Events and Opportunities to Engage


2020 Census Countdown: The Importance of Complete Count Committees in Your Communities

November 19, 2018,
1:00pm to 2:00pm

The 2020 Census is on track to be one of the most challenging censuses the United States has undertaken. This webinar will explore the critical role that Complete Count Committees can play in working with local, trusted voices to provide information, guidance and support to ensure a complete and accurate count of your community, despite the threats that besiege the 2020 Census. Join Philanthropy Northwest in learning more about how your organizations can engage with Complete Count Committees. 


Momentum Fellowship Webinar

November 28, 2018,
10:00am to 11:00am

The Momentum Fellowship is designed to introduce professionals from underrepresented communities, particularly communities of color, to careers in the philanthropic sector through professional development, networking and mentoring opportunities. We'll provide an overview of the program and talk about what it looks like to host a fellow at your foundation.


Grantmaking with an Equity Lens Training

December 3, 2018,
8:30am to 4:00pm
Gig Harbor, WA

Considering diverse perspectives and experiences is critical to effective grantmaking and foundation programming. Practicing equity requires a slowing down to reflect on the ways we can facilitate a more equitable and inclusive grantmaking process. Join us for this hands-on training. This training is designed for mid- to senior-level foundation program staff who are at the beginning of their thinking about how to apply equity in the practice of grantmaking and program development.  The context is designed to focus on the individual role and the practice of equity in grantmaking.