At this session, we will explore how mental health impacts academic performance and how young people’s mental health needs can be most effectively met in school settings.
With her background in urbanism and psychiatry, Dr. Fullilove will share how the built environment can influence community wellness, and how fractured cities and regions can heal.
A full day professional development workshop for Mid-Atlantic grantmakers taught by experienced practitioners. Presented by the Association of Baltimore Area Grantmakers each year.
Over the past 18 months, LGW has embarked on a partnership with Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers to present the Thought Leadership Series on housing affordability in the region – a multi-session program designed to help LGW’s leaders
In this session, we will look at the financial implications of the policies driven by the new administration and we will hear from experts about best practices concerning investments during this type of environment.
The Racial Equity Working Group is a group of WRAG members dedicated to continuing to better understand how structural racism manifests in our region – and to collectively take strategic actions toward dismantling it.
This program is coordinated by the members of Exponent Philanthropy’s Northern Virginia Local Engagement Group (LEG). The Northern Virginia LEG provides an opportunity to connect to a network of local funders and explore topics of interest in a small group.
WRAG’s 2017 public education learning series kicks off with a broad overview of the state of public education in the region, with a special focus on the District of Columbia, Prince George’s County, MD, and Fairfax County, VA.
Consider the values and attributes of a responsible company and investigate current trends, best practices, and opportunities in corporate sustainability programs.
Join Exponent Philanthropy for a full day of interactive and engaging learning geared to those who are new to the legal requirements of private foundation giving, or in need of a refresher.
Joshua Johnson, the host of WAMU’s new show "1A," and Andi McDaniel, Chief Content Officer, will share their vision for the show, which derives its name from the First Amendment, and discuss the ongoing need for a free press and elevating accurate – real – news.
Do you want to learn how to strengthen relationships with existing corporate funders and attract the attention of future corporate partners?
The Racial Equity Working Group is a diverse group of funders dedicated to continuing to better understand how structural racism manifests in our region – and to collectively take strategic actions toward dismantling it.
This session will look at the nature of impact investments and mission-related investments and highlight what they are, how they are different from traditional investments, and why they may be attractive.
How can foundations work to ensure that EDI efforts move beyond lip service and actually create meaningful change within our organizations and ultimately in the issues and communities we care most about?