A Private Summit of Philanthropists & Social Investors


The Summit is an invitation-only gathering of 60 select leaders in Los Angeles philanthropy who are committed to making Los Angeles a global center for Jewish creativity and community in the 21st century. This convening will connect like-minded funders and social investors who want to advance innovation and collaboration in Los Angeles that can make a difference here at home, across the country, in Israel, and around the world.

The Summit will be a unique educational & interactive, fully participatory convening designed to maximize knowledge sharing, relationship building, and potential for collaborative action.

This event is limited to 60 people and invitations are non-transferable. If you would like to nominate someone for an invitation, or would like to learn more, please contact Shawn Landres directly by replying to your invitation email.



Preliminary Program


Wednesday evening, January 16 2013
7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

(at The Simon House in Beverly Hills)

a light supper and opening conversation featuring

Ben Goldhirsh

Co-founder and CEO of GOOD; Chairman, The Goldhirsh Foundation

in conversation with

Andrés Spokoiny

President & CEO, Jewish Funders Network


Thursday January 17 2013
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

(at the Annenberg Community Beach House)

  • Expert briefings
  • Small group discussions
  • Participant-generated conversations
  • Facilitated decision-making


Supported through Jumpstart's Cutting Edge Grant from the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles and designed in partnership with the Jewish Funders Network, the convening is an invitation-only, no-solicitation event. The $120 registration fee partially offsets Summit costs.