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July 21, 2015

NCG hosts a wide range of programs all throughout the year on various issues impacting our community and the philanthropic sector as well as opportunities for professional development and skill building for grantmakers and philanthropists. What you might not know is that we also gather our members together for peer networking opportunities.

July 14, 2015

Have you registered for this year’s Corporate Philanthropy Institute? What are you waiting for? The conference is taking place September 21, 2015 and Early Bird registration ends this Friday, July 17th.

July 7, 2015

Want to know how to make the most of your NCG membership? Here are 10 ways to engage in 2015!

June 29, 2015

More NCG members share their thoughts and feelings about the historic ruling announced last Friday granting marriage equality to the LGBTQA community. Happy Pride!

June 16, 2015

NCG is pleased to announce the dates for its signature corporate event—the 2015 Corporate Philanthropy Institute (CPI) will take place on September 21 in San Francisco.

June 16, 2015

Get to know the NCG associate team: Senior Operations Associate Jenny Chinn, Collaborative Philanthropy Associate Krystle Chipman, Knowledge & Communications Associate Kayla Eichamer, and Member Services Associate Gabrielle Traub.

June 9, 2015

NCG's Director of Member Engagement Phuong Quach once again interviews two NCG members who are each putting their best fashion foot forward. Learn what Gwyneth Tripp and Cedric Brown have to say about their personal approaches to fashion.

June 9, 2015

Here in the Bay Area we have a large and diverse Asian American and Pacific Islander Community—Asian Americans make up 24% of the Bay Area population vs. less than 6% nationwide. It’s hard to imagine this cultural community not being a strong political bloc.

June 8, 2015

2015 has been a busy year for NCG! This year we decided to expand our membership qualifications, and in doing so have some great members who are new to our community.

June 3, 2015

After 10 years at NCG, our very own Knowledge and Communications Manager Marisela Orta will be leaving the Bay Area for Iowa. She’s about to join the very prestigious Iowa Playwrights Workshop—one of the top MFA programs in the country for playwrights. Did we mention she's a playwright?