Why join EVPA?

EVPA membership
Get involved in venture philanthropy

Why join EVPA? Get access to a European community of like-minded social investors and grantmakers. Meet the leading voices in the impact. Connect with peers who will help you understand and practise venture philanthropy.


Join the EVPA community

Together with our members, we are fostering a European movement, shaping the future of investing for impact, and promoting innovative ways to tackle social and environmental challenges. We organise unique events and activities– the ideal opportunity to share experiences, expand your network and discuss best practices.

Learn. Find your voice. Influence policy.

EVPA membership is open to all organisations that are interested in or practising venture philanthropy (VP) across Europe. Is this you? Explore our member directory.

Membership Benefits

As an EVPA member, you will join a lively network of peers and have plenty of opportunities to learn, engage, network and get visibility:

  • Access to focused conversations around the topics that matter most at the European level
  • Join three special sub-communities:
  • Priority to submit session proposals for EVPA Annual Conference
  • Opportunity to contribute as an expert in our research and publications
  • Bring your voice to policy-makers at the European level
  • Free or discounted access to convening opportunities throughout the year (online/offline)
  • Coming soon: Access to ‘EVPA Online’, personal peer-to-peer connection and contact information of your fellow members
  • Invite-only opportunities from our partners or members
  • Exposure through case studies or Success Stories
  • Visibility through communication channels (website, social media, newsletter)
  • Get your job opportunities published on our Careers webpage
  • Discount on Pioneers Post subscription and chance to contribute as guest author

Find the membership that fits you best

Your organisation has its own needs and specific resources available. Learn more about our different membership formulas and find the membership that fits your organisation best!

  • Individual: You are an individual. You may represent a UHNWI or NextGen looking to contribute to venture philanthropy activities. (Please note that individual memberships are not transferable to a new person.)
  • Academic: Academic institution, research centre or think tank
  • Regular: All organisations with an interest in venture philanthropy.
  • Corporate: You are a corporate social investor (e.g. corporate foundation, accelerator programme, impact fund or CSR department) that aims to create social impact.
  • Group: You are a large organisation with multiple entities engaging with our community. Benefit from greater access to free or reduced-priced activities.
  • Supporter: Gain greater access to our services and co-create something unique with EVPA to advance our impact ecosystem.

Specific event discounts per membership type

Supporter Membership

Any member wishing to help co-create EVPA’s core activities and build a stronger community can become a Supporter. The Supporter category of membership is a huge asset in helping augment the positive societal impact of EVPA as a network. For more information about this membership type, please contact our Head of Community,Christina Wu at cwu@evpa.eu.com

Apply for membership

Interested in advancing your societal impact? Learn about the membership fees and find the application form through the link below. We look forward to welcoming you to our community!

You can download our membership benefits flyer (PDF) here.

Contact for more info

Christina Wu , Head of Community, EVPA

Nicolas Lahaye , Community Associate, European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA)

Ewa Konczal , Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) Manager, EVPA

Sophie Faujour Le Bon , Head of Corporate Initiative Development & France Country Manager, EVPA

Anja Koenig , DACH Representative, EVPA

Peter Cafferkey , Representative for the UK and Ireland, EVPA

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