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COMMUNITY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

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Transforming Schools and Neighborhoods Through Digital Inclusion

Wednesday, June 5, 2019
8:00am - 3:30pm
Where: 
UCLA Meyer and Renee Luskin Conference Center

The Social Science Research Council’s Portrait of Los Angeles sponsored by Southern California Grantmakers provides a clear and disturbing characterization of life in one of America’s most populous metropolitan areas.  The report reveals

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Smart Growth California’s 2019 Funder Summit

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 to Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Where: 
The Citizen Hotel

These challenging times call for funders to lead in bold new ways, especially here in California. A better future for all Californians, especially low-income communities and communities of color, will require unprecedented levels of innovation, co

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Measuring Poverty Better: The Real Cost Measure in California 2018

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
11:30am - 2:00pm
Where: 
The California Endowment Center for Healthy Communities

Poverty remains a persistent problem, afflicting working families across the state.

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Public-Private Partnerships in Tackling Poverty: A Funders’ Briefing on CalSavers, A Cross-Generational Approach

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Where: 
The California Wellness Foundation

California has the highest poverty rate in the nation, affecting rural, suburban and urban communities, coastal and inland areas. And for working Californians, poverty in aging is even more dire―even for a younger worker today.

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Career and Technical Education 101 – The Landscape, Promising Practices, Opportunities for Philanthropy

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Where: 
California Community Foundation, Joan Palevsky Center

Join Southern California Grantmakers and the Education Funders Group for a session on Career and Technical Education (“CTE”). Today, there is a growing pool of living wage, middle skills jobs in fields like health care, advanced manufacturing and

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Fresh Perspective: Food, Equity and Community Development Funders' Bus Tour

Monday, October 1, 2018
8:00am - 2:00pm
Where: 
Community Health Councils

Please join The California Wellness Foundation, Kaiser Permanente, the Los Angeles Food Policy Council, the Los Angeles Funders’ Collaborative, Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems Funders (SAFSF) and Southern California Grantmakers for a fu

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Funder Briefing: Why & How Funders Should Invest in Grantee Talent

Friday, September 28, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: 
Santa Barbara Foundation

The Foundation Roundtable of Santa Barbara is extending an invitation to members of SCG to attend a funder briefing on ‘Why & How Funders Should Invest in Grantee Talent.’ We are very fortunate to have Rusty Stahl, Founder of

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2018 Annual Conference: "Our Common Humanity"

Monday, September 17, 2018
7:30am - 5:30pm
Where: 
InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown

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Early bird registration deadline is August 20, 2018
$400 for SCG members registered by August 20

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Ventura County Funders Forum – Funders’ Roles in the 2020 Census

Tuesday, September 11, 2018
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Where: 
Ventura County Community Foundation, Nonprofit Center Board Room

The next Ventura County Funders Forum will take place on September 11, 2018.

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