Essential Skills and Strategies is a comprehensive, two-day educational program to help familiarize new and up-and-coming grantmakers to the foundation world and the field of philanthropy. Developed by experts in the philanthropic sector, Essential Skills and Strategies is the field’s standardized orientation for grantmakers. The curriculum is designed to provide new grantmakers with the knowledge, insight, skills and tools to be effective in their work.
Calendar of Events
Join our colleagues at the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers for a brief webinar to learn about the latest sustainable agriculture and food systems policy trends and hear about the efforts of a national group of funders collaborating on these issues. Also during the webinar, a regional association of grantmakers will share how their members are engaging in these topics
Please join the National Center for Family Philanthropy in partnership with the Center for Courage & Renewal for this special retreat - an opportunity for participants to explore fundamental questions of leadership, impact, sustainability and self-care.
Celebrate women-powered giving with your peers from around the nation. If you are a member of any of our WCGN member organizations, you're eligible for early bird rates through July 31.