PACE Co-Sponsors Katrina @ 5 Conference, March 22-24, New Orleans As communities rebuild after disaster, they often find their work to be less about recapturing the status quo and more about building a stronger community than before. As you work to tackle tough issues and transform … Read more about Katrina @5 Events
Northern California Grantmakers (NCG) and Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement (PACE) Present a Special-Issue Briefing Expanding Our Vision of Civic Engagement: Advancing Practices for Community Change April 6, 2010 9:00 am - 12 noon San Francisco State Downtown Center 835 Market … Read more about Special Issue Briefing: Expanding our Visions of Civic Engagement
Sponsored by: - National Assembly/National Collaboration for Youth - PACE-Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement Date: Tuesday, February 9th, 2010 Time: 3-4 PM EST About half of young Americans have never attended college, and only 35% of youth graduate from college. They are … Read more about Webinar: Building Civic Pathways for Non-College Bound Youth
Critical Condition by Roger Weisberg Sunday, January 31, 2010 6:30 - 9:00 pm Dinner, Screening and Discussion Fee $50 Non-GFEM Members, $35 for GFEM Members View the PDF Flyer We've seen how films like An Inconvenient Truth can dramatically shape public opinion and advance urgent policy … Read more about Screening Event: Critical Condition
Recent studies from PACE (Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement) and CIRCLE (The Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement) have highlighted staggering contrasts in civic opportunities and engagement for youth on a path towards college and those who are not. Young … Read more about Building Civic Paths for Non-College-Bound Youth: A Panel Conversation
Join us for a Webinar on December 3, 2009 Space is limited. Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/264880810 Carmen Sirianni will be the presenter for this interactive one hour PACE webinar. Sirianni, a professor of sociology and public policy at Brandeis … Read more about Webinar: Investing in Democracy, Engaging Citizens in Collaborative Governance
Four Key Innovations in Citizen Engagement A PublicForum Webinar Tuesday, 10 November 2009 2:00pm Eastern/19:00 GMT Presented by PACE/Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement National Civic League PublicDecisions Click here to register for this free event. Registration closes … Read more about Four Key Innovations in Civic Engagement
Funders' Committee for Civic Participation, Interfaith Funders, & PACE present... Faith in Politics Faith-based Initiatives in Civic Engagement Monday, September 14th, 3-4:00pm ET/ 12-1:00pm PT Register Today Call Organizer & Moderator: Geri Mannion, Carnegie Corporation of New … Read more about Faith in Politics: Faith-based Initiatives in Civic Engagement
Engaging Citizen 2.0: From Obama to the “MyFaceTube” Revolution, How is Social Media Reshaping Civic Engagement?
- Please Join Us for a Special Event - Engaging Citizen 2.0: From Obama to the "MyFaceTube" Revolution, How is Social Media Reshaping Civic Engagement? "Web2.0" technology and new organizing models have created a new standard for reaching citizens. In this interactive session we … Read more about Engaging Citizen 2.0: From Obama to the “MyFaceTube” Revolution, How is Social Media Reshaping Civic Engagement?
Join us for a Webinar on July 13, 2009 Space is limited. Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/688310939 Local governments are at the front lines of the interaction between citizens and their leaders. All over America local government leaders are … Read more about Webinar: The New Laboratories of Democracy: How Local Government is Reinventing Civic Engagement
On Tuesday, June 23rd there will be a strategic conversation on Innovations, Opportunities, and Challenges for Service and Civic Engagement to be held during the National Conference on Volunteering and Service in San Francisco. The session is being co-convened by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Case … Read more about Innovations, Opportunities, and Challenges for Service and Civic Engagement
Funding and Fostering Local Democracy: What Philanthropy Should Know about the Emerging Field of Deliberation and Democratic Governance
PACE Webinar - Register Now! Wednesday, May 27th, 12:00pm-1:00pm (eastern) As the philanthropic community grapples with the question of how to support innovative and effective forms of democratic governance, PACE (Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement) has released a guide that provides a … Read more about Funding and Fostering Local Democracy: What Philanthropy Should Know about the Emerging Field of Deliberation and Democratic Governance