Our funders

We offer special thanks to our more than 300 Friends of the Family and Leadership Circle funders who support NCFP on an annual basis and sustain our work. This network is the nation’s premier leadership and learning network for philanthropic families. Our Leadership Circle recognizes a special group of our most generous supporters. Our Friends offer continuing support for our work, ensuring that future generations of donor families can access the best possible resources for sound decision-making. Not sure if you are a current NCFP Friend or Leadership Circle member? Check lists the lists below!

For more information, read more about this network or contact Maureen Esposito at 202.293.3276 or maureen@ncfp.org. You may also join online today.

Leadership Circle

NCFP’s Leadership Circle recognizes a special group of our most generous supporters.


List of Leadership Circle members

S.D. Bechtel, Jr Foundation

John M. Belk Educational Endowment

The H. E. Butt Family Foundation

C.E. and S. Foundation

The Crown Family

Nathan Cummings Foundation

Arthur Vining Davis Foundations

Max. M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation

Flora Family Foundation

Emanuel J. Friedman Philanthropies

Gambrell Foundation

William and Jean Graustein Fund

Evelyn & Walter Haas, Jr. Fund

Walter and Elise Haas Fund

Hyde Family Foundations

The Leighty Foundation

MARK Foundation

Mathile Family Foundation

McKnight Foundation

Meadows Foundation

Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation

Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

Nord Family Foundation

William J. & Dorothy K. O'Neill Foundation

David and Lucile Packard Foundation

William Penn Foundation

Quixote Foundation

Robins Foundation

Roy A. Hunt Foundation

Charles & Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation

Seth Sprague Educational and Charitable Foundation

Richard and Susan Smith Family Foundation

Surdna Foundation

Walton Family Foundation

Winston Family Foundation


Friends of the Family (A to G)

NCFP’s Friends of the Family network is composed of more than 200 family foundations and donor families who support NCFP on an annual basis and sustain our work.

NCFP Friends (A to G)

Abbaszadeh Foundation

Louis & Anne Abrons Foundation

Allyn Foundation

Altec-Styslinger Foundation Inc.

Anderson Valley Foundation

Paul M. Angell Family Foundation

Apex Foundation

Austin Family Foundation

Aviv Foundation

Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation

Dexter F. and Dorothy H. Baker Foundation

Barnes Foundation

Barry Foundation

Allen H. & Selma W. Berkman Charitable Trust

Philip and Muriel Berman Foundation

Bernstein Family Foundation

Berry Family Foundation

Susan Poorman Blackie Ovarian Cancer Foundation

Jacob and Hilda Blaustein Foundation

Blumenthal Foundation

Bohemian Foundation

Dan and Merrie Boone Foundation

Bradley-Turner Foundation

Ron and Lisa Brill Charitable Trust

Brindle Foundation

Brinson Foundation

Richard Brooke Foundation

Brothers Brook Foundation

Frank H. and Eva B. Buck Foundation

Bunting Family Foundation

Patrick and Aimee Butler Family Foundation

Buuck Family Foundation

Bryne Family Foundation

The Robert G. Cabell III and Maude Morgan Cabell Foundation

The Campbell Foundation

Carlson Family Foundation

Carolyn Foundation

Castellano Family Foundation

Cemala Foundation

Christopher Family Foundation

The Clowes Fund

Colina Foundation

Carol & James Collins Foundation

Colina Foundation

Collins Foundation

Comer Family Foundation

Conant Family Foundation

Cook Family Foundation

Craig-Scheckman Family Foundation

The Dakota Foundation

Aubrey & Maria Dan Foundation

The Daniel Foundation of Alabama

Irene E. and George A. Davis Foundation

Deerbrook Charitable Trust

Delaplaine Foundation

The Devonshire Foundation

Dickinson Family Foundation

Tom and Patty Doar Foundation

R. Howard Dobbs, Jr. Foundation

Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation

Dorrance Family Foundation

Downing Family Foundation

The Dresher Foundation

Richard H. Driehaus Foundation

Duchossois Family Foundation

Durfee Foundation

Dyson Foundation

EACH Foundation

East Seattle Foundation

Ray & Kay Eckstein Charitable Foundation

Elster Forbes Foundation

Fred L. Emerson Foundation

Evans Family Charitable Fund

Douglas Eze Foundation

The Celia Lipton Farris and Victor W. Farris Foundation

J.E. Fehsenfeld Family Foundation

Ferree Foundation

Lincoln and Therese Filene Foundation

The Fine Foundation

Paul and Phyllis Fireman Charitable Foundation

Fleishhacker Foundation

Francis Family Foundation

Fordham Street Foundation

France-Merrick Foundation

Dan and Lorraine Freeberg Foundation

Frechette Family Foundation

Frieda C. Fox Family Foundation

Sam & Lottie Friedland Charitable Foundation

Frist Foundation

Frey Foundation

Fuller Foundation

Fundacion PErez companc

J.B. Fuqua Foundation

George Foundation

Gibney Family Foundation

Gilhousen Family Foundation

The Wilbur and Hilda Glenn Family Foundation

Gobioff Foundation

Goizueta Foundation

John & Marcia Goldman Foundation

Morris and Rosalind Goodman Family Foundation

Michael and Gillian Goodrich Foundation

Grousemont Foundation


Friends of the Family (H to R)

NCFP’s Friends of the Family network is composed of more than 200 family foundations and donor families who support NCFP on an annual basis and sustain our work.

NCFP Friends (H to R)

The Hamilton Foundation

Hardee Family Foundation

John H. & Wilhelmina D. Harland Charitable Foundation, Inc.

