Events

Upcoming & Past Events
Unicorns Reunite: A 5-Year Reflection on Love, Equity, Power, and Hummus
February 14, 2023
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Virtual (via Zoom)

It's been 5 years since Unicorns Unite was published. Has anything changed?

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Wisconsin Philanthropy Network: 2021 Annual Conference
November 3, 2021
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Virtual keynote conversation

Philanthropy: Time to Flip Some Tables Over!

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NEPA Learning Conference
September 17, 2020
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Virtual

Keynote

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Blackbaud: BBcon 2019
October 15, 2019
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Nashville, Tennessee

SUPER SESSION: Unlocking Your Foundation’s Unicorn Potential

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Maine Association of Nonprofits & Main Philanthropy Center: Let's Talk About Nonprofit-Funder Relationships
October 10, 2019
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Freeport, Maine, USA

Learn how to build EPIC nonprofit-funder relationships!

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Community First Foundation and CAF: Powering Partnerships Luncheon 2019
September 25, 2019
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Denver, Colorado, USA

Each year, Powering Partnerships brings together funders and nonprofits for a keynote on working in the nonprofit sector.

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Segal Family Foundation's Annual Meeting
September 20, 2019
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Jersey City, New Jersey

The conference was created to be a celebratory space bringing together the most innovative thinkers, ambitious doers, and progressive funders focusing on dramatic and positive change in Sub-Saharan Africa.

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Grantspace by Candid: Social Sector Unite!
September 18, 2019
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San Francisco, California (plus Online Livestream)

Join best-selling authors Vu Le (via Seattle), Jane Leu and Jessamyn Shams-Lau (Unicorns Unite: How Nonprofits & Foundations can build Epic Partnerships) in a frank conversation around the social sector system and how it might be restructured to work better for everyone.

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Co.act Detroit: Public Launch
June 26, 2019
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Detroit, Michigan, USA

Join us for an exciting two-day launch experience, where we’ll offer an inside look at our space and how leaders like you can engage with it. Participate in thought-provoking discussions, learn more about our programming and connect with other regional changemakers.

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Fundación Paraguaya: Cerrito Forum 2019
May 22, 2019
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Cerrito Agricultural School, Asunción, Paraguay

Cerrito Forum Brings Together Global Participants From Different Sectors To Share New Ways to Eliminate Poverty

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Council on Foundations: Leading Together Conference
April 30, 2019
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Miami, Florida

Leading Together 2019 was a gathering of leaders in philanthropy and other influencers in business, government, and academia.

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Re-imagining the Nonprofit/Funder Relationship
April 9, 2019
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More Than Words Boston | Boston, MA, USA

An interactive conversation with Vu Le about how nonprofits and funders can build epic partnerships in the greater Boston area.

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Silicon Valley Community Foundation
October 17, 2018
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Bay Area, SFO, California

#EPICPartnerships takes center stage.

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Tactical Philanthropy Panel
October 10, 2018
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Unicorns Unite among book resources shared with audience during Tactical Philanthropy Panel

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Webinar: National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy
September 20, 2018
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Broadcasted online from Washington, D.C.

Ceding Control: Sharing philanthropy’s power for equitable, inclusive relationships

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Global Day of Unicorn Unity
August 28, 2018
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Broadcasting globally from San Francisco, CA

Join us and fellow unicorns for an interactive discussion featuring two of Unicorns Unite’s authors: Jane Leu and Jessamyn Shams-Lau.

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New Profit’s Gathering of Leaders
May 15, 2018
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Boston, MA, USA

Bringing together cross-sector leaders to develop and advance big new ideas for social impact.

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Grantmakers for Effective Organizations (GEO)
April 30, 2018
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San Francisco, CA, USA

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