Institutional Membership

Institutional Membership

Rates for institutions

Assets or Total Budget Dues
$1 billion and Above $12,500
$500 million – $999,999,999 $9,500
$100 million – $499,999,999 $7,500
$20 million – $99,999,999 $5,000
$5 million – $19,999,999 $2,500
$4,999,999 and Below $1,000


The types of organizations eligible for institutional membership are as follows:

  • Independent Foundations
  • Family Foundations
  • Community Foundations
  • Grantmaking Public Charities
  • Corporate Foundations
  • Corporate Giving Programs
  • Academic Centers Focused on Philanthropy and Nonprofits
  • Philanthropy Research Centers
  • Affinity Groups & Funder Networks
  • Regional Associations of Grantmakers
  • Advisory and Back-Office Firms
  • Giving Circles
  • Donor-Advised Funds
  • Other Philanthropy Infrastructure Organizations


Become an Institutional Member today! 

Email Biz, our Director of Member Services, today and we can set up a meeting to discuss the best fit for you and your organization.


To join as an IM today by check:

(1) Make checks payable to “EPIP/TIDES CENTER”

(2) Email Biz, our Director of Member Services, to introduce your Institutional Member point person.

(3)  Mail check to:
Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy @CSI
Attn: Biz Ghormley, Director of Operations & Member Services
601 West 26th Street, Suite #325-22
New York, NY 10001

Once payment is received we'll set you and your team up with member login and profile information. 



If you are staff at any of the following organizations and would like to inquire about receiving EPIP member benefits, please contact us.