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Philanthropy Northwest
November 2, 2020
10:00am to 11:30am
PST

The fourth Advocacy in Action session will highlight how philanthropy can strengthen democracy by sharing bright spots and lessons learned.

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September 2020 | The Giving Practice

Even in the best of times, foundation leaders navigate a complex landscape. Since early March, we’ve heard from several of these leaders regarding the growing challenges they face in supporting their staff, board members and their communities under the cloud of a pandemic. It’s a lot to hold....

Philanthropy Northwest
September 21, 2020
10:00am to 11:30am
PDT

In the third session of Advocacy in Action, we will look at how funders can scale their impact by working together. We will use the 2020 Census and other civic engagement efforts across philanthropy to advance public policy strategies and impact in communities.

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September 3, 2020
10:00am to 11:00am
PDT

Join Philanthropy Northwest and the Regional Community Foundation Network for a conversation on how community foundations are supporting youth philanthropy during this time. We'll have guest speakers Janece Levien,...

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August 2020 |

In the fall of 1981, I was a freshman at Franklin High School in south Seattle. At the time, Seattle Public Schools adopted a mandatory busing program to racially integrate its schools. Students from the Seattle north end neighborhoods were the first cohort of predominately white students to...

Protesters in Seattle with Black Lives Matter signs
August 13, 2020
9:00am to 10:15am
PDT

Getting your family together for a retreat is a great way to spend quality time together, as well as focus on your family’s giving with the foundation. Families use a variety of resources to build community and discuss important topics in their philanthropy. In this webinar, you will hear how...

August 2020 |

In the days after COVID-19 hit Washington, the number of families struggling with hunger spiked. By April 2020, 1.7 million people in the state were ...

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