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Jul
31

Investor's Circle - Beyond the Pitch: Impact Seattle

July 31, 2014,
8:00am to 7:00pm
PDT
Seattle, WA

Investor's Circle hosts a day-long impact investing event on July 31. They will be showcasing 12-15 innovative companies that are solving a social and/or environmental challenge. The line-up will include rapidly scaling, early stage, positive impact companies. Deal debrief and due diligence begins onsite.

Aug
7

Funder Briefing: Fundraising: The Biggest Challenge in Capacity Building

August 7, 2014,
2:00pm to 3:30pm
PDT
Philanthropy Northwest

Philanthropy Northwest members are invited to join a special funder briefing, Fundraising: The Biggest Challenge in Capacity Building, on Thursday August 7th that will discuss the fundraising potential through the merger of two Washington state professional development organizations advancing fundraising. Andrew Watt, CEO of the International Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) will join the conversation.

Aug
7

Funder Briefing: Fundraising: The Biggest Challenge in Capacity Building

August 7, 2014,
2:00pm to 3:30pm
PDT
Seattle, WA

Philanthropy Northwest members are invited to join a special funders briefing, Fundraising: The Biggest Challenge in Capacity Building, on Thursday August 7th that will discuss the potential impact on nonprofit capacity through the merger of two Washington state professional development organizations advancing fundraising. Andrew Watt, CEO of the International Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) will join the conversation.

Aug
12

Making Long-Term Investments in Civic Health

August 12, 2014,
5:30pm to 7:30pm
PDT

Building public and civic health, or a strong non-profit, requires long-term investment, but philanthropic gifts are often short-term and outcome-specific. Be part of the conversation as we discuss how to address this tension and explore how philanthropists, government and non-profit organizations can work together to encourage systemic and sustainable community development.

Aug
27

Philanthropy's Role in Disaster Recovery & Response: Lessons from Oso

August 27, 2014,
1:30pm to 4:00pm
PDT
Tulalip, WA

Learn about emerging needs in Oso and best practices for disaster response from key players who are leading the recovery and funding efforts in Snohomish County. We will also explore real needs and opportunities for creating community relationships, strategies and grantee action plans around disaster philanthropy within their own foundations in an interactive group planning and learning session immediately following the panel.

Sep
17-19

Coalescing for Change: Foundation for Healthy Generations Conference

September 17, 2014, 8:00am PDT to September 19, 2014, 5:00pm PDT
Seattle
Coalescing for Change - Foundations for Healthy Generations Conference

Foundation for Healthy Generations (formerly Comprehensive Health Education Foundation) will be celebrating 40 years of advancing health through education. We will be celebrating by bringing together local and national leaders, researchers and policymakers working at the leading edge of their fields towards transforming the community conditions for health.

Sep
23-24

Idaho Nonprofits Annual Conference

September 22, 2014, 11:00pm PDT to September 23, 2014, 11:00pm PDT
Boise, Idaho

Join us September 23 + 24 for the Idaho Nonprofit Center’s Annual Conference. We will connect, create and collaborate across Idaho’s geography and organizations to further strengthen nonprofits and our communities.

Oct
1

Community Foundations of Montana 2014 Convening

September 30, 2014, 11:00pm PDT
Helena, Mont.

The Community Foundations of Montana Council invites you to celebrate the 100th birthday of the first community foundation with your colleagues this fall in Helena. This is your annual opportunity to network and learn with other community foundation leaders. This event is open to all local community foundation board members, staff, volunteers, and community partners.

Oct
1

Back to School Checkin with Secretary of Education Arne Duncan

October 1, 2014, 3:00pm PDT
Conference Call
Arne Duncan

The U.S. Department of Education's next quarterly conference call with Secretary of Education Arne Duncan is scheduled for Wednesday, October 1 at 3pm ET/ 12pm PT. This call, intended for leaders from the foundation and corporate sector, will focus on education priorities for this school year.

Oct
2

How Philanthropy Can Act to Stop the Ebola Crisis

October 2, 2014,
10:00am to 11:00am
PDT
Webinar

The CDC estimates that the number of Ebola cases could reach 1.4 million within just four months, in a worst-case scenario. It is a potential catastrophe of stunning proportions - but it is also a disease outbreak that can be contained with swift, coordinated international coordination among governments, NGOs and communities. What can and should Americans be doing to prepare for and to address the implications of this crisis? How will current funding be used, and what are the funding gaps?

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