Past events

SDG provides numerous opportunities throughout the year for members to hear from expert speakers, learn about best practices, and network with grantmaking peers.
Learning Tour
Multiple locations along both sides of the San Diego-Tijuana border
9:00am - 5:00pm
During this full-day excursion to Tijuana, you will learn current research about cross-border air and water quality issues, and hear directly from the bi-national practitioners who are working to address them. Guest speakers from U.S. and Mexican...
Issue Spotlight
3:00pm - 4:15pm
An emergency teleconference for information on how grantmakers can help in the wake of the deadliest mass shooting in our country’s history on Sunday, June 12 at a nightclub in Orlando frequented by the LGBTQ community.
Issue Spotlight
University of San Diego Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies, Rooms C & D
2:00pm - 4:00pm
This program for grantmakers will provide a comprehensive overview of statistics uncovered in a USD study on sex trafficking in San Diego County; explain how law enforcement and others are tackling this nearly $1B industry; and explore the...