Past Events

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Dec 2015

Funders' Roundtable of Montgomery County: Programs that Work

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

Thousands of our neighbors are unemployed or under-employed, languishing in low-wage jobs that don’t enable them to reach their full potential. Join us to examine proven strategies that open up pathways into meaningful careers with family-sustaining wages.

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09
Dec 2015

NoVA Local Engagement Group: Lessons Learned From Grantmaking Mistakes

10:00am to 12:00pm
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Offices of Scheidel Foundation, 800 W. Broad Street, Suite 408

What can we learn from grantmaking mistakes? How have these experiences made us more effective grantmakers? Participate in a candid, open-ended discussion with your peers and share your stories and lessons learned from your grantmaking experiences.

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Dec 2015

Arts & Humanities Working Group Roundtable Discussion: Strategies to Increase Equity in Grantmaking

10:00am to 12:00pm
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Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers

Join us for a conversation intended to spur new thinking about how funders can most effectively support diverse organizations and ensure that everyone has opportunities to participate in the vibrant arts sector for which our region is known.

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22
Oct 2015

CEO Coffee & Conversation: How does racism impact the Greater Washington region?

9:00am to 10:30am
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Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers

It is easy to believe that racism is not a factor in our region. We hear about wealth disparity and income inequality, but rarely do we talk about racism as one of the issues worthy of conversation and action in the Greater Washington region. This CEO Coffee and Conversation will begin that conversation.

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24
Sep 2015

Funders' Roundtable of Montgomery County: Embracing New Neighbors, Creating Shared Prosperity

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

Our community is a haven to thousands of immigrant families fleeing violence and poverty, including many unaccompanied minors who risked their lives to reunite with their parents. Join us to explore how both immigrants and local residents can come together to support the well-being of these children and empower whole families to contribute their fullest potential to the civic and economic fabric of our community.

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