GSP is a membership-based network of philanthropic leaders, practitioners, and individuals dedicated to leveraging resources for structural change in the South. We engage, build community, and bolster capacity in the region by increasing the strength in infrastructure, intentional collaborations, and the overall scope of philanthropy.

What We Offer With Your Membership:

Becoming a member of GSP connects you with 40+ organizations committed to transforming the South through racial, gender, and economic justice work. You also gain full access to our membership benefits, which include:

  • Members-only programming, such as membership listening sessions and funder education workshops
  • Our Membership Portal, an online message board connecting you with resources and other members of GSP
  • Discounted registration rates for GSP convenings
  • Technical assistance and skill-building workshops, and more.

Membership Options:

General Member: For grantmaking organizations, commitment is based on total annual grantmaking. See table below.

Annual Membership FeeAnnual Grantmaking Budget
$6,500≥ $50,000,000
$5,000$25,000,000 - $49,999,999
$4,250$15,000,000 - $24,999,999
$3,500$10,000,000 - $14,999,999
$2,250$5,000,000 - $9,999,999
$1,000$1,000,000 - $4,999,999
$500< $1,000,000
$200Grassroots Intermediary Organization (Regranting or capacity building organizations investing less than $1,000,000 in the South annually)

Individual Member: Philanthropic professional joining independently.
Annual Membership Fee – $200

Associate Member: Support organizations that promote effective and responsive philanthropy.
Annual Membership Fee – $200 

We appreciate members who consider giving at an elevated level:

Annual Membership FeeMember Type
$50,000 +Anchor Member
$25,000 - $49,999Sustaining Member
$10,000 - $24,999Sponsor Member


Fill out the GSP Membership application below!