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Briefing on COVID-19 Webinar #11

Briefing on COVID-19 Webinar #11

Dear community partners,

We are entering a critical time for the Inland Empire, as COVID-19 places enormous health and economic stress on our community organizations and the people they serve. For that reason, Inland Empire Community Foundation (IECF) and the Center for Social Innovation (CSI-UCR) has committed to host a regular set of community updates via a Zoom webinar as a response to COVID-19. We welcome updates from any community leader—from government agencies and elected offices, businesses, and nonprofits—that can directly help our nonprofit partners.

In these calls, we hope to generate greater awareness of what the responses are looking like and to build stronger networks of actors for the coming weeks. We know that collaboration and partnerships are going to be the bedrock for managing the flow of both public and private dollars to ensure innovation, rapid response, and equity in assista

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Briefing on COVID-19 Webinar #10

Briefing on COVID-19 Webinar #10

Dear community partners,

We are entering a critical time for the Inland Empire, as COVID-19 places enormous health and economic stress on our community organizations and the people they serve. For that reason, Inland Empire Community Foundation (IECF) and the Center for Social Innovation (CSI-UCR) has committed to host a regular set of community updates via a Zoom webinar as a response to COVID-19. We welcome updates from any community leader—from government agencies and elected offices, businesses, and nonprofits—that can directly help our nonprofit partners.

In these calls, we hope to generate greater awareness of what the responses are looking like and to build stronger networks of actors for the coming weeks. We know that collaboration and partnerships are going to be the bedrock for managing the flow of both public and private dollars to ensure innovation, rapid response, and equity in assistance.

Time: Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 8:00 AM (PST)

Location: Zoom information will be provided by an automatic digital link email from Eventbrite after you register.

Briefing on COVID-19 Webinar #9

Briefing on COVID-19 Webinar #9

We are entering a critical time for the Inland Empire, as COVID-19 places enormous health and economic stress on our community organizations and the people they serve. For that reason, Inland Empire Community Foundation (IECF) and the Center for Social Innovation (CSI-UCR) has committed to host a regular set of community updates via a Zoom webinar as a response to COVID-19. We welcome updates from any community leader—from government agencies and elected offices, businesses, and nonprofits—that can directly help our nonprofit partners.

In these calls, we hope to generate greater awareness of what the responses are looking like and to build stronger networks of actors for the coming weeks. We know that collaboration and partnerships are going to be the bedrock for managing the flow of both public and private dollars to ensure innovation, rapid response, and equity in assistance.

Time: Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 8:00 AM (PST)

Location: Zoom information will be provided by an automatic digital link email from Eventbrite after you register.

Briefing on COVID-19 Webinar #8

Briefing on COVID-19 Webinar #8

We are entering a critical time for the Inland Empire, as COVID-19 places enormous health and economic stress on our community organizations and the people they serve. It is also a critical time to make sure that everyone gets counted for 2020 Census, as it will determine federal and state funding for local infrastructure and services for the next 10 years.

With so many changes occurring every week, it is more vital than ever for leaders in the Inland Empire to share timely information about critical needs and opportunities.

For this reason, Inland Empire Community Foundation (IECF) and the Center for Social Innovation (CSI-UCR) are committing to host a regular set of community updates via a Zoom webinar.

Time: Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 8:00 AM (PST)

Location: Zoom information will be provided by an automatic digital link email from Eventbrite after you register

Briefing on COVID-19 Webinar #7

Briefings on COVID-19 Webinar 7

We are entering a critical time for the Inland Empire, as COVID-19 places enormous health and economic stress on our community organizations and the people they serve. It is also a critical time to make sure that everyone gets counted for 2020 Census, as it will determine federal and state funding for local infrastructure and services for the next 10 years.

With so many changes occurring every week, it is more vital than ever for leaders in the Inland Empire to share timely information about critical needs and opportunities.

For this reason, Inland Empire Community Foundation (IECF) and the Center for Social Innovation (CSI-UCR) are committing to host a regular set of community updates via a Zoom webinar.

Time: Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at 8:00 AM (PST)

Location: Zoom information will be provided by an automatic digital link email from Eventbrite after you register

 

Briefing on COVID-19 Webinar #6

March 22

We are entering a critical time for the Inland Empire, as COVID-19 places enormous health and economic stress on our community organizations and the people they serve. It is also a critical time to make sure that everyone gets counted for 2020 Census, as it will determine federal and state funding for local infrastructure and services for the next 10 years.

With so many changes occurring every week, it is more vital than ever for leaders in the Inland Empire to share timely information about critical needs and opportunities.

Time: Wed, April 22, 2020 8:00 AM – 9:15 AM PDT

Location: Zoom information will be provided by an automatic digital link email from Eventbrite after you register (and before the call is set to begin).

