- Exhibitors & Sponsors
Council on Foundations
Litrentra Foyer, 2nd Floor
2215 Crystal Drive, Suite 700
Arlington, VA 22202
Telephone: 800-673-9036 / 703-879-0600
The Council on Foundations formed in 1949, is a nonprofit membership association of grantmaking foundations and corporations. Members of the Council include more than 1,700 independent, operating, community, public and company-sponsored foundations, and corporate giving programs in the United States and abroad. Visit the Council's booth to learn more about our, publications, leadership opportunities, and tools needed by philanthropic organizations to expand, enhance, and sustain their ability to advance the common good.
John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
Knight Foundation supports transformational ideas that promote quality journalism, advance media innovation, engage communities, and foster the arts.
Sponsor of Wi-Fi and the conference app
Casey Family Programs
Booth No: 9
2001 Eighth Avenue Suite 2700
Seattle, WA 98121
Casey Family Programs’ mission is to provide and improve—and ultimately to prevent the need for—foster care. Established by UPS founder Jim Casey in 1966, the foundation provides direct services and promotes advances in child welfare practice and policy.
CF Insights / FSG Inc.
Booth No: 11
500 Boylston Street, Suite 600
Boston, MA 02116
The idea behind CF Insights is simple:
What if each community foundation could know what all community foundations collectively know?
FSG is a nonprofit consulting firm specializing in strategy, evaluation, and research. We were founded in 2000 as Foundation Strategy Group and have completed more than 400 consulting engagements with many of the world’s leading corporations, nonprofit organizations, and charitable foundations.
East Bay Community Foundation
Booth No: 35
200 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
Oakland, CA 94612
The East Bay Community Foundation is a leading resource for mobilizing financial resources and community leadership to transform the lives of people in the East Bay with pressing needs. We aim to achieve this transformation by combining forces with others who have financial and leadership resources.
Booth No: 14
100 Vanguard Blvd.
Malvern, PA 19355
Booth No: 17
2000 Daniel Island Drive
Charleston, SC 29492
Blackbaud combines technology and expertise to help organizations achieve their missions. The company offers a full spectrum of cloud-based and on-premise software solutions and related services for organizations of all sizes including: fundraising, eMarketing, advocacy, constituent relationship management (CRM), financial management, payment services, analytics and vertical-specific solutions.
Booth No: 32
1800 Diagonal Road Ste. 150
Alexandria, Va 22314-2840
In partnership with CAF America, community foundations can take advantage of the unique opportunity to expand offerings to their own donors with a global giving component. We handle the administrative work required for international grantmaking while you focus on strengthening donor relationships and facilitating connections among local community groups.
Crown Philanthropic Solutions
Booth No: 27
560 Sylvan Avenue
Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632
Crown is leading the evolution of online donor technology beyond its historic limitations as a transactional portal, to a fully integrated and socially powerful interface for donors, families, staff, and grantees; DonorFirst(™) delivers the transparency and engagement necessary for donors to feel more connected with the impact of their grant-making.
Booth No: 7
PO Box 11888
Bozeman, MT 59719
Hundreds of grantmakers are doing good better with Foundant Technologies’ online grants management software. If you’re looking for a practical solution to manage your grantmaking, at a reasonable price, with a proven record of helping clients succeed give us a call at (877)297-0043 or visit www.foundant.com.
Booth No: 16
1609 Shoal Creek Suite 302
Austin, TX Austin
AcademicWorks is a leading provider of scholarship management solutions. Over 175 clients use AcademicWorks to collect scholarship applications online, automatically match students with relevant scholarship opportunities, facilitate the committee review process and make/monitor awards. Learn more about us at www.academicworks.com or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a demonstration today!
Breckinridge Capital Advisors
Booth No: 34
200 High Street
Boston, MA 02110
Breckinridge is a leading pioneer in developing a formal framework for analyzing sustainability - an infrastructure that includes rigorous processes, a seasoned team, and proprietary technology. We focus on a forward-looking evaluation of risk by bringing environmental, social and governance factors into the credit research process. Contact Tim Coffin 617-443-1120.
Bromelkamp Company LLC
Booth No: 31
106 East 24th Street
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404
Bromelkamp Company serves grantmakers through technology and advice that promote efficiency and innovation. Our software is designed to work the way you do with unparalleled support. We offer Pearl database software, eGrant.net online applications, and Fundweb.net online fund statements. Our new Community Akoya.net provides flexible, affordable, online grants management.
