Voting Rights: Then & NOW


When: October 21, 2020 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Zoom – see punchbowl invite for details

Voting Rights Then and Now: A Dialogue About Our Legal History, Important Anniversaries in 2020, and Current Voting Rights Issues Join us for a timely conversation with WGSD founding member Johanna Schiavoni, an attorney who specializes in handling appeals in both civil and criminal cases. Johanna represents clients in state and federal appellate courts, owns her own namesake law firm, …

Virtual Book Club: Manifesto for a Moral Revolution


When: October 13, 2020 @ 4:00 pm

We’re kicking off our first book club with a virtual general membership event on October 13th at 4pm.  Jacqueline Novogratz, founder and CEO of Acumen and a NY Times bestselling author, will be leading a discussion of her book Manifesto for a Moral Revolution.  Acumen is a non-profit global venture capital fund whose goal is to use entrepreneurial approaches to address global poverty.  …

WGSD Mixer- An Evening with our Grant Partners


When: September 8, 2020 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Online, RingCentral Meetings

Join fellow Women Give San Diego members for a virtual evening with our 2020 grant partners: Home Start, International Rescue Committee, Just in Time for Foster Youth, and San Diego Center for Children. You will learn about the important work that these grant partners are doing in our community, how they have been impacted by the pandemic, and ways we …

Mindfulness Workshop w/ Dr. Jenn


When: August 19, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Online

Dr. Jenn Gunsaullus, will teach an interactive workshop on how to cultivate mindfulness skills. She’ll guide attendees in identifying patterns that can lead to stress, conflict, or disconnection, and teach tools for reducing stress and improving communication and self-knowledge.

Book Club – Manifesto for a Moral Revolution: Practices to Build a Better World


When: October 13, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
Where: Online

The Mentorship team will be starting a book club focused on today’s issues and the community we serve, including both fiction and non-fiction books.  Our kick-off meeting on October 13th at 4pm will be a general membership Zoom event discussing the book Manifesto for a Moral Revolution: Practices to Build a Better World.  The internationally acclaimed social activist, entrepreneur and …

NCRC Presents: A Path Forward


When: August 20, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Where: Register here:, online

Where do we go from here? How do we get there? What can I do? Join the conversation on August 20th, 7:00-8:15pm, with leading scholars and #1 Best Sellers, Robin DiAngelo (White Fragility) and Ibram X. Kendi (How to Be An Anti-Racist), facilitated by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Wesley Lowery, as we address the question: How do we talk about race in a way that …

Coffee Connector with Mana de San Diego


When: August 6, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Where: Zoom, Check your email for Punchbowl invite

Join Women Give San Diego for the next Virtual Coffee Connector with MANA de San Diego on Thursday, August 6th, from 9:00AM-10AM.  Grab a cup of coffee, join us on Zoom, and learn more about an amazing organization! MANA de San Diego is dedicated to developing, nurturing and empowering Latina leaders through Education, Leadership Development, Advocacy and Community Service. 

The Art of LinkedIn


When: June 23, 2020 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Your Home

“The Art of LinkedIn” will be hosted by the Mentorship Team, and Women Give San Diego member Linda Sierra.  Linda is an executive recruiter and LinkedIn guru, and she’ll be sharing her talents to help us learn more about connecting via LinkedIn, including maximizing your profile, building connections and relationships, and networking in a time of uncertainty. Whether your career is just getting started, …

Virtual Coffee Connector with Community HousingWorks


When: June 25, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Where: Your Home via Zoom

Please join us for first “Virtual” Coffee Connector with Women Give San Diego’s past Grant Partner, Community HousingWorks, on January 25th, from 9:00-10:00 AM.  Make yourself a yummy latte or cup of tea, and join us on Zoom Meeting. Opportunity begins with a stable home. Community HousingWorks provides and builds life-changing affordable apartment communities with resident-centered services for working families, …