Upcoming Events

Annual gathering of 100-150 SCG family philanthropy members.

Annual gathering of 250 SCG members who are interested in how philanthropy engages in public policy, advocacy, and civic engagement issues.

The Jewish Funders Network International Conference is the premiere annual event in Jewish philanthropy. Independent funders, foundation trustees, and foundation professionals from all over the world gather for networking, learning, and fun. The 2017 conference will take place in Atlanta. More information is available at jfunders.org/conference . (Please note, this event is for funders only.)

The Southeastern Council of Foundations 47th Annual Meeting in Amelia Island, FL. Join us for the premier gathering of Southern Funders!  

The Philanthropy Southwest Annual Conference consistently draws several hundred attendees each year. Registration is open to trustees and staff of grantmaking organizations and provides the opportunity to connect with fellow philanthropists located or making investments in the Southwestern United States. Conference participants report that they are energized by the sessions they attend, inspired to collaborate, and motivated to find opportunities for change within their communities. Don't miss this opportunity to be a part of the conversation on philanthropy in the Southwest!

Join the largest gathering of education philanthropists at Grantmakers for Education's 20th annual conference.

Theme: Buen Vivir: Supporting the Role of Indigenous Peoples in Bio-Cultural Diversity, Human Rights and Sustainable Economic Models

The Innovation Conference will bring together philanthropists, private foundations, community foundations, corporate foundations and corporate responsibility professionals to explore how emerging technologies can be used for social good. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn from renowned leaders who will share their expertise in tech, education, health care, social impact and more. Learn more at www.innovationconference.org or contact us at innovation@siliconvalleycf.org.

The Innovation Conference will bring together philanthropists, private foundations, community foundations, corporate foundations and CSR professionals to explore how emerging technologies can be used for social good. Join Silicon Valley Community Foundation in uncovering how technology is transforming the areas of education, health, jobs and the economy, and big data - and how the philanthropic community can play a role.

2016 National Conference

September 26-28, 2016
Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

Our biennial National Conference attracts more than 1,000 philanthropy professionals including:

New and experienced trustees and staff
Next generation philanthropists
Family foundation managers
Individual donors
Donor advised fund holders
Professional partners

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