San Diego Grantmakers Annual Conference

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San Diego Grantmakers 2014 Annual Conference

"Cultivating Philanthropy, Seeding Change"

Friday, November 14 | Balboa Park

A special pre-conference reception will be held the evening prior.

We are pleased to announce the date and location of our 2014 Annual Conference!  Planning is well underway for this event, which aims to help you learn about model practices and trends in philanthropy, then apply it to your work within our region.

The San Diego Grantmakers Annual Conference is the largest annual event in San Diego County designed to bring together people who are passionate and strategic about philanthropy, whether personally or professionally. Be sure to mark your calendars!


For questions about the event or becoming a sponsor, please contact SDG Director of Learning and Programs Lisette Islas at or (858) 875-3336.

Past Annual Conference Information

To view information and materials from past SDG Annual Conferences, please visit the Past Programs page of our website.

San Diego Grantmakers (SDG) is a nonprofit membership association serving individuals and organizations that carry out $25,000 or more annually of charitable giving.  You must be a grantmaker in order to attend the SDG Annual Conference.

Thank you to our conference sponsors -- your support is greatly appreciated!

Sponsorship of the SDG Annual Conference demonstrates a commitment to developing our community of funders to better serve San Diego as a whole.  Sponsors receive tiered benefits including complimentary registrations and recognition on conference materials. To sponsor the San Diego Grantmakers 2014 Annual Conference, please complete our Sponsorship Form. Questions? Email


 Sempra Energy


  Jewish Community Foundation


 Leichtag Foundation
  Qualcomm Incorporated 


 The California Endowment JPMorgan Chase & Co. Jacobs Family Foundation
The Legler Benbough Foundation




AMN Healthcare, Inc.

Capdevilla Gillespie Foundation

Cox Communications

Encore Capital Group

McCarthy Family Foundation

Moss Adams Foundation

The Patricia and Christopher Weil Family Foundation

The San Diego Foundation Time Warner Cable


Emerging Practitioners In Philanthropy San Diego   University of San Diego, School of Leadership and Education Sciences, Institute for Nonprofit Education and Research