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Public Policy Platform

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Measuring Poverty Better: The Real Cost Measure in California 2018

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
11:30am - 2:00pm
Where: 
The California Endowment Center for Healthy Communities

Poverty remains a persistent problem, afflicting working families across the state.

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Public-Private Partnerships in Tackling Poverty: A Funders’ Briefing on CalSavers, A Cross-Generational Approach

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Where: 
The California Wellness Foundation

California has the highest poverty rate in the nation, affecting rural, suburban and urban communities, coastal and inland areas. And for working Californians, poverty in aging is even more dire―even for a younger worker today.

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Informing the National Perspective on Immigration Reform

Monday, October 29, 2018
9:30am - 12:00pm
Where: 
The California Endowment Center for Healthy Communities, Suite C

Immigration issues have attracted significant attention over the past few years as changes in federal policies have ignited debates across the political spectrum.

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Public Policy Forum: Marshall Tuck, Candidate for State Superintendent of Public Instruction, in Conversation with Cara Esposito, Executive Director, Leonetti/O’Connell Family Foundation

Monday, October 1, 2018
9:30am - 11:00am
Where: 
California Community Foundation Joan Palevsky Community Center

California’s voters will head to the polls on November 6, 2018 to cast a ballot on a wide array of issues, including leadership of California’s Department of Education.

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Listening Session: Census 2020 – A Complete Count for the Inland Empire

Thursday, September 27, 2018
9:00am - 11:00am
Where: 
Loma Linda University Health SACHS Clinic

A complete and accurate census count is necessary to ensure our region receives the federal and state funding we are entitled to, our communities have the congressional representation they deserve and programs and services accurately reflect the d

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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
Where: 
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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Public Policy Speaker Series: California State Senator Ricardo Lara

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Where: 
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 - Philanthropy and Public Policy Institute

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 to Thursday, May 11, 2017
Where: 
Sacramento, CA

SCG is proud partner with the Women's Foundation of California for their Philanthropy and Public Policy Institute (PPPI), an intensive training for grantmakers of all kinds.

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