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SCG Policy Updates

Thursday, January 1, 2009

To encourage philanthropic investment to maximize the participation of immigrants and other traditionally undercounted populations in the 2010 census.


Thursday, January 1, 2009

This research documents how 15 nonprofit organizations in Los Angeles County and their allies leveraged foundation grants to secure nearly $91 of benefit for every dollar spent for Los Angeles citizens.


Thursday, January 1, 2009

Agenda for Action: Building a Movement for Elder Women's Advocacy presents the findings from the Elder Women's Initiative research and Speak-Outs organized through the combined efforts of The Women's Foundation of California, The California...


Thursday, January 1, 2009

To encourage philanthropic investment to maximize the participation of immigrants and other traditionally undercounted populations in the 2010 census.


Tuesday, April 1, 2008

A panel discussion on philanthropy's role in diplomacy


Tuesday, January 1, 2008

Grantmakers who fund community organizing say it's the best option when you want to promote civic engagement and support lasting solutions to a community's problems. Yet many funders, concerned about the ability to measure its impact and...


Saturday, January 1, 2005

Grantmakers tend to be cautious about funding advocacy, and for good reason - yet advocacy can play a crucial role in advancing a foundation's mission. In this guide, contributors explain that advocacy includes a lot of opportunities to improve...


Saturday, January 1, 2005

The letter and this explanatory document are intended to help grantmakers, nonprofit managers, and advisors to foundations and other nonprofits better understand lobbying opportunities and limits under federal law. Please note that the letter and...


The Bolder Advocacy initiative is a comprehensive approach to training and equipping nonprofits and foundations to be effective in their work by better understanding the laws and regulations governing organizations engaging in advocacy.


Webinars and resources on the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act's impact in California.


Independent Sector's Resource Center features the Principles for Good Governance and Ethical Practice: A Guide for Charities and Foundations, developed by the Panel on the Nonprofit Sector, which outlines 33 principles of sound practice related...


Webinars and resources on the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act's impact in California.


Southern California Grantmakers, Northern California Grantmakers, and San Diego Grantmakers helped defeat legislation that would harm the work of foundations and their grantees. Learn more through our letter to the Chair of the Assembly...


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