About us

EXCO Meeting

Date: Thursday 9 February 2017
Time: 10h00 to 15h00
Venue: Cape Town

Member Training – Developing Content with Mobile Devices – Social Weaver

Date: Friday 10 February 2017
Time: 09h00 to 16h30
Venue: Cape Town

Members Business Meeting

Date: Saturday 11 February 2017
Time: 09h00 to 14h00
Venue: Cape Town

Who We Are

The Philanthropy Leadership Network (PLN) is a unique, dynamic partnership that harnesses the collective capacity of a network of independent development trusts and community grantmakers. The Forum was launched in 2005 to advance, build and strengthen sustainable community-based development in Southern Africa. With a growing pool of grantmaker leaders, the PLN is a leadership and peer learning network committed to social justice grantmaking as a powerful vehicle for change. READ MORE…

PLN History

Philanthropy Leadership Network (PLN), founded in 2010 by the members of the Southern African Community Grantmakers Leadership Cooperative – SACGLC – a project started in 2005 by Synergos and Inyathelo-Southern African Institute for Advancement. It brings together leaders of community Grantmakers organisations in a knowledge-sharing and peer-learning partnership to strengthen social justice philanthropy in Southern Africa. READ MORE…