We're kicking off Day 2 with Data Dives breakout sessions! What are the tools, surveys, mapping, and benchmark sources that will drive our actions as we think about our philanthropic support, corporate investment and strategize about how we use our resources? These short Data Dives breakout sessions will provide great input as you think about where to take action and how.
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9:30am to 10:00am
29 Jul 2020
Areas of Focus
July 29, 2020 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
We are in a crisis within a crisis. We are facing a pandemic of COVID-19 within systemic racism, which has always been with us. Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities are facing a particular set of experiences in the pandemic that...
NCG's signature program, New Grantmakers Institute: Grantmaking for the 21st Century , helps those new to philanthropy to build understanding of best practices for ethical and effective grantmaking.
Run by Confluence Philanthropy and Resource Generation, the Next Gen Fellowship is a 6-month intensive peer-to-peer learning program for trustees and individual donors seeking to align their values with the management of their assets.
01 Feb 2022
February 1, 2022 (All day) to April 15, 2022 (All day)
NCG recently announced a partnership with NCFP. Members can now have free access to NCFP's webinars and resources. You can learn more about it here . Peer Learning for Family Philanthropy Leaders The National Center for Family Philanthropy (NCFP)...
11 Feb 2016
February 11, 2016 -
9:00am to 10:30am
Join NCFP for this follow-up to the tremendously popular “Toeing the Line” webinar they held last December on common legal pitfalls in foundation governance.
NCG member the Stuart Foundation has named its new President. Congratulations to Sophie Fanelli !
Blue Shield of California Foundation has announced Annie Z. Wong as its new Director of Finance, Operations, and Grants. Congratulations Annie! Read the announcement below. San Francisco, CA (October 22, 2019) –...
This annual publication produced by Funders for LGBTQ issues provides an in-depth analysis of foundation funding for LGBTQ issues in calendar year 2012. This 11th annual edition of the tracking report captures data on 4,068 grants awarded by 399 foundations, making it the most comprehensive assessment of LGBTQ funding.
25 May 2016
May 25, 2016 (All day)
This year's conference theme is The Power of Now. The quickening pace of change with respect to elections, social movements and the region’s rapid economic shifts demand our attention. Join us for a discussion of how to galvanize and make the most...
Philanthropy California and nearly 120 philanthropic institutions from across the country have signed onto a joint statement in support of children and families seeking refuge in the United States.
Our region’s increasing poles of wealth and poverty and racial disparities mean people getting older will need thoughtful action now if we are to build the kind of inclusive participatory communities we value. On July 27th, the Metta Fund, Thomas J. Long Foundation, Marin Community Foundation, and NCG brought together a robust panel to discuss and equip members with thoughtful insights into the ways that inequity plays out as we age across economic justice, racial equity, asset building, women’s issues, workforce development, and social determinants of health.
The Social Impact Exchange, a community of funders, advisors, wealth managers, intermediaries, nonprofits and researchers interested in developing practices for funding and implementing large-scale expansions of top-performing nonprofit initiatives...
NCG member organization The James Irvine Foundation announced today the appointment of Don Howard as its new President and CEO.
NCG member The Christensen Fund announced the appointment of Dr. Sanjay Kabir Bavikatte as the foundation's next Executive Director. He will take begin with the foundation's headquarters in San Francisco near the end of the year.
Are you looking for a way to differ your impact in the Bay Area? Have you checked out our Job Board recently?
Silicon Valley Community Foundation is leading the charge to address math misplacement by sponsoring the California Placement Act of 2015-AB 359. SVCF is excited to announce that SB 359 has passed legislature and is awaiting the Governor's signature.
Exponent Philanthropy has offered this important benchmarking tool to NCG's members at a 20% discount through the end of the year. They can learn more about the report at here . To receive the discounted price, just need to enter the discount code COLLEAGUE when purchasing. Exponent Philanthropy ’s 2016 Foundation Operations and Management Report is considered the tool for benchmarking by foundations that operate with few or no staff. Based on responses from more than 550 Exponent Philanthropy member foundations, it tells the powerful...
When women thrive, those around them typically do, too—and when they struggle, so do others. Yet women’s mental health and wellbeing have received insufficient attention from the health care field, from government, and from philanthropy. This lack of attention has left a gap that needs to be filled if we hope to see progress on numerous intersecting issues, from women’s rights to health care to education. Working with the Hope & Grace Fund, a philanthropic project of skincare and beauty brand Philosophy , Arabella Advisors has produced a new report that explores opportunities for funders...
15 Jun 2017
June 15, 2017 -
9:30am to 12:00pm
Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation
The federal budget season kicked off in high gear with the release of presidential priorities in March. While the federal budget is far from being finalized, the anticipated impact may be widespread across housing, transportation, health, arts,...