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November 2015

Member Briefing for Africa Grantmakers – Learn What’s New

November 18, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

 Open to funders and grantmakers only, please This interactive webinar is for current members, new staff at member organizations and funders interested in membership. It is a great way for members and grantmakers interested in membership to learn more about recent activities and how AGAG is working to promote robust, effective and responsive philanthropy to benefit African communities.Get an update on our 2015 Anniversary publication on U. S. Funding for Africa Learn how members can help shape the agenda for the…

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December 2015

Trends in U. S. Foundation Funding for Africa – Webinar

December 9, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join us for a discussion of U. S. Foundation Funding for Africa, a new publication by Africa Grantmakers' Affinity Group and Foundation Center. This first-ever analysis of funding specifically for Africa gives an overview of funding trends over the decade from 2002-2012 and takes a deeper look at funding in 2012.  Learn how trends in funding have changed over time.  Open to funders only and registration is required. Read more about the report and download your copy hereDecember 9, 2015  from 1:00…

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April 2016

2016 Retreat – Responding to the Challenges Facing African Communities

April 13, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - April 15, 2016 @ 5:00 pm

"Responding to the Challenges Facing African Communities: Listening, Learning and Taking Action" is the theme for the 2016 annual meeting.  This year AGAG returns to our signature retreat format at the Heldrich Hotel and Conference Center, conveniently located in New Brunswick, New Jersey. The Retreat opens with dinner on April 13 and ends with the closing session on Friday, April 15th.  You don't want to miss this unique meeting of grantmakers active in Africa.   LEARN MORE AND REGISTER 

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July 2016

Webinar: Lessons from the AgroEcology Fund’s Learning Exchange in Uganda

July 6, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Open to FundersIn May 2016, 70 grantees, advisors, and donors gathered at an agroecological farm in Masaka, Uganda for a four-day learning exchange, co-hosted by the AgroEcology Fund and the Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa (AFSA). Farmers and advocates participated from over 20 countries to share strategies to amplify agroecology and strengthen a growing agroecology movement.During this webinar participants will share insights about feeding the world’s communities in a way that revives biological and cultural diversity and mitigates climate…

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Africa Philanthropy Support Organizations: Nurturing Philanthropy in East Africa

July 18, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Open to Funders OnlyPhilanthropy support organizations play an important role as professional development spaces for new and experienced grantmakers.  Established in 2003 the East Africa Association of Grantmakers (EAAG) brings together corporate and community foundations, family trusts and other grantmaking organizations promoting sustainable social development through philanthropy.Join us for an informal discussion with EAAG’s acting CEO, Evans Okinyi. Evans will share his insights on recent developments in philanthropy in East Africa and the role that EAAG is playing in the…

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August 2016

Conversations on Grantmaking Strategies

August 9, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

AGAG Breakfast Meeting - New York Tuesday, August 9, 20169:30 am - 11:30 am ESTNew  York, NY Open to Funders OnlyAdvanced Registration Required - Registration Deadline August 4, 2016Conversations on Grantmaking StrategiesJoin us for an informal and interactive breakfast conversation that explores the challenges and lessons funders encounter when developing grantmaking strategy and how reflecting on what you would do differently can help to inform future program design.Joining us to kick off the conversations will be Nicolette Naylor, Regional Director, Southern Africa, Ford…

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March 2017

2017 AGAG Annual Meeting – New York, NY

March 28, 2017 - March 29, 2017

"Africa Philanthropy for the 21st Century: Achieving Impact Through Building Community" March 28-29,2017 . REGISTER TODAY Newman Conference Center at Baruch College,  New York, NY  Open to Funders Only. Don't miss out on this unique annual meeting of funders using their philanthropy to benefit African communities.  Register today to attend the 2017 AGAG Annual Meeting on March 28-29, 2017 in New York.  Explore the Conference page that includes agenda that includes workshops lead by practitioners and a great line up of…

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September 2017

African Youth Monologues Cast

September 21, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am

Join us for a unique learning opportunity where art & activism comes alive with a powerful performance by the cast of African Youth Monologue followed by a candid conversation and question and answer session with the cast. African Youth Monologue adapts the staging of Eve Ensler's Vagina Monologues and uses story-telling to convey the real-life issues faced by young people across the Africa. Shaping their own narrative and using their own voice, the cast presents stories that are meant to…

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October 2017

New Funders to Africa: Having a Challenge Charting Your Path?

October 3, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 Join us for an Interactive Discussion TUESDAY, October 3, 2017 3:00 - 5:00 pm Philanthropy New York 1500 Broadway, 7th Floor New York, New York   Space is limited and registration is required. Deadline to register is Friday, September 30, 2017  -  REGISTER HERE  The Africa Grantmakers’ Affinity Group and Moore Philanthropy invite you to join us for an informal discussion of the challenges and opportunities when funding in countries in Africa.  This interactive program has been designed specifically for individual donors, funders with…

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Webinar: Abuses Against Persons with Albinism in Countries in Africa

October 26, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Human Rights Crisis in Africa: A Call to Action to Address Abuses Against Persons with Albinism Thursday, October 26, 2017, 10:00-11:30 am EST, New York, NY The Open Society Foundations and Human Rights Funders Network and co-sponsors Africa Grantmakers' Affinity Group, the East Africa Association of Grantmakers, and the newly launched HRFN Africa Donors Working Group, invite you to attend this funder briefing hosted by the Open Society Foundation. This briefing aims to raise awareness on this underfunded and under-recognized human…

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