FRIDAYS from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Eastern (6:30-7:30 a.m. Pacific)

Make it a good morning! Start the day by chatting with your Foundation for Fraternal Excellence friends. The objective of these Coffee Chats is simply to give representatives from member foundations a connection to the community to help them stay focused. Pick your the peer group you most identify with and join us for these monthly discussions!


To ensure no uninvited guests try join the sessions, FFE staff will provide conferencing information directly to members. Please email us to request information on upcoming Coffee Chats and receive details on how to sign in. These casual Zoom sessions do not require advance registration and will not be recorded. Bring your favorite beverage and please plan to turn on your webcam so we can best engage with you! If you need technical assistance, please contact us.

Coffee Chats support fraternal foundation staff and volunteers in a variety of capacities. Whether you choose to join a peer group discussion, a topical discussion or both, there is a time and space for everyone!


Executive Leaders

Executive Leader Coffee Chats take place on the second Friday of each month

CEOs, Executive Directors, Chief Staff Officers

Annual Fund/Communications

2022 Dates: October 21
2023 Dates: February 17, June 16

Additional roles great for this Coffee Chat: Stewardship, Scholarships, Alumni Engagement, Events

Development Staff/Major Gifts Officers

2022 Dates: November 18
2023 Dates: March 17, July 21

Trustees & Volunteer Leaders

2022 Dates: December 16
2023 Dates: April 21, August 18


Foundation Events: September 16

Did your organization host their convention or a leadership academy event this summer? Did you host a large donor event, or are you looking to host one? Join us to talk about all things fraternal foundation events - bring your questions and engage with others who know our niche space!