Switzer Fellows Fall Retreat 2021
Friday September 10 - Sunday September 12, 2021
Pepperwood Preserve, Santa Rosa, CA
The 2021 Switzer Fellow’s Fall Retreat is taking place in person, and is open to 2020 and 2021 Switzer Fellows only, due to COVID safety precautions.
Mentoring 101: How to Get What You Need to Thrive
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
11 am PDT / 1 pm EDT
Traditional mentoring ideas often leave us feeling that something is missing. This workshop, facilitated by the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity, will challenge conventional wisdom and present a new framework to help you re-imagine mentoring. Participants will map their current mentoring network, identify areas of need and create a plan to expand their network. This event is open to Switzer Fellows from all sectors and career stages.
Switzer Fellows in Philanthropy: Demystifying Philanthropy and Networking
Thursday, November 4, 2021
Noon PDT / 3 pm EDT
This event will bring together grant-seeking and grant-making Switzer Fellows to demystify philanthropy, network and learn from each other. Fellows Jen Sokolove and Roger Perez will provide an introduction to environmental philanthropy and best practices for building relationships with funders. Breakout sessions will offer the chance to network and ask questions in small groups of funders and grant seekers with similar interests.