Solidarity Defense & Action Funder Briefing
2/12/2018 – 2/13/2018
8:30 am – 5:00 pm PT
Environmental Grantmakers Association
Scottish Rite Center
1547 Lakeside Dr.
Oakland, CA 94612
On behalf of more than 20 affinity partners, we are very excited to open registration for the Solidarity Defense & Action Funder Briefing to be held on February 12 & 13, 2018 in Oakland, CA.
As we begin the New Year, whether you fund democracy, environment, immigration, human rights, LGBTQ or other priorities, this joint gathering offers an opportunity for shared learning across these areas to help us more effectively stand together.
This joint funder briefing is a unique opportunity to break bread and interact with funders across multiple sectors. This day will include Ignite speeches from incredible thought leaders, funders and fellow activists as well as facilitated workshops in order to share strategies to defend and move forward efforts to protect people, place and planet.
A full agenda is available here, where speakers will be updated as they are confirmed.
Affinity groups involved in co-sponsoring this effort to-date are: Biodiversity Funders Group, Blue Sky Funders Forum, CHANGE Philanthropy, EDGE Funders Alliance, Environmental Grantmakers Association,Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation, Funders Concerned About AIDS, Funders for LGBTQ Issues,Funders for Reproductive Equity, Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities, Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees, Grantmakers in Arts, Health and Environmental Funders Network, Hispanics in Philanthropy, Human Rights Funders Network, Media Impact Funders, Neighborhood Funders Group, Northern California Grantmakers, Peace and Security Funders Group, Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement, Smart Growth California, and United Philanthropy Forum.