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Where Are the Children? Family Separation Becomes U.S. Immigration Enforcement Policy

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
This program is a webinar

Since October 2017, the U.S. government has forcibly separated at least 2,400 children—including hundreds who are under four years old—from their parents as they arrive on our southern border seeking refuge.


Philanthropy in Sacramento Day

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 2:00pm to Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 5:00pm
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. 

Building Our Future: A Forum on Children with California's Gubernatorial Candidates

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
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.


SCG LA County Child Welfare Collaborative Meeting

Monday, March 19, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration

Please join us on March 19, 2018 from 10am to 12pm for our next Child Welfare Funders Collaborative Meeting.  We will again meet on the beautiful 8th Floor in the Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration.  At this meeting, we will be digging

Funding Issue Area & Geographic Regions

A Roadmap for Advancing Youth Diversion in Los Angeles County

Friday, March 9, 2018
10:00am - 1:00pm
Los Angeles Trade-Technical College, Aspen Hall 101

California Funders for Boys and Men of Color invite SCG members to a briefing and discussion on advancing youth diversion in Los Angeles County with Judge Peter Espinoza, L


Where Trauma Meets Ethics: Exploring Moral Injury as a Compelling Issue for Public Health

Monday, February 12, 2018
9:00am - 11:00am
LA84 Foundation

Increasingly, for many people, the human condition puts us face-to-face with circumstances that challenge our sense of "what's right" and leave us with behavioral choices that don't always sync with our personal values and ethics. 


SCG Day of Service

Tuesday, February 6, 2018
1:00pm - 4:00pm
L.A. Kitchen

Southern California Grantmakers and The Eisner Foundation invite you to an afternoon of service at L.A. Kitchen on Tuesday, February 6th.  Please join us as we tour L.A.