Northern California’s Local Nonprofit News, Events and Chat for Sunday - October 2

The latest local Bay Area/San Jose/Sacramento area nonprofit news to help power your network, strengthen your organization and keep you involved with your professional peers, funders, competitors and cohorts!

By the end of the century, flooding could displace 80k homes, subject 30k socially vulnerable residents to daily flooding and expose bayshore communities to toxic waste. Join us with @ezraromero and @lesommer for a discussion on what sea level rise means.

🎉The Day Has Arrived!
We're officially opening our doors for Sunday hours at select #SJPL branches starting at 1️⃣2️⃣ PM! @SofteeNorCal will serve FREE sundaes & our staff have awesome programs lined up.
Sundae serving schedule:
#RightToLibrary @SJPLF

See you @HSBFest & out on #JFKPromenade today getting the word out to as many voters as possible!

We ❤️ all the awesome volunteers making this possible! Let’s save #CarFreeJFK on Election Day! Get involved at

Join us for "Fresh Brew: Housing Decarbonization: The Practicable Playbook (Pt. 2)" as we conclude a series of talks discussing decarbonizing multifamily construction. -

Opening today! "Modern Women | Modern Vision: Photography from the Bank of America Collection" highlights the long overlooked contributions of #WomenPhotographers to the medium's development as both fine and applied art.

We have a terrific lineup of guests this coming week! A big 'Shoutout' to The Nonprofit Show Sponsors @yptcllc
@CauseSellingEd @LetsBGenerous @StaffingBtqInc
@NatUniv @bloomerangTech
Start your Monday with us! 12:30 pm ET 9:30 am PT
Set a reminder:

His troops are defeated. His enemy is closing in. And now, the Roman general Mark Antony discovers that his beloved queen Cleopatra is dead.

Distraught, he asks his aide Eros to remove his armor, as he prepares to follow his lover into the afterlife:

What a season we had with the Quakes! Thank you so much, @SJEarthquakes for partnering with us in expanding the reach of 211's health, safety, and community services. Don't forget you can still win 2023 season tickets by texting "EARTHQUAKE" to 211-211! #UnitedWeWin #VamosSJ

2 DAYS LEFT to register for the 2022 New Grantmakers Institute! If you're new to #philanthropy or interested in sharpening your skills this institute is for you! Registration ends on October 5th. Learn more here ->

"Targeted Universalism" is a framework for advancing equity outcomes without falling into the trap of a false universalism or a narrow targeting that engenders enormous backlash and resistance. #OBI #TU #Bridging

Learn more by reading our primer:

At #IECF, we’re breathing easier because 100% of our staff have taken the pledge to help clean the air. From planting a garden to combining deliveries, everyone can do something! Sign up your biz today to be a part of #CleanAirDayCA!

This fall, celebrate and learn about local agriculture at Spina Farms Pumpkin Patch in Coyote Valley! The patch is now located on farmland that was protected by the Open Space Authority & partners in 2021. More info: (Photos: Ron Horii)

"John Adams, the composer of 'Nixon in China,' 'The Death of Klinghoffer,' and 'Doctor Atomic,' has entered the ring with a finely wrought, fiercely expressive rendering of 'Antony and Cleopatra.'"

@NewYorker critic Alex Ross reviews Adams's new opera:

Tonight at #fortmasoncenter: @smuinballet Dance Series 1 in the #cowelltheater, and @BATSimprov The (Improvised) Twilight Zone! Get tickets:

Patricia & Laura, our YSF staff, who were honored at City Hall by the Board of Supervisors for their work with Casa De Apoyo/ Latino Task Force. They have advocated for 1 million in add-back funding for to support families through COVID. #ymcasf #HereForGood #LatinxHeritageMonth

Load More . . .

OTHER LOCAL NONPROFIT NEWS, Including; Boston, Chicago, Denver, LA, SF Bay Area, Kansas City, Texas, AZ, Detroit, NYC Tri-State, NorCal, Carolina’s, Baltimore, Atlanta, Seattle, St.Louis, Florida, Washington D.C., Columbus, Tennessee

Don’t Miss Over 300 Free Nonprofit Learning & Trainings To IGNITE YOUR PASSION!