Membership Benefits

Membership in Philanthropy West Virginia provides your organization’s staff and Board members with ongoing opportunities for professional development and networking.

When you join this dynamic network, you and your organization will benefit from:

  • A network of grantmaking colleagues with whom you can share ideas, information, and build collaborative relationships
  • Multiple professional development opportunities that meet your learning needs
  • Access to timely information that informs and influences your grantmaking strategy
  • Advocacy for West Virginia’s philanthropic community — at the state and national levels — that strengthens your work and our profession
  • Opportunities to participate in membership meetings, webinars and peer-learning communities
  • Continuous communications through monthly e-newsletters, colleague inquiries and our website and online knowledge center

Vendor Discounts

The following discounts and benefits are offered in conjunction with Philanthropy WV’s membership in the United Philanthropy Forum. 


Members are eligible to receive a 20% discount on new print and digital subscriptions to this magazine for philanthropy and social investment worldwide providing news and analysis of what’s happening in the sector.

The Chronicle of Philanthropy 

Provides foundation executives, board members, nonprofit professionals, and others with the indispensable information and practical advice they need to help them change the world. Members are eligible to receive a 10% discount on a site license to The Chronicle of Philanthropy.


The Forum has partnered with ClickTime, a leader in nonprofit timesheets, to offer a discount on its time and expense tracking services to ICoF members.

Community Foundations’ On-Line CF Express Training 

The Forum offers members a $400 discount on the Kansas Association of Community Foundations’ On-Line Community Foundation Express Training for new and seasoned practitioners.

Foundation Legal Help Desk

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

The Foundation Review

Get a 20% subscription discount for you and your members on the first peer-reviewed journal of philanthropy, written by and for foundation staff and boards and those who work with them. Each quarterly issue provides peer-reviewed reports about the field of philanthropy.

Inside Philanthropy

Get a discount of 25% off the subscription price for new subscriptions. Every day, Inside Philanthropy editors and journalists seek to bring more transparency and accountability to philanthropy at a time that it’s having a growing impact on America and the world through their reporting.


Save 15% on RingCentral’s comprehensive VOIP phone system, webinars, and audio and video conferences that can be managed from any computer or smartphone. Connect all your employees and locations on the same phone system and take your business anywhere with free phone and desktop apps. Furthermore, extend this discount to all of your members and join a growing number of RingCentral users in the Forum network.

Stanford Social Innovation Review

For a discounted price you and your members can subscribe to Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR), whose mission is to advance, educate, and inspire the field of social innovation by seeking out, cultivating, and disseminating the best in research- and practice-based knowledge.