2015 Annual Meeting | April 24-28, 2015 | San Francisco, Ca

Leading Together

Hope and Opportunity in a Destabilized World

2015 Annual Meeting - Family FoundationsFamily Foundation Sessions

The dynamic nature of family philanthropy is informed by past legacy and forward-looking innovation from living donors and next generation engagement. Around the world, family philanthropists serve as change agents to leverage partnerships and spark collective action. Sessions are designed to help you incorporate innovative strategies and new giving models in your own foundation, bringing about even greater change in your community. Meet the Working Group that planned these sessions.



  • All Days

  • Saturday, April 25

  • Sunday, April 26

  • Monday, April 27

  • Tuesday, April 28

Saturday, April 25

5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Family Philanthropy Reception


Sunday, April 26

11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Case Study: Engaging the Next Generation on Climate Change with Divest/Invest Philanthropy


Golden Gate, Salon C1, B2 Level

1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

We Have the Most Space to Innovate: An Example of Evolving Family Philanthropy


Golden Gate, Salon C1, B2 Level

3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

The Elephant in the Family Room: What are You Doing with Your Corpus?


Golden Gate, Salon C1, B2 Level

Monday, April 27

11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Family and Small Foundations Maximizing Unique Assets to Catalyze Change


Golden Gate, Salon C1, B2 Level

1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Storytelling and Movement Building: Family Foundations in the Vanguard


Golden Gate, Salon C1, B2 Level

Tuesday, April 28

8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Tackling Transitions & Avoiding Avoidance


Golden Gate, Salon C1, B2 Level

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

An Artful Approach to Community Revitalization and Public-Private Partnerships in San Francisco


Golden Gate, Salon C1, B2 Level

5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Family Philanthropy Reception


11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Case Study: Engaging the Next Generation on Climate Change with Divest/Invest Philanthropy


Golden Gate, Salon C1, B2 Level

1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

We Have the Most Space to Innovate: An Example of Evolving Family Philanthropy


Golden Gate, Salon C1, B2 Level

3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

The Elephant in the Family Room: What are You Doing with Your Corpus?


Golden Gate, Salon C1, B2 Level

11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Family and Small Foundations Maximizing Unique Assets to Catalyze Change


Golden Gate, Salon C1, B2 Level

1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Storytelling and Movement Building: Family Foundations in the Vanguard


Golden Gate, Salon C1, B2 Level

8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Tackling Transitions & Avoiding Avoidance


Golden Gate, Salon C1, B2 Level

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

An Artful Approach to Community Revitalization and Public-Private Partnerships in San Francisco


Golden Gate, Salon C1, B2 Level