Older Industrial Cities Annual Meeting 2017
2017 Older Industrial Cities Annual Meeting
Leading the Way as Agents of Change & Drivers of Just Opportunity
February 1st – 2nd | St. Louis, MO | Marriott St. Louis Grand Hotel
Always a unique opportunity to hone knowledge, share time with colleagues old and new, and explore firsthand local practices, the 2017 OIC meeting again promises a rich and dynamic learning agenda on forging change and driving just opportunity.
- Celebrate 9 years of funder work in cities and OIC's renewed research partnership with Brookings Institution
- Take a deep dive into lessons about racism, inclusion and Ferguson
- Delve into the roles of funders in policy and civic discourse
- Investigate issues like arts and placemaking, economic prosperity and international community development with the experts
- Participate in meetings of the Federal Reserve Philanthropy Initiative (FPI) and Smaller Legacy Cities Study Group
- Explore the restoration of St. Louis
A packed agenda. Productive conversations. Learning unique to the place. Join us February 1 and 2 for two days that will add value to your work during 2017 and beyond. The meeting begins Wednesday 8:00am and ends Thursday 1:30 pm. If you choose, remain in St Louis for the New Partners for Smart Growth Conference, February 2-5.
Who Should Attend?
Registration is open to donors, staff, directors, and trustees of all grantmaking institutions. We are seeking to create a small and intimate gathering of funders who are engaged in this field, with the goal of learning, sharing and facilitating strategic conversations about how philanthropic resources can have the greatest impact.
Where Can I Stay?
The Funders' Network has a small room block at the Marriott St Louis Grand Hotel for a discounted room rate of $125 plus taxes for the registrants of this convening. Please call the hotel directly or use the following registration link: Here
Reservations Local Phone: (877) 303-0104
Reservations Toll Free: (800) 397-1282
Marriott St Louis Grand Hotel
800 Washington Ave
St. Louis, MO 63101
Registration Fee: There is no registration fee to attend this convening for TFN members.