Membership Renewal

Thank you for all that your organization has done over the past year—and all you will do in the coming year—to make the world a better place. And remember that the Council on Foundations stands ready to amplify, strengthen, and advocate for your work.

Council members may report dues as a grant excluding $1,500.00 in administrative costs. Administrative payments and grants must cover full membership costs.

Please note that memberships are valid for the calendar year and expire on December 31, 2018. A courtesy grace period will be extended through March 31, 2019.  To renew your Council membership, you can provide payment using any combination of:


Make checks payable to Council on Foundations and mail with completed dues statement to 1255 23rd Street NW, Suite 200, Washington, DC 20037.

Credit Card

To pay for your membership online, go to and select Pay Balance under Membership at the bottom of the page. If you do not see the Pay Balance button, please contact us at or 202-991-2225 to ensure you have the proper permissions established on your account. 

You may pay by credit card over the phone by calling 202-991-2225.

A 2.25% processing fee will be added to credit card transactions greater than $15,000.00.

Wire Transfer

Please email to request details for processing a wire transfer or ACH payment.