NEF is the Network of European Foundations


We are an operational platform that seeks to develop joint initiatives between foundations and other actors.
We support projects in several fields – socio-economic, educational and in international development – in Europe and in the world.
Our motto is ‘Partnering for Impact’.

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Calendar of events

23 September 2014 Brussels European Programme for Integration and Migration (EPIM) Steering Committee Meeting 26 September 2014 Brussels European Foundations’ Initiative on Dementia (EFID) Steering Committee Meeting 7-8 October 2014 Brussels “European ...

Our network

Our Network runs or hosts different initiatives/funds and each initiative is supported by a consortium of foundations and partners

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EVPA recruits Project Manager Marketing

 The European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA) recruits a full-time Project Manager Marketing for a period of 5 months: Background Established in 2004, EVPA aims to be ...

NEF becomes partner of the Elevate Children Funders Group

- Elevating solutions to under-addressed global challenges facing children and adolescents - In June 2014, NEF became an official and primary partner of the Elevate ...

NEF moves offices to Philanthropy House

The NEF team is based at Philanthropy House from the beginning of April 2014 on. The new address therefore is: NEF Philanthropy House Rue Royale 94 1000 ...