2019 Annual Meeting: Imagining Tomorrow

NCNG Annual Meeting 2019: Imagining Tomorrow

March 6-7, 2019


We hope you will join us at the 2019 NCNG Annual Meeting and Conference! Below you'll find the schedule from the conference, if you have any questions please let us know.

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Day One - March 6

Registration & Breakfast Snacks

Wednesday Workshops
  • Community Foundations Workshop
  • Corporate Foundations Workshop           
  • Education Funders Workshop                 
  • Health Funders Workshop   
  • Site Visits 101
Lunch & Opening Plenary

      Remembering Yesterday       

Afternoon Concurrent Sessions 
  • Audit Analysis for Grantmaking
  • Classrooms, Climate and Cancer: Understanding the Intersection of Pollution and Privilege
  • Getting Wholehearted
  • Putting the “Scholar” in “Scholarship”    
Late-Afternoon Concurrent Sessions
  • Building Resiliency through Trauma-Informed Programs and Practices
  • Integrating Communications    
  • Legal Update for Foundations
  • Maximum Mission Impact: A Discussion on Place-Based Funding 
  • Leveling Up Your DEI Game    

Dine-Arounds, or Dinner on Your Own

Information on Dine-Arounds will be provided soon - stay tuned!


Day Two - March 7

Morning Concurrent Sessions
  • A Session for Small Foundations: management, Operations, Priorities
  • Achieving Equity Through Better Grantmaking Practice
  • Better Meetings
Brunch Plenary

     Imagining Tomorrow

Late-Morning Concurrent Sessions
  • Opportunities and Threats Along the Philanthropic Investments Arc   
  • The Culture of Capacity Building
  • What Gives? Breaking Through Management- Staff Disconnects to Enhance Effectiveness and Advance Equity
Closing Networking Lunch