John and Wauna Harman Family Foundation

Harman Family Foundation

Irving Harris Foundation

The Hastings Foundation

Heising-Simons Foundation

Hellman Foundation

The Henry Foundation

The Hershey Foundation

Hidden Leaf Foundation

Hill-Snowdon Foundation

Hirsch Family Foundation

Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

Hoffberger Family Philanthropies

The Hoglund Foundation

Homestead Foundation

Horning Family Fund

The Imlay Foundation

Island Foundation

Ishiyama Foundation

Hal Jackman Foundation

Jacobs Family Foundation

James and Denise Jacob Family Foundation

Jackson Foundation

James R. and Anita Horne Jenkins Family Foundation

Walter S. Johnson Foundation

Judy Family Foundation

Mayer & Morris Kaplan Family Foundation

Kaztex Foundation

Lora & Martin Kelley Family Foundation

Grayce B. Kerr Foundation

William T. Kemper Foundation

Harris and Eliza Kempner Fund

Kislak Family Foundation

The Kleinert Foundation

Kohlberg Foundation

Marion I. & Henry J. Knott Foundation

Kozmetsky Family Foundation

Laird Norton Family Foundation

Lamb Foundation

Fanny Landwirth Foundation

Laughing Gull Foundation

Leever Foundation

Dean & Margaret Lesher Foundation

The Libra Foundation

Lift a Life Foundation

Lipscomb Family Foundation

Living Legacy Foundation

Joseph & Vera Long Foundation

The Longbrake Family Foundation

The Looper Foundation

Ludwick Family Foundation

The Luminescence Foundation

Lumpkin Family Foundation

Danaher Lynch Family Foundation

Madaha Fund of HRK Foundation

J.F. Maddox Foundation

The J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation

Harry and Masie Masto Foundation

McCance Foundation

McCarthy Family Foundation

Chauncey and Marion D. McCormick Family Foundation

McDougal Family Foundation

William G. McGowan Charitable Fund

McNeely Foundation

Medina Foundation

Meringoff Family Foundation

Joseph and Harvey Meyerhoff Family Charitable Funds

Meyerson Foundations

The Harvey L. Miller Family Foundation

Jean and Saul A. Mintz Foundation

Mistler Family Foundation

The Moozie Foundation

James and Rebecca Morgan Family Foundation

Morgan Family Foundation

Ruth Mott Foundation

Moxie Foundation

J Campbell Murrell Fund

Leo & Libby Nevas Family Foundation

The Norcliffe Foundation

The Eric & Jane Nord Family Fund

Nordblom Family Foundation

Kenneth T. & Eileen L. Norris Foundation

Norton Foundation

Offutt Family Foundation

W. O’Neil Foundation

Gerald Oppenheimer Family Foundation

I.A. O'Shaughnessy Foundation

Overbrook Foundation

Panoram Foundation

Patrina Foundation

Pew Charitable Trusts, Inc.

The Jay & Rose Phillips Family Foundation of Minnesota

Howard and Geraldine Polinger Family Foundation

William and Lia G. Poorvu Family Foundation

Powell Foundation

Louis and Harold Price Foundation, Inc.

Putnam Foundation

The Norman Raab Foundation

Raikes Foundation

Raskob Foundation for Catholic Activities, Inc.

Rasmuson Foundation

Dianne T. and Charles E. Rice Family Foundation

JF Roblee Foundation

David Rockefeller Fund

Rossi Family Foundation

Rossotti Foundation

Roth Family Foundation


Friends of the Family (S to Z)

NCFP’s Friends of the Family network is composed of more than 200 family foundations and donor families who support NCFP on an annual basis and sustain our work.

NCFP Friends (S to Z)

Arnold Salter Family Foundation

Sampson Family Foundation

Sand Foundation

Sapelo Foundation

Satterberg Foundation

Sauer Children's Renew Foundation

Schooler Family Foundation

Homer A. and Mildred S. Scott Foundation

The Seabury Foundation

The Seaver Institute

Self Family Foundation

Sewell Family Foundation

The Simms/Mann Family Foundation 

Siragusa Family Foundation

The Donald Slavik Family Foundation

George & Sandy Smart Family Foundation

Smith Brothers Family Foundation

Patricia D. & William B. Smullin Foundation

Snave Foundation

Sobrato Family Foundation

Solcz Family Foundation

Speciality Family Foundation

Speh Family Foundation

Springs Close Foundation

Stifler Family Foundation

Stocker Foundation

Stolte Family Foundation

W. Clement & Jessie V. Stone Foundation

George B. Storer Foundation

Hattie M. Strong Foundation

Stuart Family Foundation

Sutton Foundation

Tarsadia Foundation

A. Alfred Taubman Foundation

Tauck Foundation

Tearte Family Foundation

T.L.L. Temple Foundation

Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund

The Tow Foundation

Tracy Family Foundation

Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation

Turner Foundation

Martha-Ellen Tye Foundation

Ueberroth Family Foundation

Vista Hermosa Foundation

The Volgenau Foundation

Walker Foundation

Wardle Foundation

Waterfield Foundation

Watterson Family Foundation

Weaver Foundation

Wege Foundation

Lawrence Welk Family Foundation

WHH Foundation

William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund

Williams Family Foundation of Georgia

T.D. Williamson

Wilson Foundation

Woodard Family Foundation

Wyomissing Foundation

M.B. and Edna Zale Foundation

Zarrow Families Foundation

Zeist Foundation

Zellerbach Family Foundation

Zilber Family Foundation

Zidell Family Philanthropy