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Fall Conference

Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia’s annual fall conference is the premier event for regional funders to join with their grantmaking peers, nonprofit executives and other civic leaders for a day of networking and shared learning on important trends and issues impacting philanthropy and regional giving.

The event draws more than 400 attendees from across the region. We present top-notch national and regional speakers who address timely topics of interest to the regional grantmaking community. Speakers at recent conferences have included:

  • Vu Le, Executive Director of Rainier Valley Corps and author of the popular blog, Nonprofit AF
  • Dr. Manuel Pastor, Professor, Sociology and American Studies & Ethnicity, University of Southern California
  • Kathleen P. Enright, President and CEO, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations (GEO)
  • Emmett D. Carson, Ph.D, CEO and President, Silicon Valley Community Foundation
  • Michele Jolin, White House Senior Advisor for Social Innovation for the Domestic Policy Council

 

Past Event Highlights

 

2016: Toward a More Perfect Union:Strengthening the Sector Together

 

2015: Learning and Leading Together in a Diverse Landscape