Community Events

A fireside chat with Dr. Rochelle Walensky, CDC Director, on how we safely and sustainably reopen schools and the economy | April 23, 2021 2:00 p.m. ET
Virtual - The United States is at a key moment in the COVID-19 crisis—with hope for a new normal as vaccines are distributed across the country, and concern over a potential next surge driven by new variants and easing of public health restrictions.
Data Funders Collaborative - Federal Role in Data | April 23, 2021 12:00 p.m. ET
Virtual - On behalf of the Data Funders Collaborative, we invite you to take part in a meeting on Friday, April 23rd from noon-1:30 ET to discuss federal opportunities to strengthen data systems that serve learning from early childhood through postsecondary education and training, workforce devel
Reimagine the Future of Afterschool: Building Back Better with Youth and Communities Virtual National Institute | April 28, 2021
Virtual - At the 2021 Every Hour Counts National Institute, we’ll gather virtually to reimagine the future of afterschool and what’s possible to engage, empower and support young people.
Collective Impact Action Summit | April 27 - 29, 2021
Virtual - The Collective Impact Forum, an initiative of FSG and the Aspen Institute Forum for Community Solutions, is hosting the field’s premier annual Collective Impact Action Summit on April 27-29, 2021.
Are We Better Off Divided? Philanthropy’s Role in Moving America Forward | April 29, 2021 2:00 p.m. ET
Virtual - Perhaps one of the few things that Americans can agree on is the fact that the nation is deeply polarized and divided.
BOOST Conference | April 27 - 30, 2021
Virtual - Join the largest, most recognized and comprehensive global convening for after school, expanded learning, and in and out-of-school time professionals.
Lessons for Funders on Movement-Building: the Four Freedoms Fund and Immigrant Justice | April 30, 2021 12:00 p.m. ET
Virtual - Later this month, Carnegie Corporation of New York will release a new report that profiles the Four Freedoms Fund (FFF) and explores its successes and challenges in building a nationwide movement for immigrant justice.
Trust-Based Philanthropy Learning Series | March 24 - May 19 2021 2:00 p.m. ET
Virtual - The Blue Sky Funders Forum, the Trust-Based Philanthropy Project, and the Environmental Grantmakers Association invite you to join a 3-part learning series on trust-based philanthropy exploring the practices, values, and culture of what it means to be a trust-based funder.
Ready by 21 National Meeting | April 19 - May 20, 2021
Virtual - This spring, hundreds of leaders will convene virtually for the 9th annual Ready by 21 National Meeting on May 19-20, 2021.
GEO 2021 Learning Conference | May 24 - 25, 2021
Virtual - Grantmakers for Effective Organizations is pleased to announce their 2021 Learning Conference, in partnership with Minnesota Council on Foundations from May 24 - 25, 2021
National Family and Community Engagement Conference | June 1 - 4, 2021
Hybrid - The Institute for Educational Leadership (IEL) recognizes the importance of family and community engagement as an essential element in efforts to improve outcomes for children cradle to career.
Horizons | Jun 15 - 16, 2021
Virtual - JFF's Horizons is a national summit, gathering the boldest thinkers in education, industry, government, and philanthropy. Thousands of innovators will build bridges between education and workforce, policy and practice, tradition and new ground.
Leading Together 2021 | June 14 - 17, 2021
Virtual - Leading Together remains the destination to engage in transformative conversations about how philanthropy can do our part to create a better world and earn the trust necessary to create real change.
Network for Public Education Action 2021 Conference | October 23 - 24, 2021
Philadelphia, PA - This year's theme is Neighborhood Public Schools: The Heart of Our Communities.
2021 Aurora Institute Symposium | October 25 - 28, 2021
Palm Springs, CA - Join educators, policymakers, practitioners, and researchers sharing from the leading edge of education innovation.