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Philanthropy MA Members also receive discounts and access to these services, thanks to Philanthropy MA’s membership with United Philanthropy Forum. For more information on any of these benefits, contact Philanthropy Massachusetts, 617-426-2606 x112.

Alliance magazine is pleased to offer Philanthropy MA members a 20% discount on new print and digital subscriptions. Simply enter 'Forum20' at checkout to claim your discount. Since 1998 Alliance magazine has been the leading magazine for philanthropy and social investment worldwide providing news and analysis of what’s happening in the sector. The latest 12 issues of Alliance are behind a paywall and are available only for subscribers, although selected articles are made freely available.


Amalgamated Bank is proud to partner with the Forum and Philanthropy MA Members to provide high quality service and expert financial support to PSOs. As America’s socially responsible bank, Amalgamated offers banking and investment products specifically designed for PSOs and foundations to help align your money with your mission. Members can access free or discounted banking, along with a preferred private banker.


Track employee time against the programs and grants you manage, ensure compliance, drive increased funding, and manage expenses with ClickTime. Online tracking and expense reporting is discounted for Philanthropy MA Members. 


COMMUNITY FOUNDATION SERVICESThe Forum's community foundation services include a national listserv for CEOs of community foundations available to Philanthropy MA Members. Community foundation CEOs from across the country actively use this listserv to pose questions, engage in conversations and more. 



Get a custom branded mobile event app at a discounted rate for your next event or conference and ensure your attendees are engaged and delighted. 


Leading a board, committee or community group is tough work. Keeping team members engaged, informed, and moving in the same direction is a must, but you can't overwhelm their inboxes or burden them with using complicated software. Cureo makes it easier with an affordable and easy-to-use engagement hub designed for nonprofits. Leaders get all the tools they need to organize and manage the work of the group, including discussion boards, file sharing, task management, shared calendars, channels, and others. And because the platform integrates with email, calendars, and your website, team members won’t have to learn new software. Philanthropy Massachusetts Members are eligible for a 25% discount, so you can access this powerful tool for as little as $900/year. Get started in minutes with a 30-day no obligation free trial.


Exponent Philanthropy is a vibrant community of funders, with nearly 2,000 members, and the only philanthropy-serving organization dedicated to serving leanly-staffed foundations, philanthropic families, and individual donors. Since its inception 20+ years ago,
Exponent has built a reputation for putting on high-quality programs and developing useful publications and resources.
Listed below is menu of opportunities for United Philanthropy Forum members to partner with Exponent Philanthropy. Exponent is offering these opportunities exclusively to Forum members, and developed them in consultation with Forum staff. These opportunities are designed to broaden the use and awareness of Exponent’s work in a way that complements existing programming and resources in the field.

Through your Philanthropy Massachusetts' membership, funders who are not yet members of Exponent Philanthropy are eligible for a $100 discount on the first year of an Exponent Philanthropy’s Signature membership (regular rate is $750).  You are also eligible to purchase the following Exponent Philanthropy flagship publications at a 20% discount.

Use discount code: MASS20 to take advantage of these offers.

  • The Foundation Guidebook - This signature publication is written especially for newcomers to foundations or philanthropy. Gain the baseline knowledge to operate your foundation, including board responsibilities, tax and legal issues, administrative details, investment matters, grantmaking basics, and more. 
  • The Trustee Handbook - A comprehensive resource for foundation trustees and key staff, you’ll find detailed guidance on foundation governance, grantmaking, tax and legal issues, and financial oversight and investments.
  • Foundation Operations and Management Report - Exponent Philanthropy’s flagship report includes more than 60 pages of mission-critical benchmarking data about foundations’ boards & governance, investments, administration, and grantmaking.


The Help Desk is designed to provide foundations with access to answers to legal questions related to the operations of a foundation for a packaged fee. 



Philanthropy MA members are eligible for a 20% discount off the new and only peer-reviewed journal of philanthropy
- The Foundation Review - a product of The Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership at Grand Valley State University.  The journal, written by and for foundation staff and boards, provides rigorous research and writing, presented in an accessible style. It will share evaluation results, tools and knowledge about the philanthropic sector in order to improve the practice of grantmaking, yielding greater impact and innovation.
To receive the discount, use FORUM as your discount code. Contact Robert Shalett with any questions.


Access to premium pricing from Great American Insurance Group on D&O Liability, fiduciary, liability, employment practices liability, cyber liability, and more. 


Regional Association "guest membership" program mutually extends member rates on programs to board members of grantmaking institutions that are members of one regional association but who live in an area served by a different regional association. Contact Alex McCray at Philanthropy MA for more details.




Inside Philanthropy is the leading publication covering foundations and major donors, with over 4 million annual visitors. Through daily research and reporting, they’ve established an unmatched trove of resources on who’s funding what, and why. Their articles are clearly segmented by region and issue area, providing streamlined access to the latest nonprofit sector news and current events.
Members of Philanthropy Massachusetts receive a 25% discount. Simply subscribe here, and use code: IP25PHILAMA. 

Streamline grants management with a 10% discount on PhilanTrack for Grantmakers, which saves time and money while achieving a better return on grants. 


Save 15% on RingCentral’s comprehensive VOIP phone system, webinars, and audio and video conferences plus get a $50 discount off all RingCentral-offered phones. 



Philanthropy Massachusetts' members are eligible for $10 off the print and digital subscription rate for Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR). 

Philanthropy MA Circle of Champion Members are eligible to receive SSIR for free - contact Gail Pinkham for more information.

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