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Dear Colleagues, While writing to you, I’m taking a moment to pause in the midst of the relentless news cycle we have been experiencing for some time now. The last couple of weeks—including last week’s painful Senate hearing on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court—have been... Read more
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The J. Paul Getty Trust announced that Deborah Marrow, director of the Getty Foundation, will retire at the end of December 2018 after more than three decades of leadership roles at the J. Paul Getty Trust, including leading the Getty’s grantmaking programs since 1989.  As Foundation director,... Read more
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The following is an article published in The Chronicle of Philanthropy by SCG members Fred Ali, President and CEO of the Weingart Foundation; Antonia Hernández, President and CEO of the California Community Foundation; and Robert K. Ross, President and CEO of The California Endowment.   Of all the... Read more
The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation is proud to honor Amazon Frontlines and Ceibo Alliance with the first annual Environmental Activist Award. This award celebrates environmental groups or individual activists whose work has created significant, positive impact in their field of focus. Winners of the... Read more
Since its launch in 2016, the Center for Strategic Public-Private Partnerships has helped its partners co-invest more than $4.5 million to transform Los Angeles County’s system serving vulnerable youth and families. To build upon these successes, today the Board of Supervisors approved a motion... Read more
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A public health funder based in California just kicked in $10 million to aid the state’s $90 million efforts to get a fair and accurate census count in 2020. The count determines the destination of federal dollars, the breakdown of representation in Washington and even influences where private... Read more
Dear Colleagues, Our 2018 Annual Conference is less than two weeks away on Monday, September 17th. And in my mind, it really couldn’t come at a better time. If you’re at all like me, then you know how easy it is to get wrapped up in our day-to-day work and overwhelmed by the constant drumbeat of... Read more
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In recognition of its 30 years of grantmaking, the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA’s unwavering commitment to Geriatrics and David B. Reuben’s 25-year leadership, Archstone Foundation’s Board of Director’s approved a $1,000,000 expansion grant over 10 years for the existing Archstone... Read more