Become a member

Become a Member
IFIP 4Rs ImageMembership in International Funders for Indigenous Peoples is open to those that are in alignment with our mission, vision and values. We welcome individual donors or institutions concerned about the livelihood, culture, and wellbeing of Indigenous Peoples and their communities. Membership is open to individuals who are donors, individuals working in member institutions, or organizations that are primarily grantmakers.


How to become a member

If you are not already a member, you can join IFIP today by filling out one of these forms:

International Funders for Indigenous Peoples and its members work to:

  • Increase the knowledge and understanding of the unique issues related to funding Indigenous Peoples by providing a baseline of relevant information.
  • Encourage innovation and increase effectiveness within the grantmaking community by facilitating networking opportunities and an exchange of ideas and practical tools.
  • Foster a cross-disciplinary understanding of Indigenous People and the holistic contexts in which they live and work.

Membership benefits:

  • 5% discount on conference registration for two members of your organization
  • One complimentary copy of the Grantmaker’s Guide: Strengthening International Indigenous
  • Free quarter (1/4) page advertisement in Conference Program Book
  • Invitation to Members only Inner Circle event at the annual conference
  • Invitation to join us on one of IFIP’s Committees
  • Leading research reports on Indigenous issues
  • Our annual newsletter, The Sharing Circle, Monthly e-newsletter, The Sharing Network, and a complimentary subscription to Cultural Survival Quarterly, a leading publication on current Indigenous rights issues with feature articles focused on themes of concern to Indigenous peoples.