Endowments & Foundations

More Than Investment Management

We understand that different organizations face different challenges. Recognizing that there is no one-size-fits-all approach, we have developed a focused set of services that are customized to help your organization meet its financial and philanthropic goals.

Our Endowment & Foundation services provide five pillars of support to help organizations achieve their core charitable and philanthropic missions.

We Believe in Helping Those Who Help Others


James Ebenhoch, Endowment/Foundation Consultant, gives an overview of our services.

Download our Endowment & Foundation Services Brochure

A Robust Servicing Framework

We offer services that align your goals with the right tools to achieve them. From meeting spending needs and evaluating investment options, to fiduciary best practices and fundraising support, Manning & Napier is committed to partnering with your organization to help it achieve its mission.

Fundraising Support

Manning & Napier offers a full spectrum of services that focus on the various stages of fundraising. We can help identify and implement strategies designed to increase funding from current and potential donors.

Download the Fundraising Principles Guidebook

Spending Policy Analysis & Design

Our analysis can help your organization evaluate and, if needed, amend its spending policy using forward projections as well as historical market context.

Board & Staff Education

To keep your members involved and engaged, we offer education services that cover a variety of topics and are customized to the sophistication level of your group.

Learn more about our Education Services

Portfolio Management

We can help with every aspect of portfolio management for your organization.

Ongoing Monitoring

Our services include meeting with your organization to review a consolidated progress report that assesses how close you are to meeting your fundraising, spending, education, and investment goals.

Thought Leadership

We offer a level of support far beyond investment management that can truly add value to your organization’s efforts by addressing the challenges endowments and foundations face today.

Endowments & Foundations Blog

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  • June 17, 2019

    The Trend to Associate Boards

    Non-profits are under constant pressure to secure funds that help fulfill organizational goals. It is important to adapt giving strategies and traditional governance structures to stay on track, not only now, but also in the future.
  • May 17, 2019

    Activating Board Members as Fundraisers

    One of the most common challenges non-profits face is getting board members to engage in fundraising. Many charities may not require their board members to donate or fundraise. If they do, the expectation may not be properly communicated to board members. Successful charities have active board …
  • April 29, 2019

    Webinar: How to Make Corporate Sponsorships a Win-Win

    Corporate sponsorships can meaningfully help your organization reach its fundraising goals, but everybody wins when you are able to create a mutually beneficial relationship. Watch the replay to learn about this exciting case study where you will hear how Manning & Napier and …
  • April 15, 2019

    3 Tips to Help Non-Profits Secure Partnerships

    True partnerships between corporations and non-profit organizations are mutually beneficial. The corporation will benefit by bringing the mission of the organization to its employees through education, volunteer opportunities and the chance to make a difference, at the same time it is increasing …

The Endowments & Foundations Team

Our team is here to help you take a holistic approach in managing your financial needs. We look forward to discussing how we can help you meet your goals.

  • James Ebenhoch

    Endowment/Foundation Consultant

  • Mark Macpherson, CFA, AIF®

    Managing Director, Client Analytics Group

  • Nicholas Cintineo, CFA, CIPM®

    Senior Investment Consultant

  • Bryan Burdick

    Senior Investment Consultant

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