2020 National Conference

March 2-4, 2020
Loews Hotel, Philadelphia, PA

Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Public Education

Don't miss this extraordinary opportunity to learn from innovative and highly skilled education foundation leaders and philanthropy experts from across the country!
Pre-Conference sessions will be available for New Executive Directors, Emerging Education Foundations, and Experienced Foundation Leaders. Register for your Pre-Cons while completing conference registration.

Loews Philadelphia Hotel

Loews Philadelphia Hotel
1200 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19107

Reserve Your Room

Room Block: National School Foundation Association
Guaranteed Room Rate: $189
Room Block Closes on Wednesday, February 5, 2020
Hotel Reservations: 1-866-575-6397 or 1-800-235-6397
Reserve your room online

*Please Note* When making your room reservations, remember that 2020 is a leap year! Pre-Conference sessions will begin on Monday, March 2, 2020, preceded by the Board meeting on Sunday, March 1, 2020.

Parking Information

Valet GPS address: 12 South 12th St., Philadelphia, PA 19107
*Valet Parking is provided at the hotel for $55 inclusive of 22.5% city park tax, overnight
Self Parking options are available within two block radius of the hotel as this is not provided on property.

Please note: oversized vehicles such as 10+ passenger vans; Dually trucks; exceeding 6 feet, 6 inches in height; roof top racks; trailers will not be accepted by valet due to parking limitations in the garage

Visit Philadelphia

See the highlights of the City of Brotherly Love! Go to Visit Philadelphia to read more about the city and things to do on your visit.

Explore the City

Reading Terminal Market

Philadelphia's Market since 1893, open from 8am-6pm every day. The best part - it's right across the street from the Loews Hotel! Read 10 Best Things to Eat at the Reading Terminal Market, courtesy of Visit Philly.

2020 PHS Philadelphia Flower Show - Riviera Holiday

February 29 - March 8, 2020
Pennsylvania Convention Center - a short walk from the Loews Hotel

The PHS Philadelphia Flower Show is the nation's largest and longest-running horticultural event and features stunning displays by the world’s premier floral and landscape designers. Inspired by the world’s exotic Mediterranean gardens, the 2020 Philadelphia Flower Show invites you to fall in love with gardening all over again. Riviera Holiday beckons you to embrace your inner romantic and create a Mediterranean inspired garden of your own.

Historical Sites

The country’s first World Heritage City, Philadelphia is also the birthplace of the United States, where our Founding Fathers met, discussed, debated and formed a new country. Two of the city’s most important attractions: Independence Hall (one of the only World Heritage sites in the country and where the Declaration of Independence and U.S. Constitution were drafted and signed) and the Liberty Bell (a symbol of abolitionist movement), are open to visitors year-round.

National Constitution Center

The National Constitution Center is an essential Historic Philadelphia destination where visitors of all ages and backgrounds can explore the history and relevance of the Constitution, celebrate their freedoms, and embrace their role in the story of “We the People.” The Center features a range of exhibits, live performances, and programs that illuminate constitutional freedoms and immerse you in the extraordinary story of “We the People.” Whether you have 45 minutes or an entire afternoon, you’re guaranteed to be moved by what it means to be American.


Transportation From PHL Airport

Rental Car

Click here to be directed to a directory of car rental facilities that are convieniently located at Philadelphia Airport and provide shuttles from the airport.

Taxis and Limousines

Click here to be directed to Philadelphia International Airport's website, where information regarding taxis and limousine companies that operate in the area. Many taxicabs follow a flat rate charge of $28.50 for travel to Center City - Philadelphia.

Public Transporation

Click here to be directed to Philadelphia International Airport's site for information regarding Public Transportation options to and from the Airport.

Lyft and Uber

Both Lyft and Uber operate in Philadelphia, PA. To use Lyft or Uber, download the application onto your phone.

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