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2018

November
  • Funders Census Initiative Briefing Series: Census 2020 Messaging Testing Results—Part 4
    November 14, 2018 3:00 pm
    Cosponsored with Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation, Asian Americans Advancing Justice, Associated Grant Makers, Bauman Foundation, Color of Change, Democracy Funders Collaborative Census Subgroup, Economic Opportunity Funders, Environmental Grantmakers Association, Forefront, Funders for LGBTQ Issues, Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation, Funders Together to End Homelessness, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees, Grantmakers Council of Rhode Island, Hispanics in Philanthropy, Leadership Conference Educational Fund, Minnesota Council of Foundations, NALEO, National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy, NY Funder Alliance, Philanthropy California

    The Funders Census Initiative is pleased to present the latest briefing in its series on census messaging results, in partnership with the Democracy Funders Collaborative Census Subgroup.
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October
  • Funders Census Initiative Briefing Series: Census 2020 Messaging Testing Results – Part 3
    October 11, 2018 1:00 pm
    Cosponsored with Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation, Asian Americans Advancing Justice - AAJC, Associated Grant Makers, Bauman Foundation, Chesapeake Bay Funders Network, Color of Change, Democracy Funders Collaborative Census Subgroup, Economic Opportunity Funders, Environmental Grantmakers Association, Forefront, Funders for LGBTQ Issues, Funders Together to End Homelessness, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees, Grantmakers Council of Rhode Island, Hispanics in Philanthropy, Leadership Conference Educational Fund, Minnesota Council of Foundations, NALEO, National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy, NY Funder Alliance, Philanthropy California, Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia, Philanthropy New York, Philanthropy Northwest, Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems Funders, United Philanthropy Forum
    The Funders Census Initiative is pleased to present the third in a series of briefings on census messaging results developed in partnership with the Democracy Funders Collaborative Census Subgroup.
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  • Capturing Election Momentum for Building Power
    October 1, 2018 3:00 pm
    Cosponsored with Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation, Association of Baltimore Area Grantmakers, Chesapeake Bay Funders Network, Economic Opportunity Funders, Environmental Grantmakers Association, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees, Health and Environmental Funders Network, Neighborhood Funders' Group, Philanthropy New York, United Philanthropy Forum, and Women Donors Network
    Join this last webinar in the FCCP Election Series Discussion to explore practical pathways that can capture election momentum to build long-term power for communities of interest.
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September
  • Funders Census Initiative Briefing Series: Census 2020 Messaging Testing Results – Part 2
    September 12, 2018 3:00 pm
    Cosponsored with Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation, Asian Americans Advancing Justice - AAJC, Associated Grant Makers, Bauman Foundation, Chesapeake Bay Funders Network, Color of Change, Democracy Funders Collaborative Census Subgroup, Economic Opportunity Funders, Environmental Grantmakers Association, Forefront, Funders for LGBTQ Issues, Funders Together to End Homelessness, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees, Grantmakers Council of Rhode Island, Hispanics in Philanthropy, Leadership Conference Educational Fund, Minnesota Council of Foundations, NALEO, National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy, NY Funder Alliance, Philanthropy California, Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia, Philanthropy New York, Philanthropy Northwest, Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems Funders, United Philanthropy Forum
    The Funders Census Initiative is pleased to present the second in a series of briefings on census messaging results developed in partnership with the Democracy Funders Collaborative Census Subgroup.
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  • GOTV + Election Protection Needs + Opportunities
    September 10, 2018 3:00 pm
    Cosponsored with Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation, Association of Baltimore Area Grantmakers, Chesapeake Bay Funders Network, Economic Opportunity Funders, Environmental Grantmakers Association, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees, Health and Environmental Funders Network, Neighborhood Funders' Group, Philanthropy New York, United Philanthropy Forum, and Women Donors Network
    This is the second call in a two-part funders-only discussion series designed to share intelligence on timely, nonpartisan opportunities for philanthropy to help ensure full and fair participation in the democratic process.
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  • Funders Census Initiative Briefing Series: Census 2020 Messaging Testing Results – Part 1
    September 6, 2018 3:00 pm
    Cosponsored with Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation, Asian Americans Advancing Justice - AAJC, Associated Grant Makers, Bauman Foundation, Chesapeake Bay Funders Network, Color of Change, Democracy Funders Collaborative Census Subgroup, Economic Opportunity Funders, Environmental Grantmakers Association, Forefront, Funders for LGBTQ Issues, Funders Together to End Homelessness, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees, Grantmakers Council of Rhode Island, Hispanics in Philanthropy, Leadership Conference Educational Fund, Minnesota Council of Foundations, NALEO, National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy, NY Funder Alliance, Philanthropy California, Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia, Philanthropy New York, Philanthropy Northwest, Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems Funders, United Philanthropy Forum
    The Funders Census Initiative is pleased to present the first in a series of briefings on census messaging results developed in partnership with the Democracy Funders Collaborative Census Subgroup.
    Learn More >



