Past Events

Mar
25

Q1 Pierce County Funders Group Meeting (VIRTUAL)

March 25, 2020,
9:30am to 11:30am
PDT
Virtual

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN MOVED FROM IN-PERSON TO VIRTUAL.

Join us for the Q1 Pierce County Funders Group meeting. During this virtual meeting, we will discuss how to strengthen philanthropic partnerships with Native communities and ways to deepen our investments by lifting up and supporting tribal sovereignty and self-determination. 

Mar
18

Q1 Corporate Member Luncheon (POSTPONED)

March 18, 2020,
12:00pm to 1:30pm
PDT
Virtual

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. STAY TUNED FOR UPDATES ON WHEN IT WILL BE RE-SCHEDULED.

Join us for our Q1 Corporate Member Luncheon hosted by Alaska Airlines! During this session, Diana Birkett Rakow, vice president of external relations at Alaska Airlines, will share information on the Seattle Chamber of Commerce, her new position as chair of the board, and how the chamber is thinking about the role of business and its intersection with philanthropy. 

Feb
11

2020 Northwest Children’s Foundation Forum: Community Trauma and Child Well-Being

February 11, 2020,
11:30am to 4:00pm
PST
Seattle, WA and Online

Mark your calendars for the upcoming 2020 Northwest Children’s Foundation Forum: Community Trauma and Child Well-Being: A Deeper Dive into the Future of Healing.

Northwest Children's Foundation is pleased to welcome back Dr. Shawn Ginwright, professor of education and africana studies at San Francisco State University, as their keynote speaker, and Seattle pediatrician Dr. Ben Danielson as their panel moderator. Together, they will guide attendees through thought-provoking discussions, challenge thinking and share their expert perspectives. 

Jan
30-31

Building Community Philanthropy Convening

January 30, 2020, 8:30am PST to January 31, 2020, 1:30pm PST
Seattle, WA

The Building Community Philanthropy initiative helps strengthen the capacity of community foundations, United Ways and identity-based foundations to drive meaningful progress in their communities.

Dec
11

Q4 Pierce County Funders Group Meeting

December 11, 2019,
9:30am to 11:30am
PST
Tacoma, WA

Gather with your friends and colleagues to learn about philanthropy’s role in public policy and advocacy, explore ways for funders to build organizational capacity and strategy around advocacy, and how to work with grantees to support the most effective and meaningful types of investments. 

Nov
21

Engaging Philanthropy in Setting and Addressing a Research Agenda for Child and Family Services

November 21, 2019,
2:30pm to 4:30pm
PST
Seattle, WA

This session will include a three interactive components: (1) Review of the best research advances in child welfare and policy practice in the past 5-10 years; (2) Group discussion to identify the knowledge and research gaps in the fields of child welfare, children's behavioral health, and substance abuse treatment; and (3) Discussion of how to address key research/knowledge gaps - including new ways of collaborating to ensure that the right research is conducted and used for policy, program design and practice.

Oct
3

Washington Health Philanthropy Partnership Autumn Meeting

October 3, 2019,
1:30pm to 4:30pm
PDT
Philanthropy Northwest

The Washington Meeting of the Health Partnership (HPP) will occur the afternoon of October 3, at the Philanthropy Northwest Office. 

The Washington Health Philanthropy Partnership is inclusive of health funders in Washington. It is primarily a learning community with the intention toward aligning strategies, language, and resources to achieve health equity in the region.

Sep
23

Philanthropy Deep Dive: Dismantling Islamophobia, Championing Community

September 23, 2019,
9:00am to 12:00pm
PDT
Seattle, WA

While our sector continues to develop its lens on racial equity and racial justice, we rarely examine the connections between Islamophobia, philanthropy and democracy. Join us in a three hour deep-dive with Muslim community leaders to explore how we can collectively strategize to work with Muslim communities to address pressing concerns and envision future partnerships. We will prioritize relationship building, education and laying the foundation for future work together. 

Jun
11

Racial Equity, Economic Security and Taxes: Fitting the Puzzle Pieces Together

June 11, 2019,
1:30pm to 4:30pm
PDT
The Seattle Public Library

Join the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Funders Network, Puget Sound Asset Funders Network and Philanthropy Northwest for an engaging funder discussion exploring the intersection of racial equity, taxes and the role of philanthropy in the Pacific Northwest. **This meeting is free of charge and open to foundation representatives and philanthropic advisors only.

Jan
29

Transforming Philanthropy Towards Tribal Sovereignty: ATNI Winter Convening Discussion

January 29, 2019,
8:30am to 5:00pm
PST
Portland, OR

How can philanthropy transform itself to invest in the preservation and protection of tribal sovereignty and the cultures, languages and way of life of tribal nations in the Northwest? How do we do our philanthropic work in the spirit of the historical context in which we live today? Join philanthropic leaders at the Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians (ATNI) Winter Convening, where tribal nations do their collective work to strengthen and leverage their power. 

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