Member Benefits

These valuable member benefits provide resources, connections, and inspiration that will help you make the most of the minutes you have and the dollars you have to give.

Benefits of SignaturePLUS Membership

SignaturePlus membership includes all the great benefits included in our Signature membership category, PLUS:

  • Exclusive quarterly update on legal and regulatory trends impacting philanthropy and nonprofits.
  • Up to 10 hours of access to legal experts with extensive knowledge in the laws that govern foundations and charitable giving.

This membership level offers guidance on legal matters that are relevant to operating a foundation and charitable giving. It provides peace of mind that you are practicing philanthropy legally and in full compliance with regulations, and it is staffed by lawyers who have expertise in foundation and nonprofit law.

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Benefits of Signature Membership

Knowledge Sharing and Expertise
Expert information on all aspects of philanthropy—from grantmaking strategies to leadership development—in person, online, and via print publications.

  • Q&A Service
    Call or e-mail our experts anytime with questions about your unique challenges.
  • Online Resource Library
    Save time and gain knowledge with access to sample documents, toolkits, and how-tos.
  • Foundation Operations and Management Report
    Valuable benchmarking and trend data on foundation, operations, governance, and investments, specific to small-staffed philanthropy.
  • Essentials magazine
    Be inspired and learn best practices in this member-only publication.
  • Programs
    Join your colleagues at one of the many in-person programs, including National Conference, day-long seminars, local programs, and more.
  • Webinars
    Learn from experts across the country during free monthly webinars.
  • Foundation Guidebook
    New members receive a free copy of this invaluable publication that outlines the basics of running a foundation.
  • Member E-mail
    Receive curated content and member stories in a biweekly, member-only e-mail.

Community and Connections
The work you do can be isolating. Connect, learn, and share with other leanly staffed funders.

Cost Savings
Members receive significant discounts on programming and publications including a number of operating services and resources.

  • Educational Programs and Publications
    Take advantage of member pricing on all our programs and publications.
  • HR Outsourcing
    Receive discounted access to competitive and comprehensive health insurance options, payroll services, and more.
  • Insurance
    Find significant savings on several insurance coverages, including D&O, general liability, cyber-liability, and workers’ comp.
  • Nonprofit Research Services
    Save on services that help you perform due diligence with current and potential grantees.
  • Technology
    Receive discounts on software and hardware, including grants management solution.

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