Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Past Events

Events List Navigation

October 2014

Seize the Moment: Leveraging Key Trends Toward Out-of-School Time Quality and Scale

October 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Eden Roc Miami Beach,
4525 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33140 United States

On October 23, 2014 at the Grantmakers for Education 18th Annual Conference, the Grantmakers for Education Out-of-School Time (OST) Funder Network will launch its new Quality in OST Series, a multi-part initiative to examine quality in out-of-school time and explore the roles funders have to ensure quality programs and supports. As part of this series, the conference convening will examine how the following key trends and innovations are impacting OST quality and scale: The increasing realization by the K12 sector…

Find out more »

2014 Faiths Series VII: What’s The Real Deal on Finding a Funder?

October 23 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Unnamed Venue,
125 12th Street, Suite 400, Oakland, 94607

OCCUR and THE SAN FRANCISCO FOUNDATION FAITHS PROGRAM present A Model Built on Faith Funder Reception: What’s The Real Deal on Finding a Funder? Debunking Funder Myths Meet the Funders Up Close and Personal! Learn who is funding faiths organizations. What their current funding priorities are and what it will take to receive the program funding you need to make the greatest community impact. Register for the workshop online. 2014 Faiths Series VII Leadership Essentials/Taking the Lead to Transform Communities…

Find out more »

Opening Plenary – Learning from Our Past to Enhance Our Future

October 20 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am

Join us at the Opening Plenary of the Council on Foundation’s 2014 Fall Conference for Community Foundations in Cleveland, OH, featuring TSFF’s new CEO, Fred Blackwell. Speakers will include: Fred Blackwell, CEO, The San Francisco Foundation Mike Goorhouse, President and CEO, The Community Foundation of the Holland/Zeeland Area James A. Joseph, Director, Duke University Stacy Palmer, Editor, Chronicle of Philanthropy Ronald B. Richard, President & CEO, The Cleveland Foundation Javier Alberto Soto , President & CEO, The Miami Foundation

Find out more »

Nonprofit Readiness and Resilience Training in San Francisco

October 16 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
The World Affairs Council,
312 Sutter Street , San Francisco, 94105 United States
+ Google Map

As the 25th anniversary of the Loma Prieta Earthquake approaches, The San Francisco Foundation is offering trainings to Bay Area nonprofit organizations to strengthen their resilience and readiness.

Please join us for a disaster planning and continuity of operations training, with tools that make preparedness easier to adopt and sustain.

Find out more »

Annual Investment Forum

October 16 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
The City Club of San Francisco,
155 Sansome Street, 11th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94104 United States
+ Google Map

Please join us for The San Francisco Foundation’s Annual Investment Forum, featuring a presentation and panel with our financial experts on our investment strategy and latest trends. Thursday, October 16, 2014 8:00 – 10:00 a.m. The City Club of San Francisco 155 Sansome Street, 9th Floor 8:00 a.m. Continental breakfast 8:30 a.m. Presentation and panel discussion Featured Presenters: Michael Miller, Co-founder and Managing Director, Colonial Consulting, LLC Andy Ballard, Founder and Managing Partner, Figtree Partners Edward H. McDermott, Managing Director,…

Find out more »

Many Ways to Give – Emerging and Crossover Trends in Philanthropy and Mission-Based Investing

October 14 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
The City Club of San Francisco,
155 Sansome Street, 11th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94104 United States

The Financial Planning Association of San Francisco is hosting, “Many Ways to Give – Emerging and Crossover Trends in  Philanthropy and Mission-Based Investing.” Philanthropy has long been an integral and important part of holistic wealth management and legacy planning. According to Charity Navigator, charitable giving totaled over $350 billion in 2013 in the U.S., or about 2% of GDP. Increasingly, there are many more ways to give and do good beyond the traditional donations.  Donor-advised funds have greatly increased the…

Find out more »

2014 Community Leadership Awards

October 7 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts,
700 Howard St , San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
+ Google Map

  Celebrating Bold Leaders Tuesday, October 7, 2014 | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts | 5:30pm 5:30 p.m. Reception in the East Garden 7:00 p.m. Awards Program in the Forum Please RSVP by Thursday, October 2. Join us in celebration of The San Francisco Foundation 2014 Community Leadership Awardees: Headlands Center for the Arts Preserving the arts, culture, and vibrancy of the Bay Area by supporting artists at pivotal points in their careers and engaging visitors in the creative…

Find out more »

Nonprofit Readiness and Resilience Training in Oakland

October 7 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
The California Endowment,
1111 Broadway, Oakland, 94607 United States
+ Google Map

Nonprofit Readiness and Resilience Join TSFF and our partners for a Building Nonprofit Readiness and Resilience Training! As the 25th anniversary of the Loma Prieta Earthquake approaches, The San Francisco Foundation is offering trainings to Bay Area nonprofit organizations to strengthen their resilience and readiness. Please join us for a disaster planning and continuity of operations training, with tools that make preparedness easier to adopt and sustain. The training will be offered by CARD – Collaborating Agencies Responding to Disasters. Please RSVP by…

Find out more »
September 2014

PechaKucha Night Oakland, Vol. 5

September 27 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Impact HUB Oakland,
2323 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612 United States
+ Google Map

PechaKucha Night Oakland (PKN_Oak) is a seasonal event for sharing ideas and building community.  Each city around the world (over 900 and counting), has a group of producers that convene these fun gatherings over food, drinks, and music with a particular flair – cultural worker/entrepreneurs, Ashara Ekundayo, Jeff Perlstein and Mike Nicholls are no expection to this.  Plus, it’s being housed in the newest & sexiest start-up in the Town, Impact Hub Oakland!  What Happens at PKN_Oak? Presenters are allotted…

Find out more »

2014 Faiths Series VII: Diversifying Your Funding Base

September 23 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Unnamed Venue,
125 12th Street, Suite 400, Oakland, 94607

OCCUR and THE SAN FRANCISCO FOUNDATION FAITHS PROGRAM present A Model Built on Faith Diversifying Your Funding Base:  Where to Find Fresh Funding Streams Experts in the field of fund development explain what it means to diversity your funding base and provide effective techniques building a strong and attractive case for potential funding sources. Register for the workshop online. 2014 Faiths Series VII Leadership Essentials/Taking the Lead to Transform Communities The Series VII Workshops are designed to present participants with…

Find out more »
+ Export Listed Events