Strategic Plan & More

Strategic Plan:
Our Strategic Plan was developed between 2014-2015 with the involvement of all interested members. It was updated, extended and approved by the SECF Board in the fall of 2015. The Strategic Plan serves as the guide for all of SECF's activities through 2020. 

Strategic Priorities:

  • Priority 1: Provide transformative thought leadership on the practice of philanthropy in the region.
  • Priority 2: Serve as the premiere resource to Southern Philanthropy through collaborative
    services and programming.
  • Priority 3: Leverage strengths to further cultivate the voice of Southern Philanthropy.
  • Priority 4: Practice organizational excellence & build capacity to fulfill our mission.

2016 Annual Report

2014 Member Survey Report:
The Southeastern Council of Foundations strives to provide its members with the most relevant and valuable products and services possible. To this end, SECF regularly surveys segments of its membership in order to gauge their perspectives and opinions about specific program, product offerings, and benefits.

501(c) Letter:
SECF's IRS designation letter.

IRS Form 990:
SECF's tax return statements: 200920102011,
2012, 2013, 2014.

Articles of Incorporation:
The Southeastern Council of Foundations' 1972 foundational document. 

Bylaws:
As amended, January 20, 2016.

Audit Report:
Audit of SECF Financials:
2007-082008-092009-10, 2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-20132013-14.