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July 2014

Corporate Philanthropy Awards & Summit

July 24 @ 7:15 am - 10:00 am
The Fairmont Hotel,
950 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94108 United States

The San Francisco Foundation is a sponsor of the 2014 San Francisco Business Times’ Corporate Philanthropy Awards & Summit. This inspiring breakfast event will honor the top corporate philanthropists in the Bay Area, followed by a panel discussion featuring a diverse group of leaders in corporate philanthropy. The Executive Panel from 9:00-10:00 a.m. will feature: Jacquelline Fuller, Director, Google.org Mike Billeci, San Francisco Bay Area Regional President, Wells Fargo George John, CEO, Rocket Fuel Daniel Lurie, Founder & CEO, Tipping…

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Community Schools: Shared Accountability and Impact

July 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Online,

Community schools organize school and community resources around student success. Hear from funders about how community schools are creating a vehicle for shared accountability between schools and their community partners in order to prepare students to be college and career ready, and to strengthen families and communities. Experiences from local initiatives will be shared, as well as a preliminary overview of the Elev8 Community Schools model evaluation approach. Join this webinar on Friday, July 25 at 2pm (EDT) Presenters: Lisa…

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July Citizenship Workshop

July 26 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Self-Help for the Elderly Jackie Chan Senior Center,
5757 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121 United States
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Join the SF Pathways to Citizenship Initiative for the next citizenship workshop on July 26, 2014 to get free assistance with: Step-by-step review of the naturalization process Assessment of your eligibility to naturalize Application preparation & documentation packaging, if eligible to naturalize Application review by an immigration attorney or qualified legal representative    

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Corporate Philanthropy in Today’s Tech World

July 29 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
DZINE,
128 Utah Street, San Francisco, CA United States
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August 2014

Art & Soul Oakland

August 2 @ 12:00 pm - August 3 @ 6:00 pm
Frank Ogawa Plaza ,
Oakland, United States

  The San Francisco Foundation is proud to be a major sponsor of the 2014 Art & Soul Oakland, two sensational days of music, food, fun and art in beautiful downtown Oakland, where we will feature our FAITHS program as part of our 20th Anniversary series of events.        

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Innovations in Funding for Anti-Poverty Initiatives

August 18 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
San Francisco Marriot Marquis Hotel,
780 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA United States

Join us for to learn more about the work we’re doing through our Bay Area Workforce Funding Collaborative at “Innovations in Funding for Anti-Poverty Initiatives,” part of the Innovative Programmatic and Policy Responses to Poverty Annual Convening. Moderators:  Jennifer Shea, PhD, & William D. Cabin, PhD Panelists: Ian Galloway, MPP, Senior Research Associate Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco Lorraine Giordano, PhD, Initiative Officer Bay Area Workforce Funding Collaborative, The San Francisco Foundation Catherine Howard, MCP, Director of Strategic Initiatives…

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California Adaptation Forum

August 19 @ 8:00 am - August 20 @ 5:00 pm
Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel,
Sacramento, CA United States

The Local Government Commission and the State of California invite you to join us in Sacramento this summer for the first ever statewide event specifically focused on climate change adaptation. This unique forum will include over 40 plenaries and breakouts on a wide range of critical issues, and we expect the Forum will attract and engage a diverse mix of over 600 policymakers, practitioners and leaders. The audience will include elected officials, public and private sector leaders, nonprofits, and researchers…

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Nonprofit Mergers: Lessons Learned from a Local Example

August 19 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Northern California Grantmakers,
160 Spear Street, Suite 360, San Francisco, CA United States
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What should funders look for when considering whether to support a proposed merger? What are different ways that a funder can support a proposed merger, beyond direct grantmaking? Since the 2008 recession, the nonprofit and grantmaking communities have steadily paid increasing attention to mergers. The total pool of grantmaking dollars available to support nonprofit mergers has grown, albeit modestly. And more nonprofits have considered merger as a part of their strategy to increase and sustain their impact in the community.…

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2014 Faiths Series VII: Writing Effective Proposals Intensive Part I

August 20 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
County of Alameda Conference Center Hayward/Union City Rooms,
125 12th Street, Suite 400, Oakland, 94607 United States

OCCUR and THE SAN FRANCISCO FOUNDATION FAITHS PROGRAM present A Model Built on Faith Writing Effective Proposals Intensive Part I This two-day clinic is intense! Writing Effective Proposals will equip you to convey a worthy case to corporations, foundations and other private funders. Participants will tackle this sometimes confusing process with the expert guidance of our consultant team. Register for the workshop online. 2014 Faiths Series VII Leadership Essentials/Taking the Lead to Transform Communities The Series VII Workshops are designed…

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2014 Faiths Series VII: Writing Effective Proposals Intensive Part II

August 21 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
County of Alameda Conference Center Hayward/Union City Rooms,
125 12th Street, Suite 400, Oakland, 94607 United States

OCCUR and THE SAN FRANCISCO FOUNDATION FAITHS PROGRAM present A Model Built on Faith Writing Effective Proposals Intensive Part II This two-day clinic is intense! Writing Effective Proposals will equip you to convey a worthy case to corporations, foundations and other private funders. Participants will tackle this sometimes confusing process with the expert guidance of our consultant team. Register for the workshop online. 2014 Faiths Series VII Leadership Essentials/Taking the Lead to Transform Communities The Series VII Workshops are designed…

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