Harnessing the power of philanthropy to effect change

What we do

PFC helps grantmakers and philanthropic foundations to collaborate with partners from civil society, business and governments to strengthen the common good.

A community of changemakers

Our growing network of grantmakers and foundations working together towards a more just, equitable and sustainable world.

Members can serve on PFC’s board of directors, join committees, and connect on the more important issues facing your community and our sector.


We provide a clear voice for the philanthropic ethos and for improving the regulatory framework.


We curate connections, bring awareness to causes in need, highlight philanthropic efforts and accelerate impact in our local and global communities.


We create opportunities for growth for philanthropic members, through learning programs.

Latest publications

Browse primers, tools and research to support your mission.