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Digital Impact for Grantmakers, with Dr. Lucy Bernholz

What are the current challenges for grantmakers in the digital age and what tools are needed to help them use digital resources safely, ethically and effectively? Join Dr. Lucy Bernholz from Stanford University’s Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society (Stanford PACS) Digital Civil Society Lab, for an action-oriented workshop uniquely designed... Read More

Foundation Aging Network Meeting, 3/20/19

Join us for the next Foundation Aging Network (FAN) meeting on March 20th, 2019 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at the The California Endowment in downtown Los Angeles. FAN is an informal group of grantmakers from across all of Southern California interested in sharing issues related to serving an older adult population. This... Read More

2019 Social Impact Fast Pitch

The 11th Annual SVP LA Social Impact Fast Pitch is the culmination of a 10-week training program for innovative, high-impact nonprofits that are driving positive change across Greater Los Angeles. The program helps nonprofit leaders powerfully communicate their story and connects them with leaders in the business, philanthropic, and... Read More

2019 Mission Investing Institute

Impact Investing for Foundation Staff and Asset Owners New To the Field March 26-28 Mission Investors Exchange’s 16th Mission Investing Institute at Ford Foundation’s Center for Social Justice, New York City will feature 2 ½ days of member-led sessions bringing together staff members from foundations or other asset owners across the country... Read More

An Innovation in Nonprofit Sustainability: Launching the...

  Event Overview How can funders address the targeted capacity building needs of nonprofits, at scale, throughout Southern California? The Annenberg Foundation and Catchafire, working with other Southern California funders and SCG, are building a regional collaborative that will focus on nonprofit sustainability in an innovative new way... Read More

Child Welfare Funders Collaborative Meeting, March 2019

The Center for Strategic Partnerships and Southern California Grantmakers invite you to our next Child Welfare Funders Collaborative meeting on March 28, 2019. This convening will focus on two timely topics related to prevention of children and families entering the child welfare system. Panelists will share information on the exciting... Read More

What's New at SCG

Chad Franks, Principal at KPMG, discusses with SCG the company's corporate giving.   Tell us about your company’s CSR/... more

Los Angeles District Attorney Moves Toward Systems-Change:  New Mental Health Division and Philanthropic Support   On January 23... more

Dear Colleagues: The month of February was short but action-packed – in the world around us and at SCG. Just in the last few... more


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