The National Catholic Development Conference assists Catholic organizations in the ministry of philanthropy by empowering members to promote our common gospel mission, inspire our communities, and better our world.
Our ministry is first and foremost about our relationship with God, with His mission, and with our brothers and sisters. We follow God's example by providing a community of support and a place to find our common voice.
We are a professional membership association of Catholic organizations committed to helping you in your fundraising ministry.
We actively engage in coalitions and alliances to further the interests of our NCDC members and the common good of the nonprofit sector.
Our online resource library, regular blog content, and weekly email subscriptions keep members up-to-date on the latest trends in nonprofit fundraising.
Our Mentoring Program offers less-experienced fundraisers the opportunity to meet with and learn from more experienced professionals.
We host the largest gathering of religious fundraisers, bringing together people from across the country and around the world for our annual Conference and Exposition.
We offer dozens of programs annually, both regionally and online, specifically tailored to religious fundraising.
We provide multiple ways for fundraisers to connect with one another, including special interest groups, social networking, and a full membership directory.
The National Catholic Development Conference is a community for those who have been called to the ministry of fundraising. Our ministry is first and foremost about relationships. It is an invitation to build communities of faith, hope, and love. We all need communities of support and a place to find our common voice.
Membership is organization-based. Your entire staff becomes a member when you join.
Nonprofit membership is organizationally-based and open to Catholic and non-Catholic nonprofit organizations. Requirements of nonprofit member organizations include:
Corporate partnership is available to any firm wishing to promote the interests and purposes of the Conference. Requirements of corporate partnership include:
Curious to learn about NCDC membership and what we do as an organization? Contact us for more information!