Our mission is to inspire, strengthen and expand funding and philanthropic leadership to help create environmentally sustainable, socially equitable and economically prosperous regions and communities.
From place-based foundations to national funders, we help our members share knowledge, build connections, and refine strategies in order to leverage philanthropy’s true potential.
Our funder working groups provide support to help advance learning, develop best practices, create policy agendas, and improve outcomes on issues and in places—all with a strong focus on equity and inclusion.
Last week, TFN’s Smart Growth California hosted a video conference for funders to learn about the challenges and opportunities for […]
Appalachia is a complex, often misunderstood section of our country’s history. With a legacy of extraction starting with land grants […]
We are thrilled to announce that registration is now open for the 2018 Annual Conference of the Funders’ Network for Smart Growth […]