PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

The Agua Fund belongs to professional associations whose activities and members deepen our understanding of the issues we focus on.

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Association of Black Foundation Executives

ABFE is a membership-based organization that advocates for responsive and transformative investments in Black communities.

CHESAPEAKE BAY FUNDERS NETWORK (CBFN)

CBFN is a funding collaborative dedicated to improving the capacity within communities to initiate and sustain change necessary to promote and protect the health of the Chesapeake Bay.

Confluence Philanthropy

Confluence Philanthropy is a network of grant makers that works to to transform the practice of investing by aligning capital with our community’s values of sustainability, equity, and justice.

Exponent Philanthropy

Exponent Philanthropy works to amplify and increase the impact of lean funders by building an inclusive community where they can learn, connect, and collaborate.

FUNDERS COMMITTEE ON CIVIC PARTICIPATION (FCCP)

FCCP members support non-partisan efforts to register and mobilize voters, reform election laws, promote voter protection, reduce structural barriers to voting, and inspire people to get involved in civic life beyond the ballot box.

SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SYSTEM FUNDERS (SAFSF)

SAFSF is an international network that aims to strengthen, diversify and expand the community of grantmakers that focus on sustainable agriculture and food systems.

GRANTMAKERS IN AGING (GIA)

Grantmakers In Aging is a national catalyst for philanthropy, with a common dedication to improving the experience of aging. GIA members have a shared recognition that a society that is better for older adults is a society that is better for people of all ages.

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Technology Association of Grantmakers (TAG)

TAG is a membership organization of foundations that promotes the understanding of how information and communications technology can help its members further their philanthropic goals.