Join us for an upcoming educational program to meet other funders who give with few or no staff and learn from skilled facilitators who understand your unique style of philanthropy.

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Don’t miss our premier convening each fall for funders just like you.

  • The National Conference (in even-numbered years) attracts 1,000 philanthropy professionals and more than 45 philanthropic services companies and organizations for 2.5 days of educational programming and networking.
  • The CONNECT Conference (in odd-numbered years) offers opportunities for deep learning for 300 philanthropy professionals around a variety of topics over 2.5 days. Build real, lasting relationships through structured networking in a more intimate, workshop-like environment.

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Dive into an intensive daylong learning experience where you can explore a topic in depth while learning from and connecting with peers.

Peer Cohorts

Ready for something more? Our intimate peer cohorts offer in-person and virtual learning components and extend over several months.

Local Engagement Groups

Local engagement groups (LEGs) offer you an opportunity to meet other funders in your community, share personal experiences, and explore new ideas and practices.


Register for our monthly one-hour webinars (free for Exponent Philanthropy members) on a range of topics relevant to our community.

Local Programs

Watch for additional programming around the country hosted in partnership with regional groups and industry experts.