Wednesday, Oct 23

7:15 - 8:00 a.m.
Breakfast
8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Donor Panel

Donors lead a discussion about groundbreaking civic investments.

  • Tom Riley, President, Connelly Foundation

  • Daniel Stid, Director, Madison Initiative, William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

9:00 - 9:15 a.m.
Break
9:15 - 10:30 a.m.
Practitioner Panel

Best-in-class practitioners introduce bold initiatives and partnerships.

  • Tim Bailey, Director of Education, Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History

  • David Bobb, President, Bill of Rights Institute

  • Louise Dubé, Executive Director, iCivics

  • Stefanie Sanford, Chief of Global Policy and External Relations, College Board

  • Shari Williams, President, Leadership Program of the Rockies

10:30 - 10:45 a.m.
Break
10:45 - 11:45 a.m.
Discussion of Key Donor Strategies

Donors will privately discuss strategies, gaps, and key new areas for investing.

  • Randy Kendrick: Supporting state civics policy through the Joe Foss Institute

  • Jack Miller: Supporting the next generation of educators through the Jack Miller Freedom Initiative

11:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Break
12:00 - 1:15 p.m.
Lunch
1:30 p.m.
2019 Annual Meeting begins

Join us for our premier event, gathering hundreds of philanthropic decision makers committed to strengthening our free society and to exploring, collaborating, and solving our nation's greatest problems through meaningful and effective philanthropy.