The Syar Foundation Summit took place on Thursday, November 9 at Touro University in Vallejo, CA. The Summit was a one day convening bringing together philanthropy, regional nonprofits and the public sector to showcase Solano County’s greatest needs, massive business development, and visionary opportunity to be the first place in the nation to proactively invest in local BIPOC communities alongside growth and gentrification. Speakers from organizations all over the country including New America, Bloomberg Center for Public Innovation, Fresno Drive, and SOLA Impact participated in panels and fireside chats, contributing valuable real-world knowledge, research, experience and case studies to back up the #FundSolano vision. Special guests We Are For Good led a 3 hour capacity building workshop for over 30 Solano County nonprofits. The Summit kicked off a year-long nonprofit capacity building cohort program that includes detailed monthly workshops focused on fundraising, marketing, technology, organizational effectiveness and more.

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