Schedule

march, 2018

14mar9:30 am12:30 pmLGBTQ Funds Pre Meeting9:30 am - 12:30 pm

14mar10:00 amFunding Forward 201810:00 am New Orleans, LA

14mar2:00 pm3:00 pmFunding Forward 101, an Orientation for First Timers2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

14mar3:30 pm5:00 pmNaming and Claiming Our Collective Queer Spirit on the Road to FreedomPLENARY3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Sponsored By: : Out In The South

14mar5:00 pm6:30 pmWelcome Cocktail Reception5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

14mar6:30 pm8:30 pmDinner6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

15mar8:00 am9:00 amBreakfast8:00 am - 9:00 am

15mar9:00 am10:30 amSouthern Sensibilities: How Funders Can Better Partner with Southern Communities for LGBTQ LiberationPLENARY9:00 am - 10:30 am Sponsored By: : Funders for LGBTQ Issues

15mar11:00 am12:00 pmMobilizing Philanthropy to Improve School Climate for LGBTQ Youth11:00 am - 12:00 pm Sponsored By: : Schott Foundation for Public Education

15mar11:00 am12:00 pmMasterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission: Seizing the Narrative11:00 am - 12:00 pm Sponsored By: : Funders for LGBTQ Issues, Gill Foundation, Haas Jr. Foundation and Pride Foundation

15mar11:00 am12:00 pmThe Value of Investing in Transgender Communities11:00 am - 12:00 pm Sponsored By: : AIDS United

15mar11:00 am12:00 pmWe Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting For: Real Talk about Real Change for Achieving Racial Equity11:00 am - 12:00 pm Sponsored By: : Pride Foundation

15mar12:15 pm1:00 pmLunch & President’s presentation12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

15mar1:15 pm2:45 pmChallenging the Criminalization of LGBTQ Lives: Lessons from the SouthPLENARY1:15 pm - 2:45 pm Sponsored By: : Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice, Ford Foundation, Groundswell Fund

15mar3:00 pm4:00 pmEvaluation & Strategic Learning for Social Justice Funders3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Sponsored By: : Arcus Foundation

15mar3:00 pm4:00 pmChallenging the Criminalization of LGBTQ Lives: Funder Strategy Session3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Sponsored By: : Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice, Groundswell Fund, Wellspring Philanthropic Fund

15mar3:00 pm4:00 pmMoney, Power, and Politics: The 2020 Census3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Sponsored By: : Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees

15mar3:00 pm4:00 pmMoving the Needle: Strategy Session to Expand Funding for Trans Communities3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Sponsored By: : Grantmakers United for Trans Communities

15mar4:15 pm5:45 pmWhen Disaster Strikes: Urgent Needs and Rapid Response for LGBTQ CommunitiesPLENARY4:15 pm - 5:45 pm Sponsored By: : Foundation For Louisiana

15mar6:30 pm8:00 pmDinner6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

16mar8:20 am9:20 amBreakfast Meeting: Developing a Political Strategy in Your Grantmaking8:20 am - 9:20 am Sponsored By: : Tides Foundation

16mar8:20 am9:20 amBreakfast Session: Funding The Movements Future8:20 am - 9:20 am Sponsored By: : Horizons Foundation

16mar8:20 am9:20 amBreakfast Meeting: Out in the South Network8:20 am - 9:20 am

16mar8:20 am9:20 amBreakfast Meeting: Global Philanthropy Project & Launch of the 2015-16 Global Resources Report8:20 am - 9:20 am

16mar8:30 am9:30 amBreakfast8:30 am - 9:30 am

16mar9:30 am11:00 amBlack Gay Men & Transgender Women in the US South: The Epicenter of America’s HIV EpidemicPLENARY9:30 am - 11:00 am Sponsored By: : Funders Concerned About AIDS

16mar11:15 am12:15 pmEngaging Local Philanthropy: What We Can Learn from Regional, Statewide, and Local Initiatives to Increase LGBTQ Funding11:15 am - 12:15 pm Sponsored By: : BEtter OUTcomes Initiative

16mar11:15 am12:15 pmTools for Change: Measuring Factors that Shape Support for Transgender Rights11:15 am - 12:15 pm Sponsored By: : Gill Foundation, Borealis Philanthropy, Wellspring Philanthropic Fund

16mar11:15 am12:15 pmCentering Black Lives in LGBTQ Grantmaking11:15 am - 12:15 pm Sponsored By: : Borealis Philanthropy

16mar11:15 am12:15 pmFunding the Intersectional Movement to Address LGBTQ Poverty11:15 am - 12:15 pm Sponsored By: : Wellspring Philanthropic Fund

16mar12:15 pm12:45 pmPick up box lunches12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

16mar12:45 pm1:45 pmThe Art of Rapid Response Funding12:45 pm - 1:45 pm Sponsored By: : Borealis Philanthropy, Third Wave Fund, Urgent Action Fund

16mar12:45 pm1:45 pmLGBTQ Aging at the Intersections: Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives12:45 pm - 1:45 pm Sponsored By: : Arcus Foundation

16mar12:45 pm1:45 pmReaching Our Unknown Queer Colleagues to Catalyze Mainstream Funding12:45 pm - 1:45 pm Sponsored By: : Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy

16mar12:45 pm1:45 pmFunders Confronting the Nonprofit Racial Leadership Gap12:45 pm - 1:45 pm Sponsored By: : Borealis Philanthropy, Wellspring Philanthropic Fund

16mar2:00 pm3:30 pmNew Obstacles, & New Horizons: Leading CEOs in LGBTQ Philanthropy on Challenges of the Present and Visions for the FutureClosing Plenary2:00 pm - 3:30 pm DST Sponsored By: : Funders for LGBTQ Issues

29mar4:00 pm5:00 pmEmergency Briefing on Adding Citizenship Question to the 2020 Census4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST Sponsored By: : Funders Committee For Civic Participation (FCCP)

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