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Getting Local: Collaborating With Communities of Color

Featuring Darnell Moore, Coya White Hat-Artichoker, Mauricio Lim Miller & Fresco Steez

Leaders working on issues including public health, human rights, and economic development discuss how nonprofits can do better by treating the people they’re trying to help as partners, not patients.

Increasing Equity and Inclusion in the Arts

Featuring Tim Seelig, Nayantara Sen, Judith Smith & Sherri Young

Leaders from three San Francisco Bay Area arts organizations discuss how they are shaping both their organizations and their performances to make them more diverse and welcoming to all.

Rewriting Our Cultural Narrative for a More Just Society

Featuring Rashad Robinson

Rashad Robinson, president of Color of Change, speaks about the nature of political and cultural power and the importance of continually assessing the nonprofit sector's efforts to bring about change.

Leading Through Turbulent Times

Featuring Jonathan Greenblatt & David Johnson

Anti-Defamation League (ADL) CEO Jonathan Greenblatt’s tenure at the organization has coincided with the 2016 US election, a rise in hate crimes and hate groups, and an increase in cyber-hate.

The Science Behind Compassion

Featuring James Doty

Dr. James Doty highlights our “compassion deficit” and the need to recognize the societal and individual benefits of altruism.

Cross-Sector Social Innovation

Featuring Barton (Buzz) Thompson Jr.

Buzz Thompson identifies models of collaboration across areas of expertise that can help us solve complex societal issues.

 Stanford Professor Robert Proctor on the tobacco industry and global health.

Global Health Speaker Series

Featuring Robert Proctor

Stanford Professor Robert Proctor presents scholarly research and advocates for pressure against the forces of the tobacco industry.

Joe Minarik, senior vice president of the Committee for Economic Development, on the U.S. budget deficit

Macroeconomic Perspective on the Budget Deficit

Featuring Joe Minarik

Joe Minarik, senior vice president of the Committee for Economic Development, talks about the macroeconomic perspective on the U.S. budget deficit and its impact on the US economy.