Past Events


Achieving Success for Women and Girls in East Africa

November 19, 2016,
10:00am to 12:00pm
Seattle, WA

Educating and empowering women and girls is one of the most effective approaches to global development. But what programs work and why? How can successes be replicated on a larger scale for more impact? Two highly effective East African Pangea grant partners will join us on November 19 to share their fresh insights and inspirations for supporting women and girls to develop their full potential in Kenya and Burundi. Come hear what these dynamic leaders have learned about creating successful programs  and the tremendous impact their work is having in the communities they serve and beyond.


Collective Impact Community Partners Half-Day Meeting

June 8, 2016, 2:00pm PDT
Seattle, WA

Are you among community partners currently involved in a collective impact initiative and want to deepen your understanding of this approach to collaboration? Or maybe you are not yet working on collective impact, but you want to learn more about the keys to building and sustaining momentum with cross-sector partnerships? If so, you are invited to the Collective Impact Forum’s Collective Impact Community Partners Half-Day Meeting, one of several gatherings at the 2016 Collective Impact Convening. Take advantage of joint discussions with experienced backbone leaders and funders from around the country who will attend distinct but aligned meetings in Seattle.


Conversation with Dedo: Investing in Fragile States

April 5, 2016,
12:00pm to 2:00pm

Philanthropy Northwest, Pangea Giving and the Global Donors Exchange present: A stimulating discussion about investing in fragile states, the current situation in Burundi, and the Segal Foundation’s innovative programs to build capacity with grassroots community development organizations with Dedo Baranshamaje, Director of Special Projects for the Segal Family Foundation.


Thriving Communities Conference 2016: Water and Community

March 17, 2016 (All day) to March 19, 2016 (All day)
Clinton, Wash.

The Salish Sea is our water home in the Northwest. Water is the most precious resource on our planet. What are the conversations your community is having about this endangered resource? How does water integrate a thriving community? Join leaders from the Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition, Methow Conservancy, Whidbey Watershed Stewards and Dreamrider Productions for a three-day gathering convened by the Whidbey Institute's Thriving Communities Initiative. Participants will explore innovative models for water conservation and engage in open and active dialogue about possibilities and outcomes in their own community. 


Livable Neighborhoods Civic Boot Camp

March 4, 2016 (All day)

Created in 2015, Seattle City Club's Livable Neighborhoods Civic Boot Camp addresses Seattle’s commitment to sustainable neighborhoods. We explore green space, food access, historical and cultural preservation, transit and walkability, and housing and development. The focus is on Seattle’s fastest growing neighborhood, Cascade-South Lake Union, and tackles issues of change in the area's economy, demographics, ecology and culture.


Rallying America: RP/6 VIP Cocktail Reception Celebrating Veterans

November 13, 2015,
5:00pm to 8:00pm
Woodmark Hotel

In honor of Veterans Day 2015, please join the RP/6 Team and supporters to celebrate our local military and their families at a VIP cocktail reception with special guest, General Pete Chiarelli, the 32nd Vice Chief of Staff of the Army. Join RP/6 in bringing together the American public and the Americans who have worn the cloth of our nation abroad.


AmericaServes: Collective Impact Strategies Supporting U.S. Service Members, Veterans and Families

October 23, 2015,
10:00am to 1:00pm

Please join AmericaServes, the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University, Schultz Family Foundation, Walmart Foundation, Accenture, FSG and local service providers from the public, private and nonprofit sectors on October 23rd to learn about collective impact initiatives and opportunities to enhance the quality and diversity of services, resources, and care offered to transitioning service members, veterans, and their families in their communities.


Independent Sector - Threads Seattle

June 26, 2015,
9:00am to 12:00pm

The world is rapidly changing around us. If the nonprofit and philanthropic sector is to thrive in the decades ahead, we must come together to assess the daunting challenges and incredible opportunities that face us.


Points of Light Civic Accelerator "CivicX Café"

May 28, 2015,
4:00pm to 6:00pm

The CivicX Café is a unique twist on the typical accelerator “Demo Night.” It is an unique opportunity for impact investment, venture philanthropy, foundation, and CSR professionals to connect with promising impact entrepreneurs and share insights and feedback around their informal pitch through structured, coffee-shop style conversations in a casual setting.