Past Events

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Feb 2017

Leadership Greater Washington Thought Leadership Series: Housing Affordability with a New Administration

8:00am to 11:00am
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PNC

As many leaders in the region are wondering how Greater Washington will change during the next administration, LGW and the Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers have designed our next Thought Leadership Series session to illuminate the impacts of this sea change on the region’s housing landscape.

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Jan 2017

Exponent Philanthropy 990-PF Tax Seminar

8:30am to 5:30pm
Location Title: 
Pew Charitable Trusts

Designed for anyone who prepares or signs a Form 990-PF, Exponent Philanthropy’s signature seminar will give you a thorough understanding of the 990-PF, the 5% payout requirement, and expenditure responsibility.

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Dec 2016

Funders' Roundtable of Montgomery County: Treating the Hidden "Illness” Undermining Our Anti-Poverty Work

12:00pm to 2:00pm
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Bethesda, MD

Research indicates that there is an exposure which dramatically increases the risk for 7 out of 10 of the leading causes of death in the United States. In high doses, it affects brain development, academic achievement, hormones, and the immune system. What is it? Trauma, or what some call “toxic stress.”

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Dec 2016

Communicating about Race with White Family, Friends, and Colleagues

9:00am to 12:00pm
Location Title: 
The Advisory Board Company

Talking about race is often difficult. This session will encourage white members of the philanthropic community to have these conversations, to share what you’re learning from the Putting Racism on the Table series, and to effectively address racist behaviors when you witness them.

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Dec 2016

Responding to Comments that are Implicitly/Unconsciously Biased: Guidance for African-Americans

9:15am to 12:00pm
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The Meyer Foundation

For years, African-Americans have left unaddressed comments that unconsciously demean or disparage them. This holding back has had both a psychological and a physical impact. In this interactive session, you will gain a new level of comfort in talking about race and in calling out situations that advantage or disadvantage one race over another when they occur. 

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