August 2012

Social Capital Markets: Making Meaning Matter

Wed, Sep 12 2012 - 6:00pm

Social Capital Markets: Making Meaning Matter

Paula Goldman, Director, Omidyar Network
Kevin Jones, Founder, Good Capital; Convener, SOCAP
Greg Ulrich, Director, Advisory Services, Hope Consulting
Steve Wright, Vice President, Poverty Insights, Grameen Foundation
Kevin O’Malley, President, TechTalk / Studio – Moderator

SOCAP12 will gather global innovators – investors, foundations, institutions and social entrepreneurs – to celebrate directing the power and eff Read more »

Middle East Discussion Group

Mon, Aug 27 2012 - 5:30pm

Middle East Discussion Group

Make your voice heard in an enriching, provocative and fun discussion with fellow Club members as you weigh in on events shaping the face of the Middle East. Each month, the Middle East Member-Led Forum hosts an informal roundtable discussion on a topic frequently suggested by recent headlines.  After a brief introduction, the floor will be open for discussion. All interested members are encouraged to attend. Read more »

How Volunteering Can Lead to a Dream Job

Mon, Aug 27 2012 - 6:00pm

How Volunteering Can Lead to a Dream Job

Wylie Greig, Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (RPCV), India; Retired Head, Global Research RREEF, Division of Deutsche Bank; Chair, One World Children’s Fund Board
Janet Greig, RPCV/India; Retired Agent and Field Executive, State Farm Insurance; Board Member, One World Children’s Fund
Christopher Greig, Volunteer, Stanford's Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital, and Cystic Fibrosis Research Inc.; Specialty Account Manager, Sigma-Tau Pharmaceuticals
Libby DeMeo Read more »

Green New Deal

Mon, Sep 17 2012 - 6:00pm

Green New Deal

Michael Grunwald, Senior National Correspondent, Time; Author, The New New Deal 
Nancy Pfund, Managing Partner, DBL Investors

The 2009 stimulus act shelled out $90 billion for clean energy. President Obama's administration said that would create 827,000 “job years” through 2012. That turns out to be a whopping $109,000 per job-year. Did that pan out? Was it worth it? Read more »

16 and Pregnant: The Reality and Politics of Adolescent Reproductive Care

Mon, Aug 27 2012 - 6:00pm

16 and Pregnant: The Reality and Politics of Adolescent Reproductive Care

Jane Mauldon, Associate Professor of Public Policy, Goldman School of Public Policy, UC Berkeley
Lynn Ponton, M.D., Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, UCSF
Lupe Rodriguez, Director of Public Affairs, Planned Parenthood Mar Monte
Dr. Read more »