awarded $8.5 million in grants to 129 501(c)(3) organizations around the country managing COVID-19 relief funds that provide grants and other forms of direct support to community-run organizations working with communities of color, historically marginalized populations, and other groups being disproportionately impacted by the pandemic.

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As the largest and most diverse network in American philanthropy, United Philanthropy Forum holds a unique position in the social sector to help increase philanthropy’s impact in communities across the country.

News & Updates

Forum President & CEO David Biemesderfer shares reflections on some key findings from the 2020 Compensations & Benefits... more

In a guest post, Leha Wynn, Manager of People and Culture; Diversity and Inclusion Strategist at Center for Effective... more

In a guest post, Alice Y. Hom, Director of Equity and Social Justice at Northern California Grantmakers, reflects on the session ... more

In a guest post, Eddie Torres, President & CEO at Grantmakers in the Arts, reflects on the importance of collaboration in... more

Forum Public Policy Update is a regular update for United Philanthropy Forum members covering public policy issues impacting the... more

Forum Public Policy Update is a regular update for United Philanthropy Forum members covering public policy issues impacting the... more

The cornerstone of our country’s democracy is the administration of free and fair elections, where every U.S. citizen of voting... more

With the 2020 presidential election now behind us, United Philanthropy Forum and many of our members have released a joint... more