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Past Events

Thu, 04/25/2013 (All day)
1000 North Alameda Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Join leaders from Southern California's philanthropic and nonprofit sectors for a conversation with the Los Angeles City Council Members-elect and leading candidates.                                 ... Read More
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Tue, 04/23/2013
You are cordially invited to join us for a special convening of executive leadership from Southern California Grantmakers’ member organizations on the issue of veterans affairs.This discussion will launch the SCG Leadership ExChange series, designed to bring together small groups of members... Read More
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Fri, 03/29/2013
8:00am - 10:00am
1020 S. Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015
Please join Southern California Blacks in Philanthropy (SCBIP) for an intimate breakfast conversation with Dr. Robert K. Ross, president and chief executive officer of The California Endowment (TCE), where he will share his thoughts on the current state of the philanthropic sector,... Read More
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Thu, 03/28/2013
6:00pm - 7:30pm
333 S. Grand Avenue, 54th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90071
Please join leaders from the corporate community for a special reception to share high-level ideas, strategies and best practices for engaging corporate employees in nonprofit, private and public board service. The reception will feature guest speaker Joe Lumarda, senior vice president... Read More
Thu, 03/14/2013
What are the signs that your foundation’s board might benefit from adding a community leader to bring new energy and a fresh voice to board deliberations and decisions?Some family foundations have never had an outside trustee on the board and don’t want one. Others have had non-family... Read More
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Tue, 03/12/2013
281 S. Figueroa St., Ste. 100, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Tackling an emerging trend or policy issue of recent concern to philanthropy, Southern California Grantmakers’ new In Focus program series will convene funders to learn about a specific topic, exchange ideas about how philanthropy can address an evolving issue and... Read More
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Tue, 03/05/2013
2701 N. Sepulveda Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90049
In collaboration with the UCLA Center for Civil Society, Southern California Grantmakers invites you to the State of the Nonprofit Sector in Los Angeles Conference, as well as a funders’ breakfast with keynote speaker Chris Hoene, the California Budget Project’s (CBP... Read More
Mon, 03/04/2013
Join a webinar on the environmental and public health communities’ strategies to defend and protect the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), known as California’s most important environmental law.Enacted in 1970, CEQA requires state and local agencies to assess,... Read More
Fri, 03/01/2013
11272 Santa Monica Boulevard, West Los Angeles, CA 90025
On the evening of A Place at The Table's nationwide theatrical release, explore how 50 million people in the U.S.--including one in four children--don’t know when, or where, they will find their next meal.Southern California Grantmakers (SCG) is pleased to invite you to an... Read More
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Tue, 02/26/2013
720 Kohler Street, Los Angeles, CA 90021
Last December, in the wake of the tragic events in Newtown, Connecticut, Southern California Grantmakers (SCG) invited members to share ideas and suggestions about how we might best respond to members' needs and interests regarding gun violence prevention and ways that philanthropy can respond... Read More
Thu, 02/14/2013
Members of “Gen X” and “Gen Y” (the Millennials) are the future - and increasingly current - leaders of philanthropy, yet we know very little about how their philanthropy differs from that of previous generations.Johnson Center for Philanthropy have recently completed a... Read More
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Wed, 01/30/2013
The fiscal cliff debate was a clear example of the country's deep political divides on a range of civic and budgetary issues. While it highlighted divisions within the philanthropic sector over the charitable deduction, the ultimate passage of the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (H.R... Read More
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Mon, 01/28/2013
As 2012 came to a close, a partial deal was made to avoid the fiscal cliff. Federal spending cuts were delayed for two months and income tax cuts were allowed to expire for America's top 2 percent of earners. And--thanks in part to the robust advocacy from the nonprofit and philanthropic... Read More
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Wed, 01/23/2013
333 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90071
What is philanthropy’s role in supporting social enterprise and enabling more effective impact investing?Join Southern California Grantmakers for a conversation about utilizing investment capital to address social problems--and where philanthropy fits into the equation.The discussion... Read More
Wed, 01/16/2013
750 N. Alameda Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Join Southern California Grantmakers for a briefing and update on emerging funding opportunities through the White House’s Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative (NRI). With the Obama Administration's re-election tooffice, the White House is committed to build... Read More
Wed, 01/16/2013
Keeping the holiday spirit of giving alive in the New Year, Southern California Grantmakers invites you to join us for a special volunteer event that celebrates and supports our community beyond the holiday season.SCG Volunteer Day is an opportunity to connect with other funders and local... Read More
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Thu, 01/10/2013
Hiring a new family foundation CEO is one of the most important transitions that any family foundation must go through. The role of a family foundation chief executive is unique running a philanthropic enterprise in partnership with a family. This webinar, based on the first-ever guides for hiring... Read More
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