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.

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


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



Park Hyatt Aviara
7100 Aviara Resort Drive
Carlsbad, California 92011


Register here

Investing in a Civic Renaissance will take place in Carlsbad, California at the Park Hyatt Aviara on October 23, 2019.

Register by email: AnnualMeeting@PhilanthropyRoundtable.org
Register by phone: 202.822.8333

Registration rate: $195

Maximize your time in Carlsbad and join us for the 2019 Annual Meeting

To add this event to your existing Annual Meeting registration, call 202.822.8333.


The dress code for meeting sessions is business casual attire. Due to varying temperatures between the outside weather and meeting areas, you may want to bring a sweater or light jacket.

The Park Hyatt Aviara does not provide a complimentary shuttle from the airport to the hotel. San Diego International Airport is located about 30 miles from the hotel.

Los Angeles Interational airport is located about 95 miles from the hotel.


Both airports offer on-site taxi cabs, ride-sharing services, and car rentals.

During the month of October, the daily temperature in Carlsbad ranges from 71°F to 74°F.