August
  • Tools to Assess Program Gaps and Needs for the 2018 Voter Mobilization
    August 16, 2018 2:00 pm
    Cosponsored with Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation, Association of Baltimore Area Grantmakers, Chesapeake Bay Funders Network, Economic Opportunity Funders, Environmental Grantmakers Association, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees, Health and Environmental Funders Network, Neighborhood Funders' Group, Philanthropy New York, United Philanthropy Forum, and Women Donors Network
    This is the first call in a two-part funders-only discussion series designed to share intelligence on timely, nonpartisan opportunities for philanthropy to help ensure full and fair participation in the democratic process.
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  • Erasing Representation: The Implications of the Census Citizenship Status Question on Reapportionment and Redistricting
    August 15, 2018 12:00 pm
    Cosponsored with Associated Grant Makers, Bauman Foundation, Economic Opportunity Funders, Economic Opportunity Funders, Environmental Grantmakers Association, Forefront, Funders' Committee for Civic Participation, Funders Together to End Homelessness, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees, Grantmakers Council of Rhode Island, Hispanics in Philanthropy, National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy, Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia, Philanthropy New York, Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems Funders, and United Philanthropy Forum
    This discussion will explore how census data is used in congressional, state, and local redistricting, and the impact of the U.S. Supreme Court case Evenwel v. Abbott; how efforts to draw out non-citizens or non-voters could affect the democratic process; and what needs to be done to ensure communities are represented.
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July
  • Philanthropy’s Response to the Addition of a Citizenship Question to the 2020 Census
    July 12, 2018 3:00 pm
    Cosponsored with Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation, Associated Grant Makers, Bauman Foundation, Chesapeake Bay Funders, Democracy Funders Collaborative Census Subgroup, Forefront, Funders for LGBTQ Issues, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees, Grantmakers Council of Rhode Island, Hispanics in Philanthropy, Minnesota Council of Foundations, Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia, Philanthropy New York, Philanthropy Northwest, Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems Funders, and United Philanthropy Forum
    During this webinar, funders will learn about where the proposed citizenship question stands now and how key national stakeholder organizations are organizing to respond to it, how funders and Philanthropy Serving Organizations can sign-on to letters regarding the citizenship question and submit their own comments, and how funders can help inform their grantees about sign-on comment letters and other organizing opportunities for stakeholder groups.
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  • Funding for Cultural Change: Creating and Meeting the Moment
    July 9, 2018 3:00 pm
    Cosponsored with Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation, Association of Baltimore Area Grantmakers, Economic Opportunity Funders, Environmental Grantmakers Association, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees, Health and Environmental Funders Network, Neighborhood Funders' Group, Philanthropy New York, United Philanthropy Forum, and Women Donors Network
    This discussion will explore how grassroots leaders have leveraged or helped create these moments to build long-term power in their communities and will consider how funders have been supporting this work thus far.
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2010

November
  • Advocacy for Impact - Guiding Grantees to Success
    November 1, 2010 2:00 pm
    Election season and political shake-ups mean nonprofits will soon be seeking funding to support advocacy efforts. This interactive session explored approaches to determining which advocacy efforts compliment a foundation's theory of change, guiding nonprofits in the development of plans for successful advocacy, and assessing the soundness of an advocacy strategy presented in a proposal.
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