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PUBLIC POLICY & CIVIC ENGAGEMENT

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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
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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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Philanthropy California Webinar - Building Community Power: Democracy at the Local Level

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
10:00am - 11:30am
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This program is a webinar

At a time when many are looking for bright spots when it comes to democracy, this session will introduce funders to new efforts in California to reimagine democracy at the local level.

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Special Initiatives 
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Partner Event - Strengthening Democracy Summit

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
3:30pm - 8:00pm
Where: 
Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation

Current changes in the public policy arena have the potential to significantly impact our democracy, civil liberties, and those who are in our most vulnerable communities.

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Partner Event - What is Climate's Impact on Migration? A Look Beyond the Headlines

Wednesday, August 9, 2017
12:00pm
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This program is a webinar

The terms ‘climate migration’ and ‘climate refugee’ are increasingly seen across headlines. Less clear is how, why, and to what extent the impacts of climate change actually drive migration and influence the experience of migrants and refugees.

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Peer Group - Funders Together to End Homelessness: Equity and Homelessness

Monday, June 26, 2017
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Where: 
Joan Palevsky Center

Funders Together to End Homelessness – Los Angeles Network invites private philanthropic foundations to their next meeting on June 26. This session will explore the intersection between racial equity and homelessness, inclu

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Is Women’s Health Care At Risk?

Thursday, June 22, 2017
8:30am - 11:00am
Where: 
Center for Healthy Communities

In the current political climate, we are facing the possibility of significant funding cuts and limitations to women’s access to health care services.

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Partner Event - World Refugee Day: Innovative Solutions and Holistic Approaches to Refugees and Asylum

Tuesday, June 20, 2017
11:00am - 12:00pm
Where: 
This program is a webinar

More than 60 million individuals have been forced from their homes around the world, among them nearly 20 million refugees. Across the globe, already limited resources—both public and private—are now stretched thinner than ever.

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Partner Event - Supporting LGBTQ Communities of Color in Times of Emergency

Tuesday, June 20, 2017
10:00am - 1:30pm
Where: 
Joan Palevsky Center

LGBTQ people of color, and especially transgender women of color and transgender black men, experience disproportionate levels of abuse, hate violence, homicide, and PTSD.

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