Community Events

Strengthening Principal Preparation Through On-the-Job Training | April 24, 2019 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. ET
Virtual - A key challenge for policymakers is creating a pipeline of principals who are prepared to serve as instructional leaders. Districts often use the assistant principal position as a training ground for new principals.
World Future Forum: Empowering Student Success | April 25 - 26, 2019
Chicago, IL - World Future Forum is an international conference that provides a platform for research and discussions of excellence in high school and the transition into higher education and career paths.
LEADING TOGETHER 2019 | April 29 - May 1, 2018
Miami, FL - Join the Council on Foundations for their premier national conference, "where thought leaders go to engage in provocative conversations about the issues, challenges, and opportunities facing philanthropy." Join executive leaders in philanthropy and other sectors to connect and share.
BOOST Annual Conference | April 30 - May 3, 2019
Palm Springs, CA - Attend the largest, most recognized and comprehensive global convening for after school, expanded learning and out-of-school time professionals.
2019 CEP Conference: Stronger Philanthropy | May 7 - 9, 2019
Minneapolis, MN - The Center for Effective Philanthropy's biennial national conference "is a can’t-miss event for philanthropic leaders to come together, learn, and leave with resources and inspiration to help their organizations maximize their effectiveness. Space is limited to 500 attendees."
NewSchools Venture Fund Summit 2019 | May 8 - 9, 2019
Oakland, CA - NewSchools Summit is an annual invitation-only gathering for education leaders who bring important and diverse perspectives in preK-12 education innovation.
2019 Collective Impact Convening | May 14 - 16, 2019
Chicago, IL - Hosted by the Collective Impact Forum, the convening "will bring together funders, backbones, partners, and community members for cross-sector dialogue and peer learning to tackle complex issues in the collective impact field." GFE member discount.
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.
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.
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.