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Democracy in the Shifting Political Landscape

Date:
March 6th, 2017
Time:
8:00AM to 10:00AM
Location:
The Virginia Wimberly Theatre at Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts 527 Tremont Street, Boston MA
Audience:
Consultant, Grantmaker, Philanthropic Advisor
Event type:
Philanthropic trends
Base fee:
$0

Issues of civil liberties, equity and race, immigrant and refugee populations, freedom of the press, counting the undercounted, voter rights, the repeal of ACA/Obamacare, tracking incidents of hate, policies impacting the sciences, climate and environment, proposals to eliminate agencies such as the National Endowment for the Arts, National Endowment for Humanities, and Public Broadcasting – these have all been raised leading up to and in the early days of the new federal administration. Attend this conversation to learn what your fellow funders and foundation leaders are doing and share your own updates and thinking on how this is or may be affecting your funding strategies, if at all.

Joining us as conversation starters for this Town Hall style meeting will be:

Kim Philbrick McCabe, Klarman Family Foundation
Orlando Watkins, The Boston Foundation
Denise Porche, The Island Foundation
Phil Buchanan, Center for Effective Philanthropy
Jim Canales, The Barr Foundation
Jocelyn Sargent, The Hyams Foundation

facilitated by Jeff Poulos, Associated Grant Makers

8:00am, registration and light breakfast
8:30am, program (we intend to start promptly at 8:30am!)

 

Registration type: 
Normal registration

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