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PUBLIC POLICY & CIVIC ENGAGEMENT

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2018 Annual Conference: "Our Common Humanity"

Monday, September 17, 2018
9:00am - 5:00pm
Where: 
InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown

Fees

$400 for SCG members registered by August 17
$475 for SCG members registered after August 17
$900 for non-members who meet SCG eligibility criteria.

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California Policy Forum - We All Count: Tackling the 2020 Census Together

Tuesday, July 31, 2018
11:00am - 12:00pm
Where: 
This program is a webinar.

The 2020 Census will likely be the most difficult census in recent history, and there could not be more at stake.

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Philanthropy’s Response to the Addition of a Citizenship Question to the 2020 Census

Thursday, July 12, 2018
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Where: 
This program is a webinar.

On June 8, the Commerce Department (which oversees the Census Bureau) invited the public to comment on the paperwork associated with the 2020 Census. The public has 60 days – until August 7 – to submit comments.

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

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Where: 
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.

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What Funders Need to Know About Census 2020 Operations

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Where: 
This program is a webinar.

Census 2020 is less than two years away; the time to act is now! Planning has started for a “Get Out The Count” campaign to reach hard-to-count populations in the communities you care about.

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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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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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2018 Public Policy Conference

Monday, April 23, 2018
8:00am - 3:30pm
Where: 
The California Endowment Center for Healthy Communities

The legislation currently being debated in Washington, DC and Sacramento could result in significant changes for the philanthropy sector and our communities.

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Special Initiatives 

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