The Value of SECF
The South’s premier philanthropic network for nearly 50 years, SECF delivers unprecedented value to over 340 members in 11 states. The benefits of membership include:
NETWORK & CONNECT
A vibrant, experienced and strong member network possessing a deep understanding of the American South and a commitment to its people and communities.
Professional development opportunities at all career stages, including the Hull Fellows Program – the region’s top program for rising leaders in philanthropy.
PROMOTE & DEFEND
A collective voice that vigorously promotes and defends philanthropy in the halls of state capitols and Congress, while empowering grantmaker advocacy.
PROGRAMS & EVENTS
In-person and virtual events that keep you current on the latest trends, emerging best and next practices and opportunities for collaboration.
An exceptionally responsive, thoughtful and knowledgeable staff devoted to working with grantmakers in pursuit of higher performance and better outcomes.