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NCG Member Benefits

Gather & Practice

Ask questions, get curious, and take ideas to act on the most pressing movement issues in the field today. Members have access to 100+ free events and get priority access to our Communities of Practice learning cohorts.

  • Events. Sharpen your understanding of most pressing movement issues in the field including democracy, immigration, climate resilience, healing justice, disability justice, housing justice etc through our free 100+ programs and events for members
  • In addition to attending events, members can create programming and events in partnership with us that will educate the field, push leadership, and create lasting impact across the sector. The NCG team is here to support the event and bring your idea to life.
  • Communities of Practice. NCG provides in-depth series and cohort learning throughout the year. All members receive a significant discount on these offerings.
  • Annual Gatherings. NCG annually provides opportunities for the full membership to gather and learn together. All members receive a significant discount on these offerings.
    • The Corporate Philanthropy Institute brings corporate peers together each year and addresses where the CSR field is heading, what bold steps companies are taking while tackling philanthropic business integration efforts and best practices. 
    • Every spring, NCG hosts its Annual Conference designed specifically for members, addressing the current issues impacting our communities on a local and national scale. 
    • The annual holiday partner brings together the NCG membership community with national and regional affinity groups. It is the largest gathering of philanthropic professionals in the region. 


Connect with other members with access to the member-only directory. Members can see what others are focused on, get support in an existing network, create a new collaborative fund, and strategize together on future possibilities. 

Mobilize & Learn


Expand your reach, share your progress, and get support with the 4,000+ individuals in the NCG community.

  • Member Stories & Voices. Members get first access to all NCG news, news from the field, and members news. We stay on the pulse of our community. Members can share individual or organizational news with us as well as write or speak on our platforms to best collaborate. 
  • Community Job Board. Is your organization hiring? NCG members get complimentary postings on our jobs board, the most-visited page on our website.