2018 Event Hosts

It takes a community to make a difference. That’s why Cause Conference organizers have teamed up with these exceptional purpose-driven organizations to create long-lasting impact for Cause Conference participants.

Hosting Organizations


AMA San Diego

The San Diego Chapter of the American Marketing Association is the original founding organization of the Cause Conference. A 501(c)3, AMA San Diego is a professional organizations that is committed to developing powerhouse marketers within the San Diego business community. AMA Members save over $100 on Cause Conference registration.

2018 Content Partners

Some of San Diego’s finest mission-driven organizations have joined forces to co-create and co-curate our program and activities. Combined with their expertise and participation, you can expect one the most impactful event experiences to date.


Business for Good

Business For Good San Diego is a nonprofit organization with a mission to unite small business owners to drive policy that improves our community. We know that good policy—the basic principles that guide our governments—intersects with a small business’s bottom line, the livelihood of its employees and the health of our community. LEARN MORE >


Conscious Capitalism San Diego

Conscious Capitalism San Diego fosters the adoption of conscious capitalism and activates the potential of purpose-driven organizations to maximize value for all stakeholders. It does this through education, mentorship, business community engagement and modeling conscious business practices. LEARN MORE >


Mission Edge

Mission Edge invests in social interest organizations by providing operational services and fiscal sponsorship, a social enterprise planning and acceleration lab, and skills-based volunteers that free your organization to do more good. LEARN MORE >


Public Relations Society of America, San Diego / Imperial Counties

The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) is the nation's largest professional organization serving the communications community with a mission to make communications professionals smarter, better prepared and more connected through all stages of their career." LEARN MORE >


San Diego Grantmakers

The mission of San Diego Grantmakers is to connect and activate funders to learn, lead and invest in our community. Its vision is an equitable, collaborative, and impactful social change ecosystem that improves the lives of all residents in our region. LEARN MORE >


Sanford Institute of Philanthropy at National University

The Sanford Institute of Philanthropy helps nonprofits to significantly increase their fundraising capabilities and the impact they have in their communities and society through a proven contemporary curriculum presented by world-class nonprofit leaders, best in class faculty, and renowned philanthropists. LEARN MORE >


Social Venture Partners San Diego

Social Venture Partners San Diego is a 501(c)(3) philanthropic membership organization that provides funding and pro-bono consulting to strengthen local nonprofits and our community. We are comprised of caring and informed San Diegans with a passionate desire to give back through engaged, strategic giving and volunteering that makes our social sector more efficient, effective, and impactful. LEARN MORE >