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Public Policy Speaker Series: California State Senator Ben Allen in Conversation with Tara Roth

Monday, October 23, 2017
8:45am - 10:00am
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California Community Foundation

The Public Policy Speaker Series provides SCG members the opportunity to engage with public officials and participate in meaningful discussions on the policy issues affecting Southern California and the state, and the role which philanthr

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Partner Event - The Refugee Crisis: How Funders Can Help

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
10:00am - 12:00pm
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Japanese American National Museum, Tateuchi Democracy Forum

This philanthropy panel will serve as a forum to discuss the refugee crisis. This panel is co-hosted by the American Red Cross Los Angeles Region.

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Philanthropy California Webinar - Building Community Power: Democracy at the Local Level

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
10:00am - 11:30am
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This program is a webinar

At a time when many are looking for bright spots when it comes to democracy, this session will introduce funders to new efforts in California to reimagine democracy at the local level.

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Public Policy Speaker Series: California State Senator Ricardo Lara

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
12:00pm - 1:30pm
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Center for Healthy Communities

The Public Policy Speaker Series provides SCG members the opportunity to engage with public officials and participate in meaningful discussions on the policy issues affecting Southern California and the state, and the role which philanthr

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Partner Event - Strengthening Democracy Summit

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
8:30am - 1:00pm
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Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation

Current changes in the public policy arena have the potential to significantly impact our democracy, civil liberties, and those who are in our most vulnerable communities.

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Webinar - 2018 Political Forecast: What Can We Expect and How Can We Prepare?

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
11:00am - 12:00pm

Next year (2018) brings us a governor’s race, some hotly contested California congressional seats, and half a dozen ballot measures already in circulation, with many more to come.

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Being Bold: Enhancing Your Mission Through Supporting Nonprofit Advocacy

Thursday, June 22, 2017
10:00am - 12:00pm

Join PEAK Grantmaking - Southern California Regional Chapter and Southern California Grantmakers for Being Bold: Enhancing Your Mission Through Supporting Nonprofit Advocacy.

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Partner Event - World Refugee Day: Innovative Solutions and Holistic Approaches to Refugees and Asylum

Tuesday, June 20, 2017
11:00am - 12:00pm
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This program is a webinar

More than 60 million individuals have been forced from their homes around the world, among them nearly 20 million refugees. Across the globe, already limited resources—both public and private—are now stretched thinner than ever.

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Partner Event - Supporting LGBTQ Communities of Color in Times of Emergency

Tuesday, June 20, 2017
10:00am - 1:30pm
Where: 
Joan Palevsky Center

LGBTQ people of color, and especially transgender women of color and transgender black men, experience disproportionate levels of abuse, hate violence, homicide, and PTSD.

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Women's Policy Institute San Bernardino and Riverside Counties Funders Briefing

Monday, June 5, 2017
1:00pm

The California Endowment, Southern California Grantmakers, the Funders Alliance of San Bernardino and Riverside Counties and the Women’s Foundation of California invite you to a conversation about policy advocacy to advance gender justice and equi

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