Our nation is in the midst of a civic education crisis, with core constitutional principles quickly vanishing from our public discourse and understanding. It's time for a civic renaissance, and philanthropy can help.

Investing in a Civic Renaissance, a special event focusing on philanthropy’s best opportunities to repair our fractured civic culture, took place just before the kickoff of the 2019 Annual Meeting. 


7:15 - 8:00 a.m.
7:30 - 7:55 a.m.
PragerU Presentation and Videos
8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Donor Panel
9:00 - 9:15 a.m.
9:15 - 10:30 a.m.
Practitioner Panel
10:30 - 10:45 a.m.
10:45 - 11:45 a.m.
Discussion of Key Donor Strategies
11:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
12:00 - 1:15 p.m.
1:30 p.m.
2019 Annual Meeting begins


Tim Bailey

Tim Bailey Director of Education The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History

David Bobb

David Bobb President Bill of Rights Institute

James Buchwald

James Buchwald Founder Ariel Corporation

Scott Cook

Scott Cook Founder and Chairman, Executive Committee Intuit

Louise Dubé

Louise Dubé Executive Director iCivics

Shawn Healy

Shawn Healy Director, Democracy Program Robert R. McCormick Foundation