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NCRP promotes philanthropy that serves the public good, is responsive to people and communities with the least wealth and opportunity, and is held accountable to the highest standards of integrity and openness.

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Why NCRP is Valuable

For more than 40 years, the National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy has served as the country’s independent watchdog of foundations.

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Why Organizations Join

NCRP’s member benefits package allows you to raise your voice in philanthropy, while providing access to free or discounted services your organization needs to carry out its mission.

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Why Foundations Give

Your support helps strengthen the philanthropic sector. NCRP’s rigorous research and publications, power to convene leaders and thinkers in philanthropy and strong voice for social justice helps the sector reach its potential.

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How NCRP is a Resource

Through research and advocacy, NCRP promotes the vision of a more democratic and responsive philanthropic sector that is a pivotal force for social progress.

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