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Philanthropy New York is a professional community of grantmaking organizations based in the New York City area.
As an organization, Philanthropy New York promotes effective, strategic philanthropy and supports meaningful collaboration and knowledge-sharing for funders and their g
Information about types of Philanthropy New York membership and dues calculations.
From our ever-expanding range of programs, to the vital professional networks and funder collaboratives, to the public policy opportunities and philanthropic resources, membership in Philanthropy New York can measurably improve the work of you and
From meeting space and fiscal sponsorships to recommendations and sector research, Philanthropy New York offers members a wide variety of special services designed to help our member organizations.
Fiscal sponsorship is one of the many ways Philanthropy New York is a proactive conduit for bringing member-generated, member-driven initiatives to fruition.
We see policy work as a way to achieve our mission of promoting — and protecting — philanthropy and a strong nonprofit sector in the region. We are strengthening the voice of our foundation community to create greater giving impact.
Philanthropy New York follows a process laid out by our board of directors to determine whether or how to take an official stand on public policy issues. We anticipate taking positions only on issues directly affecting the philanthropic sector or the broadest array of nonprofit organizations, as opposed to issue-specific policy matters on topics like education, health, etc. Our public policy work is just taking shape, however, so we will take our cues from our members on what issues we should consider.
This accumulation of resources from Philanthropy New York and other organizations highlight some of the most important developments in the field.
Philanthropy New York has launched several collaborative projects and initiatives to help grantmakers:
Philanthropy New York has a long history of supporting programs that seek to increase diversity in our sector and beyond. This work has taken a variety of forms:
Each year Philanthropy New York offers nearly 150 programs and events designed to support the professional development of staff at a range of grantmaking organizations, engage members in discussions about topics key to effective philanthropy, fost
In keeping with our goal to be a vibrant learning community, Philanthropy New York puts on over 150 programs a year.
Philanthropy New York is pleased to offer our members and their grantee organizations our event and conference facilities on a space-available basis.
Ronna D. Brown is the President of Philanthropy New York. Under her leadership since 2007, Philanthropy New York’s membership has grown and its mandate expanded.
Kristen Ruff serves as Vice President of Member Services. She works with PNY's executive team to create and implement the organization's member engagement strategy; provides key support to PNY members through professional peer networks, membership-related initiatives and member research; leads our leadership development programming for young professionals; and coordinates the organization’s knowledge management work.
VISION: Philanthropy New York, through its leadership, serves as a connector of people, institutions, ideas, and resources, as well as a catalyst for advocac