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Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 8:30am to 5:00pm
Convened by the Council on Foundations, this meeting will mark the first anniversary of the Philanthropy-Joining Forces Impact Pledge.

Past Events

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Join Council staff members, Kim Bluitt, Member Relations Director, Pacific, Allison Carney, Community Manager, and your peers in the Southern California area for peer networking and conversation on the benefits of Council membership.
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 10:00am to Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 1:00pm
2015 Annual Meeting
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 8:30am to Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 5:00pm
A well-trained staff and a well-informed board are crucial to community foundation success in a fast-changing world. This two-day course helps new and experienced foundation stakeholders build essential skills they need.
Monday, April 13, 2015 - 9:30am to 4:00pm
This convening, co-hosted by The Annie E. Casey Foundation, the Council on Foundations and the Southeastern Council of Foundations, will bring together foundation leaders and stakeholders to continue exploring ways to create equitable opportunities for boys and men of color.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 2:00pm
Presented in collaboration with Mission Investors Exchange, this webinar previewed some of the impact investing conversations at the Council's 2015 Annual Meeting.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Where you live shouldn’t determine how far you can go in life. The Opportunity Index is the nation’s first tool to holistically measure opportunity in communities. Connecting multiple economic, educational, and civic factors, the Index is a powerful way for states and counties to track and advance opportunity. The webinar included key highlights and trends from the latest data as well as examples of how leaders from the philanthropy, business and non-profit sectors around the country are using it to drive positive change.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Co-sponsored by Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees and the Council on Foundations, learn more about how to message and communicate strategies around immigrant-related grantmaking.
Monday, March 16, 2015 - 9:00am to Friday, March 20, 2015 - 5:00pm
Philanthropy Week in Washington informs our policymakers of the vital importance of the work philanthropy does for communities across the country. Join us March 16 through 20 in our nation's capital for a variety of programs that highlight both philanthropy's role and some of the challenges and opportunities in the 114th Congress, in our federal agencies, and with the Administration.
Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
In anticipation of important upcoming regulatory developments that will impact your global grantmaking, the Council hosted this conversation about cross-border philanthropy with Council members and several non-profit law experts.