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Funders’ Briefing: Assemblymember Autumn Burke and Ending Child...

Assemblymember Autumn Burke authored legislation last year that created the Lifting Children and Families Out of Poverty Act, which established a Task Force to make recommendations to reduce child poverty rates, especially deep child poverty. The Task Force has proposed recommendations to end child poverty, and this funders' briefing is the... Read More

Funders Together To End Homelessness Meeting: Measure H:...

The Funders Together to End Homelessness Los Angeles Network is pleased to invite private philanthropic funders to our next event on December 19, "Measure H: Progress and Opportunities for Funders." In March of 2017, voters approved Measure H, a quarter-cent sales tax to fund supportive services, housing, outreach and prevention... Read More

LA Arts Funders Meeting 1/10/2019

Kick off the new year at the first LA Arts Funders Meeting of 2019. This meeting will dive into a new set of thematic case studies on distributed leadership commissioned by the Hewlett Foundation Performing Arts Program. Like many funders, the Hewlett Foundation has been interested in how their grantees are dealing with this new era... Read More

Addressing Implicit Bias in Nonprofit Organizations—Full-Day...

Dr. Marks’ engaging and interactive workshop will not only provide a clear description of implicit bias, but also describe its causes, consequences, measurement, potential solutions, and implications for nonprofit employees and organizations.  Join us for this deep-dive workshop into how implicit bias shows up in ourselves and in... Read More

Funders Census Initiative Briefing Series: Census 2020...

The Funders Census Initiative is pleased to continue this briefing series on Census messaging results in partnership with the Democracy Funders Collaborative Census Subgroup. Last year, national field partners were funded to conduct get-out-the-count messaging research to identify messages that resonate with hard-to-count communities. As more... Read More

What Will our Next Governor Do for California’s Young Children...

You are invited to join us for a timely and important discussion: What Will our Next Governor Do for California’s Young Children and their Families?   During the campaign’s final days, Governor-elect Gavin Newsom turned his focus squarely on our state’s youngest children, vowing to expand high-quality early education programs, establish... Read More

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