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SCG Policy Updates

Monday, April 23, 2018

Engaging a New Generation of Leaders: A blog by Connie Malloy, Portfolio Director, James Irvine Foundation, who moderated the “Innovative Civic and Voter Engagement...

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Last month, Philanthropy California, an alliance of Southern California, Northern California and San Diego Grantmakers, ventured to...

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Nonprofit Vote has put together a set of practical tools for foundations looking to support nonpartisan voter engagement activities in their programs or grantmaking.

Monday, April 16, 2018

Latino Community Foundation and the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) Educational Fund joined forces to produce this roadmap to secure a fair and accurate count in the midst of unprecedented challenges.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

During the June 2018 election, residents in a few Northern California counties will consider ballot measures that intend to create childcare program subsidies for low- and middle-income families.

Friday, March 30, 2018

Guide outlines options available to administrators when responding to requests for personal information on undocumented students by law enforcement

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Good morning from Washington, DC! Our Public Policy Roundup is coming from Capitol Hill, where as Philanthropy California, an alliance of Northern California, Southern California and San Diego Grantmakers, we spent two days meeting with more than...

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Attached are materials from Los Angeles County's Equity Listening Session including the five dimensions of social determinants of health and several policy focus areas for the County.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Last week, Congress reached an agreement on a federal spending plan that would lift spending caps on defense and non-defense spending, put off a raising of the debt ceiling to March 2019 (after this year’s November elections), put the annual...

Thursday, February 15, 2018

This month’s Public Policy Roundup highlights three bills moving through the State Legislature: one that seeks to address the effects of capping the state and local tax deduction for federal taxes; one dealing with homelessness; and one expanding...

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

As has been documented by the County, external stakeholders and others, there is a crisis in the foster care system in Los Angeles County.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

On June 5, 2018, California voters will decide on Proposition 68, a $4 billion bond measure focused on providing adequate and clean water, parks and recreation improvements, capital investments for flooding control and addressing climate change....

Friday, January 26, 2018

In the last two weeks, SCG has taken action to support an accurate and fair count in the 2020 Census.