Annual State of Nonprofit and Philanthropy Summit

​Hosted by The Nonprofit Institute, this informative day of research and practical learning opportunities will help guide San Diego's nonprofit and philanthropic leaders in creating, implementing and evaluating innovative and collaborative strategies for the future.

October 29, 2020


The purpose of the Summit is to highlight the current state of the nonprofit sector and philanthropy that supports it, as well as key trends that affect how these organizations are able to operate, fulfill their mission and meet critical needs in the community.

The opening session sets the stage by providing our audience with an up-to-date understanding of what our community of nonprofits and philanthropy looks like, their shared challenges, and recent findings from our research on broader trends among in the nonprofit sector serving the San Diego region. The following session explores the role of nonprofits in providing ethical, compassionate leadership to address critical challenges at a time when many issues are polarizing. The afternoon workshops build off the morning discussions, with the intent to provide critical leadership skills training in different topical areas of interest to nonprofit leadership and management.

2020 Sponsors

Luth Research logo
University of San Diego School of Leadership and Education Sciences logo
MUFG Union Bank logo
Bank of America logo
San Diego Gas & Electric logo
California Bank & Trust logo
Community Boost logo
Moss Adams logo
For Purpose Law Group logo
CalNonprofits Insurance Services logo
Goldman Sachs Philanthropy Fund logo
Alliant Educational Foundation logo
Rancho Santa Fe Foundation
Sharp Health Plan logo
YH Advisors logo
The San Diego Foundation logo