Goldhirsh Foundation


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.

Financial Capital Opportunities

Amplifying opportunities for social innovation

Organization Description Deadline
The Drucker Prize The Drucker Prize (formerly the Drucker Award for Nonprofit Innovation) is a $100,000 award given to the nonprofit organization that is deemed to best meet Drucker’s definition of innovation: “change that creates a new dimension of performance.” April 30, 2019

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Speaking Engagements

Past and Upcoming Team Goldhirsh Speaking Engagements

Apr 15 2019
OBAxLA Speaker Event: Creating Change Through Social Innovation, Tara Roth
Apr 4 2019
City Impact Lab, Tara Roth
Oct 25 2018
Talanoa Dialogue on Sub-National Climate Financing at the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI), Tara Roth
Oct 10 2018
Make it in LA / LACI, “Dollars and Sense,” Tara Roth
Oct 3 2018
Leadership for LA’s Future: What Will LA Look Like in 2050?; United Way of Greater LA’s Tocqueville Society and Emerging Leaders, Tara Roth
Mar 1 2018
26th Annual Kravis De-Roulet Leadership Conference, Tara Roth

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Publications & Tools

1. Publications around capital development

From capital development to crowdsourcing technologies, we are always learning. Here is a list of publications we found helpful.

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: