The Goldhirsh Foundation is committed to supporting social innovation in Los Angeles. Below find a number of resources around social innovation, impact investing, and fundraising.
1. Publications around capital development
From capital development to crowdsourcing technologies, we are always learning. Here is a list of publications we found helpful.
- The Op-Ed Project: Op-Ed Writing Basic Tips and Tricks
- This Might Be the Best Idea for Turning Out More Voters in U.S. Elections (2017)
- Crowdsourcing: Practical Insights for Entrepreneurs, Investors, and Philanthropists (2015)
- Evolution of an Impact Portfolio: From Implementation to Results (2014)
- The Emergence of Civic Tech: Investments in a Growing Field (2013)
- Why Contests Improve Philanthropy (2013)
- Bright Spots in Community Engagement (2013)
2. CURRENTLY READING
Our team is always learning and sharing. Here is a list of books we are currently reading. For real-time updates, follow the team on twitter.
Past and Upcoming Team Goldhirsh Speaking Engagements
UPTOGOOD Film Festival, Angie Jean-Marie
FuturizeX Student Challenge at UCLA, Tara Roth
Socal Grantmakers Peer Learning Group, Tara Roth
The Role of Non-Profits in the Public Sector - Innovative Partnerships at Work, 2016 MMASC Annual Conference, Angie Jean-Marie
MakeChange Awards, Afternoon Keynote, Angie Jean-Marie
UCLA, Impact@Anderson: Meet the Funder, Tara Roth
LA Magazine and XPRIZE, Los Angeles Magazine's Breakfast Conversation Series: Philanthropy in LA,Tara Roth
Trust for Public Land Green Alleys, Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, Megan Park
Equity + Inclusion Place by Design Competition, SXSW Eco, Angie Jean-Marie
Social Innovation to Catalyze Impact, Southern California Grantmakers Annual Conference, Tara Roth
The New Creatives: Building LA's Future Creative Economy, Soho House West Hollywood, Moderated by Tara Roth
Innovate DTLA Keynote Panel, Keynote Panel, Tara Roth
Philanthropy of the Future, Tara Roth, 501(c)onference 2016
An Evening with Tara Roth moderated by Angie Jean-Marie, ComNetworkLA
"Bold Ideas and Leaders for the Future of Los Angeles" at Soho House West Hollywood
Tara spoke at a California State University Northridge's President’s Special Series Seminars entitled "Understanding Philanthropy in Los Angeles and Beyond."
Big Ideas in Urban Manufacturing, Urban Manufacturing Alliance, Tara Roth
Tara Roth joins Equality Now for The Word Effect: How words and labels impede gender equality
Australian Consulate of Los Angeles, International Women's Day, Tara Roth.
Amplifier Giving Circle Convening, Leichtag Foundation Ranch, Shauna Nep.
Tara Roth: Splash LA 2014 is LA's premier entrepreneur conference, and business plan competition.
DROUGHT! Leveraging Social Communities to Solve California's Big Problem, Shauna Nep, Social Media Week LA
LA's BEST Friends Board meeting, LA's BEST, Ki'tay Davidson.
Keynote, Perkins + Will, Tara Roth.
Quality and Productivity Commission Luncheon, County of Los Angeles, Tara Roth.
Social Entrepreneurship Class, Occidental College, Shauna Nep.
Peer Health Exchange Reception Honoring Tara Roth.
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