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  • 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

  • ForumNation Podcast - Ep. 2 Now Available

    In the Forum's new podcast - ForumNation - we interview amazing philanthropy leaders that we want more people to know about. The second episode features an interview with Amanda Misiko Andere, CEO of Funders Together to End Homelessness.

  • Save the Date: 2020 Annual Conference - Seattle Skyline

    2020 Forum Annual Conference

    July 20-22 | Seattle, WA

    Mark your calendars! #ForumCon20 will bring together the leadership and staff of all PSOs working to advance, inform and support the nation’s philanthropic sector. You don't want to miss it!

  • Learning to Ride the Wave: Adaptive Business Modeling for PSOs Report Cover

    Business Model Guide Written for PSOs

    A new DIY guide seeks to help philanthropy-serving organizations (PSOs) effectively manage the “business side” of their organizations. The guide was developed by The Giving Practice (TGP) at Philanthropy Northwest, in partnership with United Philanthropy Forum and Northern California Grantmakers. It shares seven practices and 12 tools for PSOs who seek effective ways to mobilize resources to sustain their organization’s work.

  • Videos from 2019 Forum Annual Conference Now Available

    2019 Forum Annual Conference Videos

    #ForumCon19 featured a full roster of engaging and inspiring keynote speakers - videos from our plenary sessions are now available.

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News & Updates

Forum President & CEO David Biemesderfer highlights the Tax Cuts and Jobs act impact on the charitable sector and how... more

Forum President & CEO David Biemesderfer reflects on his experience at PEXforum2020 and the value of the ongoing efforts over... more

Our Director of Public Policy Matthew L. Evans reflects on the Further Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020 being signed as... more

Forum President & CEO David Biemesderfer reflects on his experience at the Human Rights Summit in Tijuana and San Diego along... more

United Philanthropy Forum is proud to be an originator with a group of our colleague philanthropy-serving organizations on a... more

CF Insights, a service of Candid, is inviting all community foundations to participate in the FY 2019 Columbus Survey, which is... more

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

Please join us in congratulating Bill Corkill, Senior Vice President, Information Technology & Membership Systems at the... more