Join APF

Learn what each of these categories can mean for you

Being a member The African Philanthropy Forum (APF) helps individuals, communities and organizations join an effort that drives systematic change in communities across Africa, creates improved outcomes and greater impact. Becoming a member is not like joining a recreational club it is about accelerating transformation and changing narratives with pulled resources and efforts.

African Philanthropy Forum members, their Boards and staff benefit from a year-long access to programs, conversations, research and information to enhance the effectiveness of your philanthropic initiatives and help build a dynamic homegrown philanthropic community in Africa.

Membership Categories

Associate Members

$700 per annum
Emerging philanthropists, Faith-based Organizations, SMEs.
BENEFITS:
– Access regular research, publications and resources on philanthropy
– Access to information on opportunities in the philanthropic sector
– Access to select APF events all year round 5% discounted fees for APF Conference
– Priority registration at APF events
– Spotlight in newsletters and on the website
– Company logo and recognition on the website
– 10% of membership fee will be contributed to a resource pool to support a cause in alignment with organizational values

Full Members

$2,000 per annum
Philanthropists, Grantmaking Individuals, Social Investors, Community Foundations
BENEFITS
In addition to Associate Member benefits:
– Access regular research, publications and resources on philanthropy
– Access to information on opportunities in the philanthropic sector
– Access to open APF events all year round
– Opportunities to join thematic groups to discuss and tackle pressing issues
– 15% discounted fees for APF Conference
– Priority registration at APF events
– Spotlight in newsletters and on the website
– Company logo and recognition on the website
– Access to the Global Philanthropy Forum
– 10% of membership fee will be contributed to a resource pool to support a cause in alignment with organizational values

Premium Members

$5,000
Private Foundations, Family Foundations.
BENEFITS
In addition to Full Member benefits:
– Access to exclusive roundtable discussions
– Participation in thematic meeting
– Opportunities to connect with donors with shared interests and explor co-funding
– Interview on APF Podcast
– Trainings and webinars for staff
– 35% discounted fees for APF conference
– 10% of membership fee will be contributed to a resource pool to support a cause in alignment with organizational values

Corporate Members

$10,000
Foundations established by corporate organizations, Corporate organizations with CSR/CSI initiatives.
BENEFITS
In addition to Premium Member benefits:
– Continental and global visibility
– Bespoke trainings and webinars for staff
– 50% discount fees for APF Conference
– 10% of membership fee will be contributed to a resource pool to support a cause in alignment with organizational values

To apply for membership, please click here to complete an application form.