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PUBLIC POLICY & CIVIC ENGAGEMENT

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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
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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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Northern California Grantmakers 2018 Annual Conference

Monday, April 16, 2018
8:00am - 4:30pm
Where: 
Mission Bay Conference Center

What’s it really going to take to advance the well-being that the public and private sectors have long pursued? To hold our gains? To create healthy, thriving communities?

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LCF Community Conversaciones Series: Yo Voy a Contar ¿Y Tú?

Tuesday, April 3, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Where: 
Tom Bradley Tower Room, Los Angeles City Hall

The Census is about power and money. The Census count determines the number of seats our state receives in the U.S. House of Representatives and how the government will allocate over $600 billion in federal funding to your community.

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Emergency Briefing on Adding Citizenship Question to the 2020 Census

Thursday, March 29, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Where: 
This program is a webinar

On March 26, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced his decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census, in response to a request from the Department of Justice.

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2018 San Diego Grantmakers Annual Conference: “Frameworks for Good”

Thursday, March 29, 2018
8:00am - 6:00pm
Where: 
The Catamaran Resort

Join your fellow philanthropists, foundation staff and trustees, corporate funders, impact investors and giving circle members for an energizing day that is sure to fuel conversation and help strengthen effective philanthropy in our region!

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Data, Dialogue and Deliberate Steps to Achieving Equity in Los Angeles

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: 
Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce

Released at the Achieving Equity convening on March 2, 2017, An Equity Profile of the Los Angeles Region provides data, analysis and narratives around five them

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