Advancing Racial Equity and Transforming Government was a learning session to learn about tackling advancing governments role in ... on Race & Equity's approach of normalizing racial equity as a key value, operationalizing racial equity via new policies and institutional .....
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Black communities have been particularly hard hit by the rising tide of inequality in today’s economy. Participants joined us for an exciting briefing that will feature Kimberly Freeman Brown, Sean Thomas Breitfeld, Linda Burnham and Steven Pitts, the authors of two important reports on the state of Black workers. Titled And Still I Rise and #Black Workers Matter, these two groundbreaking reports offer numerous lessons for funders who are interested in expanding economic opportunity for African American communities. We also heard from local leaders about the launch of the Bay Area Black...
... the poverty level for just three months should they lose a job, have a health emergency, or suffer another disruption in income. Those ...
As we head into the final stretch of the 2016 presidential election, how can grantmakers boost participation in the political process through voter engagement? What is our role in restoring the core values of American democracy? Does having an accountable election system that serves the public interest matter to funders?
... rights to fund or engage in public policy, join us for a workshop led by an advocacy law expert Sara Matlin from Alliance for ...
California is often seen as a national leader on issues of racial equity. The values of inclusion and ... incarcerated than white residents. California is at a turning point. Even as there are entrenched systems and policies producing ... a comprehensive online tracking tool ( www.RACECOUNTS. org ) that ranks all 58 counties by seven key issue areas and provides a ...
... and Resilience on March 14, 2018, Alex Briscoe presented a fledgling model for reimagining California’s behavioral health system for ... the California Children’s Trust (the Trust) was formed as a fiscally sponsored project of New Venture Fund with initial funding from the ... please contact Alex Briscoe at alex@cachildrenstrust. org . Update on the California Children’s Trust ...
... solutions could work better, and how funders can support a redistricting process that is independent, transparent and ensures that ...
In 2017, Northern California Grantmakers ( NCG ) engaged with the membership of the Bay Area Health Funders Group (BAHFG) ... and the evolving needs of our members. Results of a member survey and a planning session with key stakeholders revealed members are interested in ...
... grantees to lift the baton for Martin Luther King Jr. Day in a conversation with MLK’s counsel and speech writer, Dr. Clarence B. Jones. Take a look at his most recent piece published January 17, 2016, Rise...
Did you attend our holiday party? Take a look at the fun from 111 Minna Gallery! ...
Jessica Nutik Zitter, a critical care and palliative medicine doctor at Highland Hospital, wrote this ... 2017 OAKLAND, Calif. — I WAS leafing through a patient’s chart last year when a colleague tapped me on the shoulder. “I have a patient who is asking about ...
24 Oct 2017
Areas of Focus
October 24, 2017 -
10:30am to 11:30am
Join by Phone
NCG is holding calls to update funders on the fire response, opportunities for support, and emergent issues. Join us each Tuesday from 10:30-11:30 AM PST. We're tapping expertise from peer networks to learn from those who've gone before, meet the...
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21 Jun 2019
Areas of Focus
June 21, 2019 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm
Oeste Bar & Cafe
... Institute, for our 2 nd annual happy hour to celebrate Get a BEER* and Undo Nonprofit Power Dynamics Day (GBUNPD). Founded by Nonprofit AF’s Vu Le, this is a day “for nonprofit professionals, foundation staff...
... schools in the Redwood City School District, but to a total of 30 schools in 5 districts throughout Silicon Valley this school ... Congratulations to Sobrato Philanthropies and NCG member the Sobrato Family...
NCG member Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) announced last week that they are ... and that all Californians take steps to prevent sparking a wildfire." In 2014, PG&E worked with 38 local Fire Safe...
NCG Member Arabella Advisors announced last week the appointment of ... “I am incredibly excited to be joining such a dynamic team that is truly on the cutting edge of philanthropy,” Ganguli ... Please join us in...
Earlier this month GrantCraft and Glasspockets launched a new guide, Opening Up: Demystifying Foundation Transparency , which puts ... transparency. [T]he guide’s research involved a survey of more than 700...
... Knowledge explains why discrimination on the Internet is a problem and will continue to be as long as net neutrality rules are not ...