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Briefings & Discussions

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Philanthropic Briefing: Supporting Immigrant and Refugee Students and Families in a Changing Policy Environment

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
9:30am - 12:00pm
Where: 
The California Endowment Center for Healthy Communities

For many immigrant and refugee families in the United States, schools serve as trusted entities—and this role has only been amplified in recent years.

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20 Years of Life - Book Launch and Discussion with The California Endowment

Thursday, May 24, 2018
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Where: 
The California Endowment Yosemite Room

Suzanne Bohan’s Twenty Years of Life shares the little-told stories of individuals across California who have been devastated by underperforming schools, polluted parks, over-policed communities and other health hazards in their areas.

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Walking the Talk: Putting Values-Based Grantmaking into Practice

Thursday, May 24, 2018
10:00am - 1:00pm
Where: 
The California Endowment Center for Healthy Communities

In this workshop, co-hosted by the PEAK Grantmaking Southern California Regional Chapter and Southern California Grantmakers (SCG), we’ll discuss PEAK Grantmaking’s research into values-based grantmaking and provide participants with concrete skil

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Philanthropy in Sacramento Day

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 2:00pm to Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 5:00pm
Where: 
Sacramento, CA

Philanthropy California’s annual Philanthropy in Sacramento Day is a special event bringing together our state’s elected officials with leaders of our sector. The day is our opportunity to share the work of philanthropy so that our state’s policymakers can take the best practices developed from your grantmaking and scale it up to improve the lives of millions of Californians. This year, we will also place a special focus on 2020 Census preparation efforts. Our 1.5 days in Sacramento will include opportunities to:

  • Educate legislators and the administration about philanthropy’s role in civil society, the importance of 2020 Census, and best practices on issues that you fund;
  • Develop and cultivate relationships with policymakers; and,
  • Encourage legislators to view foundations as thought partners. 
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Building Our Future: A Forum on Children with California's Gubernatorial Candidates

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Where: 
Los Angeles Trade Technical College

California’s next governor will be faced with critical policy decisions that will determine future state investments in our children and families.

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Green Investment without Displacement along the Los Angeles River

Thursday, May 10, 2018
10:00am - 12:30pm
Where: 
The California Endowment Center for Healthy Communities

For decades, advocates, community members and policymakers have worked to revitalize the Los Angeles River, which like many other rivers in Southern California, was encased in concrete in the early 20th century.

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Transforming California into a Living Wage State for the Early Childhood Workforce

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
10:00am
Where: 
Center for Healthy Communities

The brain science research over the past decade has significantly advanced our knowledge about the importance of a child’s first days, weeks and months.

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Pacific Council's Global LA Summit

Friday, April 13, 2018
8:00am - 6:00pm
Where: 
The California Club

Join the Pacific Council on International Policy for its Global Los Angeles Summit! Southern California Grantmakers is partnering with the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation to co-sponsor two sessions at this year's Summit.

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Profit + Purpose: Does Your Portfolio Align With Your Values?

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Where: 
California Community Foundation Joan Palevsky Center for the Future

Whether your passion is Gender Equity, Climate Change or Social and Governance Issues, your investment portfolio allows you to have a voice, a vote, and the power to create change. Our panel will discuss how individuals, 401 K plans, foundations a

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