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COVID-19 Weekly Northwest Funders Call - September 18

COVID-19 Weekly Northwest Funders Call - September 18

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Event details

Friday, September 18, 2020
10:00am to 11:30am PDT

About this event

Due to the prevalence of the wildfires throughout the West, we are pivoting the topic of the call to focus on wildfires and recovery. We will revisit the topic of mental health in a future call.

This week in our COVID-19 Northwest Funders call we will discuss wildfires and recovery. While we are still under threat of the COVID-19 pandemic, the West is suffering from catastrophic wildfires. Millions of acres in Oregon, Idaho and Washington are burning and hundreds of thousands of people are under evacuation orders or warnings. Join us to hear about critical needs, funds being stood up and lessons learned in healing and prevention of future fires.


  • Chairman Rodney Cawston, Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation
  • Anne Kubisch, The Ford Family Foundation
  • Jessica Stewart-Kuntz, Montana Community Foundation
  • Regine Webster, Center for Disaster Philanthropy


Participation in this meeting is open to philanthropic organizations that currently make grants. This includes corporate giving offices, private and public foundations, community foundations, government grantmakers and CDFI institutions with a philanthropic focus. You do not need to be a Philanthropy Northwest member to participate, but do need to represent an organizational philanthropic institution. Please do not join this call if you are a nonprofit organization. If you are unsure about your eligibility, please contact Nancy Sanabria


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Who Already Registered
Meyer Memorial TrustStolte Family FoundationOregon Wildlife FoundationPhilanthropy NorthwestHigh Stakes Foundation