A national network of funders supporting strategic, innovative, and effective solutions to homelessness

Unite for Veterans

Hosted by United Way of Greater Los Angeles

Join top business, community and civic leaders at this event featuring prominent experts dedicated to veteran support services and programs.

Learn about:
Best Practices in Employing and Retaining Veterans
Veteran Entrepreneurships
Veteran Housing

Together we can honor their commitment to our country with our commitment to their future. 

This event is by invitation only. For more information, please call (213)-808-6393 or email events@unitedwayla.org.

July 16, 2014 at 9am - 2pm
Hyatt Regency Century Plaza, Century City
2025 Avenue of the Stars
Los Angeles, CA
United States
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We joined Funders Together because we believe in the power of philanthropy to play a major role in ending homelessness, and we know we have much to learn from funders across the country.

-Christine Marge, Director of Housing and Financial Stability at United Way of Greater Los Angeles

I am thankful for the local partnerships here in the Pacific Northwest that we’ve been able to create and nurture thanks to the work of Funders Together. Having so many of the right players at the table makes our conversations – and all of our efforts – all the richer and more effective.

-David Wertheimer, Deputy Director at Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Very often a lack of jobs and money is not the cause of poverty, but the symptom. The cause may lie deeper in our failure to give our fellow citizens a fair chance to develop their own capacities, in a lack of education and training, in a lack of medical care and housing, in a lack of decent communities in which to live and bring up their children.

-President Lyndon B. Johnson, 1964 State of the Union Address

Funders Together has given me a platform to engage the other funders in my community. Our local funding community has improved greatly to support housing first models and align of resources towards ending homelessness.

-Leslie Strnisha, Vice President at Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland

Our family foundation convenes local funders and key community stakeholders around strategies to end homelessness in Houston. Funders Together members have been invaluable mentors to us in this effort, traveling to our community to share their expertise and examples of best practices from around the nation.

-Nancy Frees Fountain, Managing Director at The Frees Foundation

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