Please join the Pierce County Funders Group's final meeting of 2018.
We wil be presented with an overview of Opportunity Zones and what this means for Pierce County. More information to be shared soon and agenda is being finalized so please check back in the coming weeks.
Date: Monday November 19
Location: The Greater Tacoma Community Foundation
Speakers: Sarah Lee, Project Director, Office of Economic Development & Competitiveness, Washington State Department of Commerce (others TBD)
Thank you to The Greater Tacoma Community Foundation for hosting this gathering!
The Pierce County Funders Group Planning Team,
Gina Anstey, The Greater Tacoma Community Foundation
Danielle Crystal, Philanthropy Northwest
Susan Dobkins, The Russell Family Foundation
Lyn Hunter, Philanthropy Northwest
Holly Hunt, The Bamford Foundation
Eligibility: Participation in this meeting is open to philanthropic organizations that are currently making grants in Pierce County. 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. It is not appropriate for non-profit organizations or individuals to attend. If you are unsure about your eligibility, please contact Danielle Crystal at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Background: Philanthropy Northwest supports the Pierce County Funders Group, a network of our members and other grantmakers who fund in Pierce County. The group meets throughout the year to share information, learn from each other and get to know their peers in the Pierce County funding community. It is currently co-chaired by Gina Anstey, The Greater Tacoma Community Foundation; Susan Dobkins, The Russell Family Foundation; and Holly Hunt, The Bamford Foundation.
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