The National Forum for Family Philanthropy is the premier gathering for giving families.

Join us October 18-20 in Washington, DC, for three days of world-class speakers, intimate networking, and candid conversations that will help your family make a lasting impact through philanthropy.

Registration is now open! Please note that there are significant discounts available for NCFP’s Friends of the Family and members of the Community Foundation Family Philanthropy Network. Register today and secure your spot.


Pre-forum events are scheduled for Tuesday, October 17th. Check-in opens Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. The opening lunch plenary will begin at 12:00 p.m. The National Forum will conclude on Friday, October 20 at 2:30 p.m. Please download our updated NCFP Forum Schedule-at-a-Glance for additional details, including projected times for plenaries, concurrent sessions, and workshops.

Plenaries, Concurrent Sessions, Speakers, and Pre-Forum Activities

  • See here for a full list of plenaries.
  • See here for a full list of concurrent sessions and workshops
  • See here for a full list of speakers.
  • See here for a list of Pre-Forum Activities.