Briefing on COVID-19 Webinar #5

April 15 covid

We are entering a critical time for the Inland Empire, as COVID-19 places enormous health and economic stress on our community organizations and the people they serve. It is also a critical time to make sure that everyone gets counted for 2020 Census, as it will determine federal and state funding for local infrastructure and services for the next 10 years.

With so many changes occurring every week, it is more vital than ever for leaders in the Inland Empire to share timely information about critical needs and opportunities.

Time: Wed, April 15, 2020 8:00 AM – 9:15 AM PDT

Location: Zoom information will be provided by an automatic digital link email from Eventbrite after you register (and before the call is set to begin).

UCR Counts: Census Champion Training

UCR Counts: Census Champion Training

The UCR Counts! Committee is pleased to continue the opportunity for students, faculty, and staff to learn more about the upcoming 2020 census through a series of Census informational and training sessions. In reponse to COVID-19, census awareness is more critical than ever! Upon completion of a full training, participants will become certified 2020 Census Champions. Each session will cover a multitude of topics regarding the decennial census such as, what it is, what it’s used for, why it’s important, how to fill it out, how your information is protected along with some insight on the historical significance of a complete and accurate count of all people who reside in the United States.

Census Champions will be asked to become ambassadors for UCR Counts Committee and help spread the importance of the Census 2020.

             When: Wed, April 8, 2020 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM PDT

                                                       Location: Zoom information will be provided upon eventbrite registration.

Briefing on COVID-19 Webinar #4

Covid #4

We are entering a critical time for the Inland Empire, as COVID-19 places enormous health and economic stress on our community organizations and the people they serve. It is also a critical time to make sure that everyone gets counted for 2020 Census, as it will determine federal and state funding for local infrastructure and services for the next 10 years.

With so many changes occurring every week, it is more vital than ever for leaders in the Inland Empire to share timely information about critical needs and opportunities.

Time: Wed, April 8, 2020 8:00 AM – 9:15 AM PDT

Location: Zoom information will be provided by an automatic digital link email from Eventbrite after you register (and before the call is set to begin).

Briefing on COVID-19 Webinar #3

Thursday April 2, 2020  11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT

We are entering a critical time for the Inland Empire, as COVID-19 places enormous health and economic stress on our community organizations and the people they serve. It is also a critical time to make sure that everyone gets counted for 2020 Census, as it will determine federal and state funding for local infrastructure and services for the next 10 years.

With so many changes occurring every week, it is more vital than ever for leaders in the Inland Empire to share timely information about critical needs and opportunities.

Time: Thurs, April 2 , 2020 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT

Location: Zoom information will be provided by an automatic digital link email from Eventbrite after you register (and before the call is set to begin).

Briefing on COVID-19 Webinar #2

Webinar #3

We are entering a critical time for the Inland Empire, as COVID-19 places enormous health and economic stress on our community organizations and the people they serve. It is also a critical time to make sure that everyone gets counted for 2020 Census, as it will determine federal and state funding for local infrastructure and services for the next 10 years.

With so many changes occurring every week, it is more vital than ever for leaders in the Inland Empire to share timely information about critical needs and opportunities.

Time: Wed, April 1, 2020 2:00 PM – 3:15 PM PDT

Location: Zoom information will be provided by an automatic digital link email from Eventbrite after you register (and before the call is set to begin).

State of Nonprofits in the Inland Empire Report Release

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Join us as we celebrate the release of our State of Nonprofits in the Inland Empire Report on March 31st.

A panel discussion with community experts will dive deeper into the data and challenges related to non profit organizations in the Inland Empire.

When: Tue, March 31, 2020 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Location: Zoom 

Inland Empire COVID-19 Response Webinar #2

 

COVID and Census Day Briefing

We are entering a critical time for the Inland Empire, as COVID-19 places enormous health and economic stress on our community organizations and the people they serve. With so many changes occurring every week, it is more vital than ever for leaders in the Inland Empire to share timely information about critical needs and opportunities. For this reason, Inland Empire Community Foundation (IECF) and the Center for Social Innovation (CSI-UCR) are committing to host a regular set of community updates via a Zoom webinar.

This webinar included timely updates on the Funders Alliance Rapid Response Fund, the IECF COVID-19 Fund, updates from the Governor's Office (Molly Wiltshire), research updates from the Center for Social Innovation, and testimonials from healthcare workers, Inland Empire Labor Council, Inland Congregations United for Change, Inland Empowerment, TODEC Legal Center, Alianza Coachella Valley, and more

When: Thursday, March 26

More information on past webinars and other regional resources can be found at https://ieCOVIDresponse.org/

Briefing on COVID-19 Webinar #1

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We are entering a critical time for the Inland Empire, as COVID-19 places enormous health and economic stress on our community organizations and the people they serve. It is also a critical time to make sure that everyone gets counted for 2020 Census, as it will determine federal and state funding for local infrastructure and services for the next 10 years.

With so many changes occurring every week, it is more vital than ever for leaders in the Inland Empire to share timely information about critical needs and opportunities.