Cardinal Investment Advisors
Booth No: 38
231 South Bemiston Ave. - suite 200
Clayton, MO 63105
Cardinal is a completely independent, institutional only, 100% employee owned investment consulting firm with offices in St. Louis, Chicago and Orlando. We have 53 clients, 32 employees and >$75B in AUA. We create, implement and monitor investment strategies and seek to be viewed as an extension of our client's staff.
Booth No: 48
220 South Sixth Street, Suite 300
Minneapolis, MN 55402
CliftonLarsonAllen helps businesses, governments, nonprofits, and the individuals who own and lead them. From offices coast to coast, our professionals practice in specific industries to deliver audit, tax, consulting, and outsourcing capabilities best aligned with our clients' needs. For more information, visit CLAconnect.com.
Common Grant Application
Booth No: 6
530 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 207
Santa Monica, CA 90401
The Common Grant Application is a simple, flexible and inexpensive cloud-based grant management system that grantmakers can use to manage the entire life cycle of their applications and grants. The Common Grant Application is customizable and provides capabilities to receive, review, evaluate and manage online applications, documents, reports and media.
Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy
Booth No: 49
201 Front Ave. SW BIK 200
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
The Johnson Center is an academic center focused on increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of the charitable sector. Our work involves conducting research, teaching effective practices, and providing pathways to service. We work extensively in West Michigan and throughout the state of Michigan, nationally, and internationally.
Booth No: 40
545 Pawtucket Ave Ste C105
Providence, RI 02860
Embolden is a full-service, digital communications group providing clients with a tailored approach to online strategy, web development, web design and content management.
Grantmakers for Effective Organizations
Booth No: 20
1725 DeSales Street, NW Suite #404
Washington, DC 20002
Grantmakers for Effective Organizations is a community of more than 400 grantmakers challenging the status quo in their field to help grantees achieve more. Understanding that grantmakers are successful only to the extent that their grantees achieve meaningful results, GEO promotes strategies and practices that contribute to grantee success.
International Scholarship and Tuition Services, Inc.
Booth No: 39
1321 Murfreesboro Rd Suite 800
Nashville, TN 37217
International Scholarship and Tuition Services, Inc. (ISTS) offers full-service administrative solutions for organizations of all sizes seeking to outsource the management of their scholarship, grant and tuition programs. Our comprehensive portfolio includes an online application platform, application processing services, first-class support, applicant communications, winner selections, funds disbursement and program promotions.
Mason Investment Advisory Services, Inc.
Booth No: 19
11130 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 200
Reston, VA 20191
Mason provides independent investment consulting services to Community Foundations nationwide. Mason's Investment Stewardship service includes: investment policy creation/revision, asset allocation design, investment manager searches, performance reporting, data aggregation, committee education and donor development assistance.
Booth No: 37
619 West 54th Street 10th Floor
New York, NY 10019
MicroEdge is the leading provider of grants management software solutions to the giving community worldwide. Our suite of products and services deliver a powerful, integrated, and open framework for effective charitable giving and corporate community involvement.
Moss Adams LLP
Booth No: 29
101 Second Street 9th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
Moss Adams LLP is no ordinary accounting firm. While we're one of the largest in the country, we're also highly nimble. We can provide personal, partner-level service and staff your engagement with professionals who are immersed in the needs and challenges of foundations. Discover how we can support your mission.
Booth No: 42
1301 2nd Ave 18th Floor
Seattle, WA 98101
Russell is focused on integrating investment advice, strategy, portfolio construction, and implementation to help our non-profit clients achieve their goals. Through Russell, you can access a variety of traditional and alternative asset classes, which we will construct, implement and monitor on your behalf to help meet your investing needs.
Booth No: 30
5411 McCommas Blvd
Dallas, TX 75206
ScholarSelect is the leading on-line solution for managing scholarship, grant, and award programs. Used by community foundations, colleges & universities, private foundations, and associations across the United States, ScholarSelect is easy-to-use for your staff and your applicants.
SmartSimple Software Inc.
Booth No: 43
111 Peter Street Suite 405
Toronto, Ontario M5V 2H1 Canada
SmartSimple Software Inc. provides a one-stop cloud solution to help foundations connect with their communities. SmartSimple’s GMS360° is used by community, corporate, private and government foundations to track and manage their entire grants management lifecycle.
The Center for Effective Philanthropy
Booth No: 41
675 Massachusetts Avenue, 7th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02127
The Center for Effective Philanthropy (CEP) is a nonprofit organization focused on the development of comparative data to enable higher-performing funders. CEP’s mission is to provide data and create insight so philanthropic funders can better define, assess, and improve their effectiveness – and, as a result, their intended impact.