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Where Are the Children? Family Separation Becomes U.S....

Since October 2017, the U.S. government has forcibly separated at least 2,400 children—including hundreds who are under four years old—from their parents as they arrive on our southern border seeking refuge. Attorneys and other humanitarian aid workers are reporting significant trauma and despair for separated families. Legal services... Read More

The Foundation: A Performance by Tony Award-Winner Sarah Jones

Join the California Community Foundation and Southern California Grantmakers for an evening of laughter, entertainment and thoughtful conversation with the Los Angeles philanthropic community as we present The Foundation, a dynamic, multi-character one-person show commissioned by the William and Flora Hewlett... Read More

Educating the Next Generation of Environmental Stewards in...

In the last decade, numerous innovative and engaging environmental education programs have emerged that are building Southern California’s next generation of sustainability stewards. But with climate change expected to bring increasing temperatures, extreme weather and rising sea levels, will we have the capacity, knowledge and... Read More

SCG LA County Child Welfare Collaborative Meeting

  Please join us on Thursday, June 28 for our next Child Welfare Funders Collaborative Meeting. At this convening, we we will focus on resource family recruitment and retention, for both relative and non-relative caregivers. We will be joined by Bobby D. Cagle, Director of the Los Angeles County Department of Children... Read More

Domestic Violence Homeless Services Coalition Progress and Next...

Funders Together to End Homelessness – Los Angeles Network and SCG invite you to a session focused on the Domestic Violence Homeless Services Coalition (DVHSC). The vision of DVHS is to create a client-centered system of shared values and responsibilities that increases access to safe housing and supportive services for survivors... Read More

The Children’s Trust: A Plan to Create Health Equity for All...

Join the LA Partnership for Early Childhood Investment and Southern California Grantmakers to talk about an exciting new effort in early childhood, The Children’s Trust. The Children’s Trust is a bold new initiative to leverage the power of behavioral health supports and strategies—and the resources behind them—to achieve healthy... Read More

What's New at SCG

We have all seen reports coming from the border over the past several days and weeks and watched with growing concern for the... more

As Philanthropy California, we join our partners in philanthropy, along with advocates and immigrant communities, in calling for... more

The Board of Directors of the Mayor’s Fund for Los Angeles has selected Jeremy Bernard as its next President effective July 16,... more


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