Elevate Children Funders Group
The resounding call to more fully engage the communities we serve has the power to spur innovation and amplify impacts. But what does it mean, in practical terms, to make this shift as funders? Examine this question in a six part webinar series.
Tuesday, September 7 * 10:00-11:00 am EST – Why is shifting power vital to improving child and youth outcomes? Hear from a panel of experts sharing why community-centered grantmaking is more than “a good thing to do”.
Tuesday, September 14 * 10:00-11:00 am EST – How do we shift power? Learn practical steps and tools to help funders move towards community-centered grantmaking.
Tuesday, September 21 * 10:00 – 11:00 am EST – Does community-centered grantmaking work? Explore case studies from around the world.
Tuesday, September 28 * 10:00-11:00 am EST – How are funders shifting power? What are funders doing differently? How did they made the transition?
Tuesday, October 5 * 10:00-11:00 am EST – What can you do in practice? This session is designed as an interactive workshop, an experiential journey into shifting power in grantmaking.
Tuesday, October 12 * 10:00-11:00 am EST – How can you measure community-centered grantmaking? In this interactive workshop session, you will examine evaluation tools that capture community-driven systems change.