Upcoming Events

United for All Dreamers: Strategies for Supporting AAPI, Black, and LGBTQ DACA Immigrants and their Families

Tue, November 28, 2017 -
10:00am to 11:30am

This past September, the Trump Administration announced the termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, with all benefits to be revoked by March 2018. DACA provided nearly 800,000 immigrants with the opportunity to live, work, and thrive in their communities without fear of deportation. DACA’s cancellation will deeply disrupt the lives of the DACAmented immigrants and their families and reaches into many diverse communities.

Celebrate the Holidays with Saffron Circle!

Sat, December 02, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Join Saffron Circle and friends to celebrate another successful year of grantmaking while enjoying some food and drinks! This year, we awarded a total of $16,000 in grant funds to three non-profits doing amazing work in the community: the Cambodian Mutual Assistance Association, the Josiah Quincy Orchestra Program and the Asian American Women's Political Initiative. 

Hella Heart Oakland at Asian Heritage Night

Mon, December 11, 2017 (All day)

Hi Hella Heart Oakland + Warriors fans!

Pre-season started today and the World Champion Golden State Warriors are supporting Hella Heart Oakland at Asian Heritage Night against the Portland Trailblazers on Monday, Dec. 11, 2017.  We are the official beneficiary that evening!

2017 Bay Area Philanthropy Holiday Party

Thu, December 14, 2017 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm
San Francisco

Something magical happens when several hundred of the funnest people in philanthropy kick off their shoes over drinks and good music. See for yourself. Join your philanthropy colleagues and friends at the Autodesk Gallery for our Annual Bay Area Philanthropy Holiday Party.

Who's Invited

Northern California Grantmaker members and philanthropy peers who love a good party.

United We Rise

Tue, February 27, 2018 (All day) to Thu, March 01, 2018 (All day)
Los Angeles

Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) 2018 convening will be an opportunity to gather with local, state, and national foundations with diverse interests to discuss emerging challenges and opportunities for newcomers and receiving communities.

2018 Funding Forward

Wed, March 14, 2018 (All day) to Fri, March 16, 2018 (All day)
New Orleans

SAVE THE DATE and join Funders for LGBTQ Issues in New Orleans for 2018 Funding Forward

March 14 - 16, 2018 

Funding Forward is the annual gathering of grantmakers committed to LGBTQ issues organized by the affinity group Funders for LGBTQ Issues.



Neighborhood Funders Group – 2018 National Convening

Tue, June 05, 2018 (All day) to Thu, June 07, 2018 (All day)
St. Louis

It’s both an exciting and critical moment for philanthropy. Funders are grappling with how to re-prioritize and step up to meet the needs of these times. With this sense of urgency and need to evolve, we are seeing funders acting on the need to join forces and come together in creative new ways.