Los Angeles Chapter

EPIP Los Angeles is a network of early- to mid-career professionals committed to a more equitable and inclusive philanthropic sector.

We provide peer support, mentoring, leadership and advocacy training, and networking opportunities for philanthropic professionals in the Los Angeles area. We partner with regional grantmaking associations, affinity groups and others to complement and contribute to networks that exist throughout the community.

To get in touch with EPIP LA, email us at losangeles@epip.org

Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/EPIPLosAngeles and follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/epiplosangles.


EPIP Los Angeles is Recruiting!

Join the EPIP Los Angeles Steering Committee! Please read more here about responsibilities, opportunities and details on how to apply.


EPIP Los Angeles Programs

Mentorship Program: This program connects emerging leaders in the philanthropic field with a seasoned leader to serve as a mentor and a cohort of like-minded peers to support them on their journey.  Learn More.

The Giving Circle: Pool your resources.  Scale your impact.  change the World.  Let's give back together.  Learn More.


Past EPIP Los Angeles Events

Salon Series: Post-Conference Conversation and Discussion of EPIP Report (August 28)

Salon Series: Film Screening and Discussion: LA Politics in Transition (August 9)

Skill Building Series: Project Managment Peer Learning Exchange (July 20)

Mid-Career Professionals Dinner (June 28)

EPIPhany Hour Series: Philanthropy and the Tech Sector (June 15)

Skill Building Series with SCG: Facilitation and Collaboration (May 31)

Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN) Mixer (May 22)

Giving Circle: Grantee Site Visit (May 9)

Lunch with a Leader Series: Dr. Bob Ross of The California Endowment (May 4)

Volunteer Series: EPIP does the Great LA River (April 21)

Skill Building Series: LGBTQ 101 Training (April 6)

Mentorship Program: Mixer (March 15)

Salon Series with Liberty Hill Foundation: Fighting Displacement Roundtable (March 14)

Giving Circle: Nominations Meeting (February 22)

Speed Networking with CHANGE Philanthropy (February 21)

Lunch with a Leader Series: Renata Simril of LA84 Foundation (February 16)

EPIPhany Hour: PST LA:LA curator-led tour at La Plaza de Cultura y Artes (January 19)

Salon Series: Equity, Impact, and the New Cannabis Law (January 18)

 

 



EPIP Los Angeles Chapter News

EPIP LA 2019 Mentorship Program

Posted on October 19, 2018

EPIP LA is thrilled to announce that it is accepting applications for its sixth year of the Mentorship Program. Through its Mentorship Program, EPIP LA aims to provide participants with the tools needed to develop and maintain meaningful connections with experienced leaders and their peers.

The EPIP LA Mentorship program connects emerging leaders in the philanthropic field with a seasoned leader to serve as a mentor and like-minded peers to support them on their journey.

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EPIP LA is Recruiting!

Posted on September 28, 2018

The EPIP LA Chapter is now recruiting Steering Committee members. Please read more here about responsibilities, opportunities and details on how to apply.

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EPIP LA’s 2018 Mentorship Program Participants and Reflection on 2017

Posted on June 04, 2018

Now in its fifth year of programming, EPIP LA’s Mentorship Program has continued to connect early to mid-career philanthropic professionals with executives in the field to serve as a mentor and with peers to support them on their journey. This unique program provides a structured cohort opportunity for mentees to work with a seasoned professional to deepen their learning of philanthropy, build efficacy in their current positions and thought-partner in building long-term career plans, which remains in great need within the philanthropic sector. This year’s applications were very competitive, resulting in the selection of the following three cohorts...

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The EPIP LA Mentorship Program

Posted on November 07, 2017

EPIP LA is thrilled to announce that it is accepting applications for its fifth year of the Mentorship Program. Through its Mentorship Program, EPIP LA aims to provide participants with the tools needed to develop and maintain meaningful connections with experienced leaders and their peers.

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EPIP LA is Recruiting!

Posted on October 31, 2017

The EPIP LA Chapter is now recruiting Steering Committee members. Please read more here about responsibilities, opportunities and details on how to apply.

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EPIP LA | Investing in Yourself

Posted on January 30, 2017

"We often think of investing in terms of dollars and cents and though financial investments are important, investing in ourselves goes beyond monetary measures. As we progress through the various stages of our careers, there are always opportunities for improvement, but these can only be realized if we commit to seeing them through." Read more and to download the framework and tools by EPIP LA >>>

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EPIP LA | Mentor Program Reflections

Posted on December 19, 2016

While Talitha James didn’t have any set expectations when she applied for the EPIP Mentoring program in Los Angeles, she had already heard enthusiastic recommendations about it.

“…[I] knew that whoever I was matched with could add value to my professional career path,” Talitha shared. 

And for our cohort of 2016, the feeling was mutual. 

None of us were entirely sure what to expect. We all hoped we might spark a connection, build a relationship, and glean a nugget or two professional insight. [...]

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2017 EPIP LA Mentorship Program is open for applications!

Posted on October 21, 2016

EPIP LA is thrilled to announce it is accepting applications for its fourth year of the Mentorship Program. Click here to learn more and apply!

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LA Chapter Steering Committee Applications

Posted on September 21, 2016

EPIP LA is recruiting new Chapter Leaders! Learn more about the opportunity and how to apply here. 

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2016 EPIP LA Mentorship Program

Posted on December 04, 2015

Through its Mentorship Program, EPIP LA aims to provide participants with the tools needed to seek out and develop meaningful connections with experienced leaders and their peers.

Last year, EPIP LA successfully completed the second year of its mentorship program. We’re excited to announce two cohorts for the program’s third year.

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