Resources

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.

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.

3. Innovative tools we love

We are constantly learning about new and innovative tools to help nonprofits and for-profits succeed in their latest ventures. Here is a list of tools we love:

Speaking Engagements

Past and Upcoming Team Goldhirsh Speaking Engagements

NOV
2017

#SustainLACo Kickoff, Angie Jean-Marie

NOV
2017

Long Beach Civic Innovation Summit, Angie Jean-Marie

OCT
2017

2017 AIA|LA Design Awards, Tara Roth

OCT
2017

Fundamentals of Effective Grantmaking, Angie Jean-Marie

APRIL 22
2017

UPTOGOOD Film Festival, Angie Jean-Marie

JAN 26
2017

FuturizeX Student Challenge at UCLA, Tara Roth

DEC 7
2016

The Role of Non-Profits in the Public Sector - Innovative Partnerships at Work, 2016 MMASC Annual Conference, Angie Jean-Marie

DEC 1
2016

MakeChange Awards, Afternoon Keynote, Angie Jean-Marie

NOV 15
2016

LA Magazine and XPRIZE, Los Angeles Magazine's Breakfast Conversation Series: Philanthropy in LA,Tara Roth

OCT 23
2016

Trust for Public Land Green Alleys, Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, Megan Park

OCT 12
2016

Equity + Inclusion Place by Design Competition, SXSW Eco, Angie Jean-Marie

SEPT 19
2016

Social Innovation to Catalyze Impact, Southern California Grantmakers Annual Conference, Tara Roth

AUG 24
2016

The New Creatives: Building LA's Future Creative Economy, Soho House West Hollywood, Moderated by Tara Roth

JUNE 22
2016

Innovate DTLA Keynote Panel, Keynote Panel, Tara Roth

JUNE 1
2016

Philanthropy of the Future, Tara Roth, 501(c)onference 2016

MAY 17
2016

An Evening with Tara Roth moderated by Angie Jean-Marie, ComNetworkLA

APR 28
2016

"Bold Ideas and Leaders for the Future of Los Angeles" at Soho House West Hollywood

MAR 3
2016

Tara spoke at a California State University Northridge's President’s Special Series Seminars entitled "Understanding Philanthropy in Los Angeles and Beyond."

OCT 26
2015

Big Ideas in Urban Manufacturing, Urban Manufacturing Alliance, Tara Roth

JUNE
2015

Tara Roth joins Equality Now for The Word Effect: How words and labels impede gender equality

MAR 8
2015

Australian Consulate of Los Angeles, International Women's Day, Tara Roth.

FEB 23
2015

Amplifier Giving Circle Convening, Leichtag Foundation Ranch, Shauna Nep

OCT 2
2014

Tara Roth: Splash LA 2014 is LA's premier entrepreneur conference, and business plan competition.

June
2014

LA's BEST Friends Board meeting, LA's BEST, Ki'tay Davidson

APR 10
2014

Keynote, Perkins + Will, Tara Roth

FEB 19
2014

Quality and Productivity Commission Luncheon, County of Los Angeles, Tara Roth

FEB
2014

Social Entrepreneurship Class, Occidental College, Shauna Nep

FEB
2014

Peer Health Exchange Reception Honoring Tara Roth

Would you like to add something to the list? Email us at team@goldhirshfoundation.org.

Financial Capital Opportunities

Amplifying opportunities for social innovation

Organization
Description
Deadline
The Westly Foundation will award up to three Grand Prizes of $40,000 each to early-stage, young social innovators in California with novel solutions to community challenges.
October 15, 2018
Apply to the LA Homelessness Challenge and the Housing Innovation Challenge to win up to $1million for creative housing models.
Multiple Deadlines
The Pathfinder Award recognizes outstanding and innovative solutions for protected and conserved areas, developed and implemented by individuals, organisations or groups.
August 14, 2018
Unilever is awarding young entrepreneur with initiatives, products or services already in action tackling sustainability.
June 28, 2018
The Investing in Artists grants program enhances the working lives and strengthen the creative support system for California artists working in all disciplines.
June 28, 2018
This is an open call for ideas using immersive storytelling to discover new ways to engage audiences and advance the field of journalism.
June 28, 2018
Conservation X Labs (CXL) is seeking bold ideas for technology solutions to conservation challenges.
June 30, 2018
The CFE Fund is seeking partners to expand the opportunity to integrate banking access into programs that work with high school age youth.
July 2, 2018
The 2018 Harbor Freight Tools for Schools Prize for Teaching Excellence will award $1 million in prizes to U.S. public high school skilled trades teachers and programs!
July 6, 2018
The 2018 Roddenberry Prize will award four grants to organizations focused on four issue areas, food waste, plant-rich diets, girls’ education, and women’s rights, to solve the climate crisis.
July 12, 2018
The Incubator awards grants of up to $50,000 to develop new digital art experiences.
July 15, 2018

For inquiries please email us at team@goldhirshfoundation.org.