People

CORE CONVENING TEAM Convening Co-Chairs Shona Chakravartty — Hill-Snowdon Foundation As Senior Program Officer at the Hill-Snowdon Foundation (HSF), Shona Chakravartty is responsible for leading and managing HSF’s Economic Justice grantmaking program, as well as developing and implementing learning and leveraging activities related to HSF’s economic justice interests. She was previously the co-chair of Neighborhood…

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Program

NFG’s 40 Years Strong virtual convening series celebrated four decades of mobilizing philanthropy and brought funders together to explore what is possible in the current era of organized philanthropy. The series began with our 40 Years Strong plenary session on People, Place and Power, followed by our Accountability and Philanthropy’s Role plenary focused on philanthropy’s responsibility to be…

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Resources

You can find recordings of each plenary and session from NFG’s 40 Years Strong virtual convening series below, along with links to transcripts, graphic recordings, and related resources. Watch for the first time, watch again, and please share widely! Catch highlights and quotes shared by participants on Twitter with #NFG2020 and #NFG40YearsStrong. Sessions: Technologies for Liberation: Moving…

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Sponsors

As we celebrate 40 years of NFG’s work in organizing and mobilizing philanthropy, our dynamic community of grantmakers and grassroots leaders is what makes us strong. Thank you to the following funders who sponsored NFG’s 40 Years Strong virtual convening series! Thank You Sponsors! Surdna Foundation Amalgamated Charitable Foundation Needmor Fund Raikes Foundation The Workers Lab…

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Accessibility

ACCESS, ACCOMMODATIONS, AND DISABILITY STATEMENT OF INTENT In organizing NFG’s 2020 National Convening, we held strongly to the goal to create a space where Disabled/chronically ill and Deaf folks shouldn’t need to pass as being able-bodied, healthy or from hearing culture, in order to be present or to participate fully. We arrived at this goal knowing that…

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2020 National Convening: 40 Years Strong

Since 1980, NFG has been a ‘political home’ for people in philanthropy: a place to connect, strengthen our analysis, and take action. Our virtual convening series: 40 Years Strong celebrates four decades of mobilizing philanthropy and brings funders together to explore what is possible in the current era of organized philanthropy. This series began on…

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Health, Housing, Race, Equity and Power Funders Convening

All funders are welcomed to register for this event! Please create an account on our website to register. For security purposes, new accounts take 24 hours or less to be approved. You will receive an email notification when your account is approved. We look forward to your participation. Please contact neda@nfg.org with any questions!  …

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