Community Events

The Learning Conference 2019 | May 29 - 30, 2019
Seattle, WA - Join this conference with hosts Grantmakers for Effective Organization with Philanthropy Northwest for those in and outside the philanthropy sector.
GFE Visit to Philanthropy West Virginia | May 30, 2019, 11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET
Roanoke, WV - Philanthropy West Virginia is pleased to host our Education Funder Affinity Group and all members for a visit with the national Grantmakers for Education and Executive Director Dr. Celine Coggins  at Stonewall Resort.
The Exchange 2019: Shaping the Future Together | June 4 - 5, 2019
New York, NY - GFE-referred registrants will receive almost 50% off! The 2019 conference will bring together more than 400 donors, foundations, philanthropists, and more under the theme Shaping the Future – Philanthropy as Change Capital.
Hispanics in Philanthropy Leadership Conference | June 5 - 7, 2019
Washington, D.C. - Building Power Together is the theme of this year's Hispanics in Philanthropy conference. Learn more.
2019 Grantmakers In Health Annual Conference | June 12 - 14, 2019
Seattle - Ideas, Innovations, Impact is the theme for this year's Grantmakers In Health annual conference on health philanthropy.
National Forum on Education Policy | July 10 - 12, 2019
Denver, CO - Education Commission of the States’ annual National Forum on Education Policy is the leading education policy event of the year.
The Giving Institute Summer Symposium | July 11 - 13, 2019
Seattle, WA - Come to Summer Symposium in Seattle and leave inspired.
United Philanthropy Forum Annual Conference | July 15 - 17, 2019
Cleveland, OH - #ForumCon19 will bring together the leadership and staff of all regional and national philanthropy-serving organizations (PSOs) working to advance, inform and support the nation’s philanthropic sector.
Grassroots Grantmakers: 2019 On the Ground | July 16 - 18, 2019
Indianapolis, IN - In the spirit of inclusiveness, GFE and Grassroots Grantmakers have partnered so that all Grantmakers for Education members will receive the GG member rate for this conference.
A Coordinated Research Agenda for Nature-Based Learning | August 28, 2019, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. ET
Virtual - This webinar reviews a research agenda for nature-based learning and invites a dynamic discussion around the role funders can play in implementing the agenda to inform and improve practice, research, and policy.
2019 Arts Education Partnership Annual Convening | September 11 - 12, 2019
Alexandria, VA - The Arts Education Partnership (AEP) believes that we can collectively advance arts in education for all students when education leaders from across arts disciplines and the broad education policy field learn and work together.
2019 NCAN National Conference | September 16 - 18, 2019
Indianapolis, IN - Racing Toward Postsecondary Success The major topics of discussion at the 2019 NCAN National Conference will be:
Connect 2019 | September 23 - 25, 2019
Boston, MA - The Community Roundtable Connect conference is for community practitioners - those engaged in the development, implementation, management, and measurement of community initiatives.
2019 Social and Emotional Learning Exchange | October 2 - 4, 2019
Chicago, IL - The Social and Emotional Learning Exchange, hosted by CASEL will provide the opportunity for multiple generations of stakeholders to engage in cross-disciplinary conversations that catalyze new partnerships and drive action.
National Forum on Family Philanthropy | October 16 - 18, 2019
Chicago, IL - NCFP's National Forum on Family Philanthropy brings philanthropic families and leaders together for two and a half days of peer networking and thought provoking conversations led by some of the greatest thought leaders in family giving.