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Juntos just formed Philly’s first Community Resistance Zone for immigrants’ rights method

Nov. 13, 2017 12:56 pm

Juntos just formed Philly’s first Community Resistance Zone for immigrants’ rights

Over the weekend, the activist organization helped almost 150 volunteers register 500 South Philly residents as advocates.
Yes, there’s long-term value in a short-term volunteer project method

Nov. 10, 2017 1:56 pm

Yes, there’s long-term value in a short-term volunteer project

Meet Volunteering Untapped, the social group that matches young Philadelphians with small nonprofits in need on the second Saturday of every month.
The anti-gentrification community development model Jumpstart is expanding in Philly method

Nov. 6, 2017 8:26 am

The anti-gentrification community development model Jumpstart is expanding in Philly

Social impact real estate developer Ken Weinstein's program that helps aspiring developers and community leaders learn to fight blight got some help from LISC to reach beyond Germantown and Kensington.
How to hire nontraditional workers method

Nov. 2, 2017 12:55 pm

How to hire nontraditional workers

Such as returning citizens, veterans and people who live in the neighborhood where your business resides (hey there, Temple) — and other lessons from a recent Chamber of Commerce panel on economic development.
This real estate firm wants your ideas for revitalizing Kensington’s commercial corridor method

Oct. 27, 2017 12:55 pm

This real estate firm wants your ideas for revitalizing Kensington’s commercial corridor

How would you use an empty property on Kensington Avenue? Tell Shift Capital as part of the social impact real estate developer's Kensington Avenue Storefront Challenge.
Board service can be for everyone, regardless of financial means or experience method

Oct. 25, 2017 8:34 am

Board service can be for everyone, regardless of financial means or experience

Art-Reach's vice board chair, Talia Stinson, outlines her long and winding road to service. Plus, her advice for aspiring volunteers: "Change happens when you’re persistent and genuine."
In wealthy Chester County, a respite for struggling older women method

Oct. 24, 2017 11:04 am

In wealthy Chester County, a respite for struggling older women

Social services nonprofit Home of the Sparrow's pre-senior housing program connects low-income women with a place to stay and resources to get them back on their feet.
What makes public spaces ‘just’? method

Oct. 20, 2017 12:30 pm

What makes public spaces ‘just’?

The Knight-funded Just Spaces audit project will help University City District assess who is using the spaces it manages, and who's being kept out.
How your HR department can further an inclusive economy in Philadelphia method

Oct. 19, 2017 1:23 pm

How your HR department can further an inclusive economy in Philadelphia

As America's poorest big city, we need to make opportunities for more people, writes Communally CEO Chris Jacobs. Here's how the tech company has done it.
The city’s LGBT Elders Committee is pushing a bill of rights for queer seniors method

Oct. 12, 2017 12:57 pm

The city’s LGBT Elders Committee is pushing a bill of rights for queer seniors

Led by Mayor's Commission on LGBT Affairs member and Community Legal Services paralegal Gigi Nikpour, the effort would seek protections for those in long-term care facilities.

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