2016 National Conference
Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile
Join us in Chicago—with its industrial history, world-renowned architecture, cultural institutions, and engaged citizens in all areas of interest—to gain knowledge, skills, and connections that will fuel your passions, foster relationships, and inform your giving and your impact.
In addition, our vibrant community, which is achieving outsized impact across the country and around the world, will mark our organization’s 20th anniversary.
Our biennial National Conference attracts 1,000 philanthropy professionals including:
- New and experienced trustees and staff
- Next generation philanthropists
- Family foundation managers
- Individual donors
- Donor advised fund holders
- Professional partners
Download session resources (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday) to share with colleagues. Session resources are listed under their appropriate session.
See the full conference schedule
2016 National Conference Host Committee
Thank you to the 2016 National Conference Host Committee for their support and enthusiasm, and for sharing their knowledge of the greater Chicago philanthropic community.
Meet the 2016 National Conference Host Committee
Support the 2016 National Conference
We gratefully acknowledge our Sustaining Partners for their support of programs and services for foundations with few or no staff, philanthropic families, and individual donors
For information about partnership opportunities in support of the conference, contact Andrea Clay, director of corporate partnerships, at 202-580-6560.