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Upcoming Events


Aligning Funder Strategy with Grantee Needs

Center for Healthy Communities
You provided a generous grant to expand programs and buy new equipment. But now you hear your grantee is struggling to pay its bills on time! What... Read More

Webinar - After United States v. Texas: What's Next for Immigrants, Communities, and Philanthropy?

This program is a webinar.
On June 23, 2016, a deadlocked Supreme Court left in place—at least for now—a lower court decision halting the implementation of expanded... Read More

Air Quality: Impacts on Health, Community and Justice in Southern California

Center for Healthy Communities
Please join SCG’s new Environmental Funders Peer Group for a conversation on environmental health and justice. We will hear from Dean Florez (@... Read More

What's New at SCG

On June 26, 2015, history was made when the U.S. Supreme Court made marriage equality the law of the land. This victory for... more

For years, nonprofits have campaigned for funders to end their widespread practice of providing full financial support for... more

This article, “Pay-What-It-Takes Philanthropy,” is a heartening sign of the growing recognition that supporting nonprofit... more


Mark your calendar for SCG’s Annual Conference
Monday, September 19, 2016
Loews Hollywood Hotel
Stay tuned for registration info coming soon…

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