History Established in 1989, the European Foundation Centre (EFC) is an international membership association of foundations and corporate funders. In 23 years our membership has grown steadily from an initial group of 7 founding members to 231.
Mission To strengthen the independent funding element of European philanthropy through robust cooperation with an array of partners.
Vision A resilient infrastructure from which European philanthropy â€“ with its unique embrace of innovation, dynamism and cooperation â€“ can advance the public good in Europe and beyond.
Thematic Networks: Children and Youth; Communications; Disability; Diversity; Environment; International Philanthropy; Grantmakers East Forum; Investment; Learning for Well-being; Research; Roma; Sustainable cities