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1. Timely Giving During BDOG2020
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By Linda Beech Cutler, Chief Executive Officer

This year, we invited donors to pledge volunteer hours during BDOG2020—in effect, leveraging the community-wide attention on local nonprofits during Big Day of Giving to further engage generous people with the causes they care about in our region.

Tags: Expanding Philanthropy and the Social Economy, philanthropy, Big Day of Giving, volunteering
2. The Road Taken
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By Priscilla Enriquez, Chief Impact & Strategy Officer

Priscilla Enriquez has played a key role in our work to strengthen the Sacramento region. In her final post to our blog before she begins a new adventure at the helm of the Central Valley Foundation, she reflects on her tenure and what being part of the Foundation family has meant to her.
 

Tags: philanthropy, community, Nonprofits, sacramento region community foundation
3. Top Five Benefits of BDOG Participation
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By Lovelle Harris, DIrector of Nonprofit Ventures & Strategic Impact

We've asked past BDOG nonprofit participants what they've found valuable about their participation – and they let us know!

Tags: Expanding Philanthropy and the Social Economy, philanthropy, Big Day of Giving, Nonprofits
4. A Catalyst for Change
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By Linda Beech Cutler, Chief Executive Officer

Reflecting on the Foundation's leadership role in the Sacramento region and its refreshed brand.

Tags: philanthropy, Expanding Philanthropy and the Social Economy, Transforming the Creative Economy, Connecting the Regional Food Economy, Preparing Students to Succeed in the New Economy, Strategic Initiatives, Community Leadership, community
5. Our Summer Salons
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During the summer months, the Foundation hosts conversations about the pressing issues facing our community, inviting our fundholders to hear from local experts who are addressing those issues on the ground-level.
 

Tags: philanthropy, fundholders, collaboration, community, Homelessness, immigration, Summer Salon
6. Transforming the Creative Economy
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At this Summer Salon, our fundholders gained insights into Sacramento’s new Cultural Plan, which is helping invigorate the entire region’s arts ecosystem, amplifying the diverse voices that make up our community. We heard from local experts who are leading the movement that is fostering a thriving, sustainable, and inclusive creative sector.

Tags: community, Summer Salon, philanthropy, fundholders, arts
7. Responding to Emergencies in our Region
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At this Summer Salon, our fundholders heard from area experts about efforts that are in place to respond to emergencies to better understand why disaster preparedness is essential for communities throughout the capital area and discover what they could do to help.

Tags: community, Summer Salon, philanthropy, fundholders, Homelessness
8. Our Region's Story of Hunger and Food Access
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Despite being a region rich with agriculture, hundreds of thousands of people in our community lack access to fresh, healthy food.

Tags: community, Summer Salon, philanthropy, fundholders, Homelessness
9. Looking Inward: Enhancing Fundholder Satisfaction
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By Linda Beech Cutler, Chief Executive Officer

Earlier this year, the Foundation commissioned a third-party, independent donor perception study to help us evaluate the effectiveness of our ongoing investments in donor engagement and community leadership. We are thrilled to share highlights of the report below in a note from Linda Beech Cutler, our chief executive, along with a number of ways we will continue working to enhance our donors’ experiences.

Tags: philanthropy, fundholders
10. An Emergency in Our Backyard
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By Priscilla Enriquez, Chief Giving Officer

Community foundations are uniquely equipped to respond to disasters. Here’s how we supported relief efforts during the devastating North Bay Fires.

Tags: philanthropy, community, emergency, disaster, grantmaking

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