Family Foundation Roundtable: Conversation with the CEO of NCFP

Open to: 
GCG Full Members (free) & Non-Member Funders ($50)
Wednesday, November 4, 2020
10:00am to 11:30am CST
Online Zoom Meeting
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Program Description

Join us for a special live conversation with National Center for Family Philanthropy (NCFP)'s President & CEO Nick Tedesco. NCFP is a national network of donors and their families, community foundations, and philanthropy serving organizations, rooted in the belief that family participation enriches philanthropy and that philanthropy strengthens families.

During this program, hosted exclusively for GCG Members, Nick will present insights on the latest trends in family philanthropy, and share his thoughts on how families can transform their values into effective giving.  Please join in the conversation and bring your own questions for Nick as he reflects on the current state and future of family philanthropy.


10:00am - Welcome & Introductions

10:05am - Presentation by Nick Tedesco

10:35am - Q&A

11:00am - Interactive Discussion


Nicholas (Nick) Tedesco is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the National Center for Family Philanthropy (NCFP).

Prior to joining NCFP, Nick served as a Senior Advisor in the J.P. Morgan Philanthropy Centre where he provided clients with insights and services to help meet their philanthropic goals through innovative advice, thought leadership and opportunities for learning and collaboration.

Previously, Nick served as a Relationship Manager and Program Officer at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, where he helped launch the Giving Pledge—an effort led by Bill and Melinda Gates and Warren Buffett to encourage the world’s wealthiest individuals and families to commit the majority of their wealth to philanthropy. In this role, Nick managed relationships with current and prospective members of the pledge, as well as their staff and advisors. He helped to connect global philanthropists with one another in effort to exchange knowledge and encourage collaboration. Read Nick's full bio.


This program is open to family foundation staff, board members, and trustees. Donor-advised fund holders also welcome. 


Special thanks to the J&MK Fort Family Foundation for sponsoring this program.