Time: Thurs, March 26, 2020 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM PDT

Location: Zoom information will be provided by an automatic digital link email from Eventbrite after you register (and before the call is set to begin).

Census 2020 in the IE: Get Informed and Get Involved

 
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"What is happening with 2020 Census outreach? And how can I get involved and make a difference?" You may be asking yourself these questions, as you hear news stories about the risks of a possible undercount in our region, and the millions of community dollars at stake.Join us at an important regional briefing to kick off 2020, with updates from the Counties of Riverside and San Bernardino, Inland Empire Community Foundation, Inland Empowerment.

Location: On Zoom

When: Thu, March 12, 2020 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM PDT

Policy Summit: Taking the “High Road” on Labor and Environment

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This first-ever summit brought together key stakeholders from Labor, Industry, Community, Government, and Philanthropy—from Los Angeles County as well as the Inland Empire—to make progress on key questions involving high-quality jobs and environmental sustainability.

Location: University of California, Riverside, Extension University Village 1103

When: Wed, March 11, 2020 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM PDT

 

SoCal Policy Forum

SoCal Policy Forum

This forum, the second in a series traveling across Southern California, will focus on the pressing issue of poverty, with expert opinion that is grounded in evidence and experience. SoCal Policy Forum (SPF) is a partnership of Southern California News Group and the Center for Social Innovation at UC Riverside, in collaboration with a range of leaders and institutions across Southern California. SPF is a platform that regularly convenes policy experts in Southern California on timely issues that can better engage and inform the larger public.

Location: Sisters of St Joseph of Orange, Mother Louis Room

When: Thursday, January 30, 2020 6pm to 8pm

Census 2020 in the IE: Get Informed and Get Involved

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"What is happening with 2020 Census outreach? And how can I get involved and make a difference?" You may be asking yourself these questions, as you hear news stories about the risks of a possible undercount in our region, and the millions of community dollars at stake.Join us at an important regional briefing to kick off 2020, with updates from the Counties of Riverside and San Bernardino, Inland Empire Community Foundation, Inland Empowerment.

Location: UCR Alumni Center

When: Thu, January 23, 2020 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM PST

State of Civic Engagement in the Inland Empire Report Release

State of Civic Engagement in the Inland Empire Report Release

Civic engagement and participation are essential building blocks of representative democracy.Learn more about representation, voting, and other forms of civic participation in the Inland Empire. A panel discussion with community experts will dive deeper into the data and issues related to civic engagement in the I.E. 

 Location: 900 University Avenue INTS 1113, Riverside, CA 92521

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Capitalizing on Opportunity Zones

Opportunity Zones Info Session Picture

The Center for Social Innovation at the University of California, Riverside, welcomed key local stakeholders to discuss the potentials of our local Opportunity Zones. Speakers from the Milken Institute, Accelerator for America, and both Riverside & San Bernardino counties will be presenting at this event for a deeper discussion on what benefits Opportunity Zones provide and how they can serve as a tool for regional development and social mobility.

Location: South CHASS Interdisciplinary (INTS) Building - Room 1113

When: Tue, Nov 19, 2019 1:00 PM

UndocuElders Community Forum

UndocuElders Community Forum

An exciting and educational forum on the health of undocumented elders. This community forum is centered around the release of, "The Health Needs of Undocumented Older Adults" policy brief. This study is a collaborative effort between the California Immigrant Youth Justice Alliance, Center for Social Innovation at UC Riverside, Inland Coalition for Immigrant Justice, and Inland Empire Immigrant Youth Collective.

Location: This event took place at the Alumni Center

When: Mon, Nov 18, 2019 1:00 PM

State of Women Report Release

State of Women

The Center for Social Innovation, our center partners, and community leaders celebrated the release of the 'State of Women in the Inland Empire' report. This is the first comprehensive report focused on women in our region. We invite you to learn more about the lives, opportunities, and struggles of women in the Inland Empire. A lively panel discussion will dive deeper into issues including equal pay, political representation, and women’s healthcare. The report highlights these needs, but also lifts up possible policy solutions and local opportunities to address them. 

Location: CHASS Interdisciplinary South 1113

 When: Wed, Oct 30, 2019 1:00 PM

Census 2020: Jobs Information Session

Census Job

The 2020 Census is right around the corner! Outreach efforts are ramping up as we grow closer and closer to Census day. Come learn about employment opportunities with the U.S. Census Bureau. This interactive session will help those interested in joining the U.S. Census Bureau learn about current opportunities being offered and how to submit a competitive application. Please R.S.V.P. to join us for this event and learn how you could participate in ensuring we achieve a complete count.

Location: CHASS Interdisciplinary South 1113

When: Friday, October 25, 2019 from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

 

For questions about accessibility or to request an accommodation, please contact us at (951) 827-3523 or paolaa@ucr.edu. Requests should be made at least one week prior to the event so the university has sufficient time to arrange reasonable accommodations.