EPIP Bay Area is committed to building the emerging philanthropy community in San Francisco, the East Bay, Peninsula, South Bay and North Bay. We host professional development and networking events in response to the needs of members and in collaboration with local nonprofits and affinity groups.
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Steering Committee Application
Want to take a more active leadership role in philanthropy? Join the EPIP Bay Area Steering Committee!
EPIP is comprised of 16 member-led chapters around the country, which are supported by four staff at the National office. Each chapter is led by a Steering Committee of 10-15 members who host professional development and networking events in their region and build the field in the spirit of EPIP's mission and vision.
Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. More information about time commitment and roles at the link below.
Chapter Membership Survey
Our Chapter wants to learn what your interests are and how we can best support you as emerging practitioners in philanthropy. We appreciate your feedback, so that we can offer programming that will be beneficial to you. This anonymous survey will take no more than 5 minutes to complete. You do not have to be a dues-paying EPIP member to participate.
Past Bay Area Events
Article Club: "The Art of Saying No as a Philanthropist"
Collaborative Philanthropy Series, Part 1: Social Impact Bonds & Pay for Success
Collaborative Philanthropy Series, Part 2: Giving Circles
Collaborative Philanthropy Series, Part 3: Collective Impact
EPIP National Happy Hour at Neighborhood Funders Group Conference
Article Club: "The Need for Black Rage in Philanthropy"
Debate: Does Big Philanthropy Undermine Democracy & Civil Society?
Article Club: "Scary Times: Foundations, Trumpism, and the Fear Factor"
Article Club: Big Bets in Philanthropy
EPIP National Happy Hour at Forum Conference
Silicon Valley Happy Hour
Article Club: Nonprofit Racial Leadership Gap
Events in the Field
Visit the Northern California Grantmakers calendar and events in the field page! We also recommend subscribing to the mailing lists of relevant affinity groups, funder networks, and philanthropic support organizations to stay connected to the field—The Council on Foundations had created comprehensive list here.
Have a Bay Area event you'd like to share? Email firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line "Events in the Field" and a link to your event.
Bay Area Jobs
To post a listing to the EPIP job board, please send a full job description with job's location as a Word .doc to email@example.com.
Bay Area Affinity Groups
Bay Area Leadership Development Programs