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Getting Curious About Conflict: an evolve series

Conflict is inevitable, especially in times of rapid change and heightened stress. So, how should we approach conflict through both our professional and personal lens? Join The Conflict Transformation Fund in partnership with Southern California Grantmakers for a series that will provide you with tools, strategies, and resources that build your... Read More

SCG’s Returning to Work Series: Best Practices for Reopening...

Governor Gavin Newsom recently announced a plan to fully reopen California's economy on June 15, 2021, pending current COVID and vaccination trends. As employers begin planning their return to work protocols, they must decide what safety measures and policies they will implement to ensure a safe in-person work environment for their employees. Join... Read More

Addressing Data Gaps for Equitable Implementation of Climate...

Funding for community-based programs for climate and disaster resilience relies on information about who is at risk and who is impacted. Existing data on health and socioeconomic risks of and impacts, especially data that reflect the experiences of socially marginalized populations, are often missing or not collected, resulting in climate and... Read More

Digital Equity in the California Legislature: The Golden State’...

A year into the COVID-19 pandemic, students continue to experience digital inequity. According to the Brookings Institute, almost 10 million students—half of whom are students of color—do not have the home internet services necessary for remote learning in 2021. According to the Public Policy Institute of California, connectivity and technology... Read More

CCEJ Elements of Justice: Igniting Action

Explore ways to challenge white supremacy! In partnership with the California Conference for Equality and Justice (CCEJ), join us for a Racial Justice dialogue series that will explore complicated questions about how we can meaningfully challenge white supremacy as people of our specific racial identity. Participants will join other people who... Read More

Love and Rage: Stories and Tools to Transform Anger

Following up on last year’s conversation Race & Rage , SCG is thrilled to invite you to Love & Rage — a dialogue with activist and Dharma teacher Lama Rod Owens. He is the author of Love & Rage: The Path of Liberation through Anger . We live in a time when the politics of anger — who gets to be angry, how, when and at whom — infuses... Read More

What's New at SCG

By Erica Rey & Sequoia Thompson    Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of... more

Full recording of the "Fair Representation for an Equitable Democracy" breakout session at SCG's 2021 Policy Conference: Build... more

By Nathan Graeser, MDiv, LCSW, DSW | Veterans Issues Consultant   Memorial Day is a sacred time for Army Chaplains like me. We... more


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