Calendar of Events

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Mar 2020

Healthy Communities Working Group Call on COVID-19

10:30am to 12:00pm
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Zoom

Due to the urgent and quickly evolving COVID-19 response, WRAG's Healthy Communities Working Group is scheduling a call prior to our regularly scheduled meeting. A Zoom call has been scheduled for Wed., March 25 from 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

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23
Mar 2020

POSTPONED | Finance & Administration Affinity Group: Innovative Talent Management Practices for Recruitment & Retention

10:00am to 12:00pm
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Zoom Meeting/Call

In this session, you will hear from social sector talent management expert, Lisa Brown Alexander, President & CEO of Nonprofit HR about some of the drivers of employee retention. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to look at some innovative ways that organizations are integrating their values into their talent management practices.

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Mar 2020

United Philanthropy Forum | 2020 PolicyWorks Institute

Sunday, March 8, 2020 (All day) to Monday, March 9, 2020 (All day)
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JW Marriott Washington DC

Each year, the United Philanthropy Forum hosts the PolicyWorks Institute, which provides an opportunity for its members to learn more about how to engage in policy and advocacy work. Members of WRAG are eligible to attend, as well.

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27
Feb 2020

Affordable Housing Action Team Meeting: Achieving DC's Ambitious Housing Goals

2:00pm to 4:00pm
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WRAG's Office

Last year, DC’s Mayor Bowser signed a Mayor’s Order on housing directing District agencies to identify new policies, tools, and initiatives to begin fulfilling her bold goal of creating 36,000 new housing units by 2025.  As part of the administration’s community engagement around these housing targets, the Mayor’s Office of Policy is organizing a series of convenings with practitioners who can offer guidance and collaboration in reaching these ambitious goals.

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23
Jan 2020

Racial Equity Working Group | Brown Bag Lunch on Participatory Grantmaking

12:00pm to 2:00pm
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1400 16th St NW

This brown bag lunch is an opportunity to explore one strategy for creating more equitable grantmaking processes: participatory grantmaking. REWG members with a experience with, or interest in, participatory grantmaking strategies are invited to this informal brown bag lunch with their colleagues.

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21
Jan 2020

Census 2020 - and Beyond

9:00am to 11:30am
Location Title: 
United Way of the National Capital Area

Members of the 2020 Census Working Group, and other funders interested in the topics of civic engagement and civic participation, are invited to this meeting on January 21. The first part of the meeting will be an opportunity to share updates with the working group and consider immediate next steps for the group. Then, we'll be joined by three special guests to help us consider philanthropy's role in supporting civic engagement beyond 2020.

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10
Dec 2019

Affordable Housing Action Team Meeting

9:30am to 11:00am
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WRAG's Office

If you are interested in learning more about housing affordability issues in and solutions for the Greater Washington region, you are invited to join WRAG’s Affordable Housing Action Team (AHAT).

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