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SCG Veteran Funders Peer Group Meeting - November

This meeting is for group members to discuss the immediate and long-term needs of veteran and military family populations in our region. A focus will also be on the current COVID-19 crisis and members’ response efforts in relation to veterans and military families, trends and challenges our nonprofit partners are facing, and opportunities for... Read More

Impact Investing: Investing to Create Equitable Jobs

As we rebuild our economy in the wake of COVID-19, we are left with an opportunity to make inclusive growth a new cornerstone of American economic progress. Learn about San Diego Workforce Partnership’s innovative Income Sharing Agreements and hear from HCAP, a middle-market private equity impact fund, that has been trailblazing investment... Read More

SCG's Health Funders Group: Leveraging Tech to Support...

The COVID-19 crisis has spurred the increased adoption of virtual platforms facilitating access to family supports and health services more than ever before. Virtual social services are increasingly demanding engagement with technology to enroll in care, access personal health information, and communicate with providers. Home visiting programs... Read More

Education Funders Group: An Update on LA County’s Reopening...

As the year comes to an end parents and educators are anxiously awaiting to hear plans on the reopening of schools. SCG’s Education Funders Group invites you to join us for a briefing on how LA County’s Department of Public Health is working with school districts and charter schools on the safety measures being taken for the reopening of schools... Read More

LA Arts Funders Meeting - December

The December LA Arts Funders Meeting will feature Dr. Zannie Giraud Voss, Director of SMU DataArts, who will share insights from two recent DataArts studies. Participants will also exchange any updates, help requests, and emerging grantmaking strategies for the coming year.   SMU DataArts brings together arts and cultural organizations,... Read More

(MORE!) Friday Morning Refresh

"When all the ordinary divides and patterns are shattered, people step up to become their brothers’ keepers. And that purposefulness and connectedness bring joy even amidst death, chaos, fear, and loss." - Rebecca Solnit Reviewing 2020, it’s understandable that you may feel trapped in a work of dystopian fiction. What else could happen is an oft-... Read More

What's New at SCG

To elevate and further the conversations from our 2020 Virtual Conference, Meeting the Movement,  we are pleased to present a... more

Dear SCG Community,  In September, I talked about the need to embrace complexities, support evolving paths toward systems change... more

SCG is honored to serve as the fiscal sponsor for the Black Equity Collective, a community-public-private partnership with Black... more


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