Diversity / Equity / Inclusion Events

Thursday, June 18, 2020

The Black Funders Network of the Bay Area, East Bay Community Foundation, Latino Community Foundation, and Philanthropy California have joined forces to create a speaker series around the persistent and pervasive underinvestment in Black and Latino-led grassroots nonprofits.

Thursday, June 11, 2020


Tuesday, October 15, 2019

While learning about diversity, equity and inclusion is an essential first step, on its own, greater understanding does not necessarily equate to greater equity within organizations or result in more equtable philanthropic investment. What does it mean to actually lead an organization toward greater equity? What do those who are ready and motivated to practice courageous leadership to achieve greater equity need to do so enduringly and successfully?

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Immigration issues have attracted significant attention over the past few years as changes in federal policies have ignited debates across the political spectrum. But where does California fit into this dialogue?

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Do you fund in areas such as economic opportunity, education (from early childhood through high school), health care access, housing, voting rights, and criminal justice reform?  A newly launched online tracking tool, RACE COUNTS, provides important data about how all 58 California counties compare across 44 indicators in 7 key issue areas, with a focus on racial disparities.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Monday, May 8, 2017

As part of San Diego Grantmakers' Equity Series and Rabble Rouser Series, we are bringing in Alan Jenkins of The Opportunity Agenda for "Ten Lessons for Talking About Equity in a New Era."

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Join Padmini Parthasarathy, program director at The California Wellness Foundation, as she highlights the foundation’s journey to explicitly infuse equity into their work and how, as a result, they are better able to reach those in the most need – even in times of political, social or funding uncertainty. Bring your examples and questions to this dynamic discussion.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Hosted by Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR), join this call to learn about how federal policy will impact trafficking victims and survivors, the existing support infrastructure for survivors, and how philanthropy is responding, from investments in prevention and direct services to systemic solutions.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Southern California Grantmakers (SCG) is here to help you stay informed and engaged in this tumultuous policy environment.