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20 Years of Life - Book Launch and Discussion with The...

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. These resource deficits are breeding grounds for extreme anxiety and stress, which combine to... Read More

Philanthropic Briefing: Supporting Immigrant and Refugee...

For many immigrant and refugee families in the United States, schools serve as trusted entities—and this role has only been amplified in recent years. Since 2016, California’s Pre-K-12 schools have been grappling with how to provide a safe and inclusive learning environment for students impacted by a marked increase in xenophobic rhetoric, stepped... Read More

Facilitation and Collaborative Leadership Workshop

Skillful collaboration is facilitated by an open mind and heart, keen powers of observation of self and others, compassionate communication, a whole-systems view and a willingness to witness and experience transformation. This workshop will promote these qualities while seeking to enhance leadership skills, self-awareness and a capacity... Read More

Why Is Everyone Talking about Stockton? A Reinvention Tour with...

Join us for a full-day funders convening and Reinvention Tour with Mayor Michael Tubbs to learn about Stockton's transformative initiatives, including the Stockton Scholars College Promise Campaign, the Universal Basic Income pilot program, the South Stockton Promise Zone collective impact collaborative and the... Read More

Emerging Leaders Peer-to-Peer Network Application for 2018-2019

SCG's 2018-2019 Emerging Leaders Peer-to-Peer network is an exciting peer-learning professional development coaching program modeled after SCG’s Senior Peer-to-Peer Network. The program brings together select emerging leaders and mid-level career foundation professionals from SCG member organizations to engage closely with... Read More

2018 Family Philanthropy Conference: Pathways to Impact

Family foundations have always played a key role in philanthropy, with their focus on strong grantee and community relationships and ability to respond nimbly. Now, family philanthropy is poised to both broaden and deepen its impact as the number of family foundations continues to grow. The question is, how can we make the most of our unique... Read More

What's New at SCG

Dear Colleagues, With our esteemed President and CEO Chris Essel connecting with global leaders at the International Women’s... more

Each spring the Center for Nonprofit Management (CNM) distributes a sector survey to nonprofit leaders throughout Southern... more

The foundation arm of Citigroup Inc. announced April 26 that it will give $500,000 each to seven different Los Angeles non-... more


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