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Native Americans

Event

The Inaugural Los Angeles Indigenous Peoples Day Celebration

Monday, October 8, 2018
7:00am - 7:00pm
Where: 
Los Angeles City Hall

City Councilmember Mitch O’Farrell and the Los Angeles City-County Native American Indian Commission announced the first official celebration to commemorate Indigenous Peoples Day in Los Angeles.

Event

RACE COUNTS: 58 County Analysis and Roadmap for Racial Equity

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: 
The California Endowment, Center for Healthy Communities, Redwood Room

California is often seen as a national leader on issues of racial equity. The values of racial justice and social inclusion resonate with the many millions of residents who call California home.

Event

California’s Race to Lead: The Racial Leadership Gap in the Golden State

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
9:00am - 11:00am
Where: 
California Community Foundation, Joan Palevsky Center

Southern California Grantmakers is pleased to partner with the Building Movement Project to discuss the findings from their recently released

Resource

2020 Census: Hard-to-Count Fact Sheets

Publication date: 
09/10/2018

The Census Bureau faces various challenges to an unconventional census which includes a new online response option and the pending inclusion of the citizenship question. These challenges increase the potential of undercounting historically underrepresented groups referred to as “Hard-to-Count” (HTC) communities. These groups are at higher risk of not being fully counted in the 2020 Census which can lead to unequal access to vital public and private resources.

Resource

Race to Lead: Confronting the Nonprofit Racial Leadership Gap

Publication date: 
01/19/2018

The nonprofit sector is experiencing a racial leadership gap. Studies show the percentage of people of color in the executive director/CEO role has remained under 20% for the last 15 years even as the country becomes more diverse.