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The League of Creative Interventionists is coming to a public space near you people

Apr. 27, 2017 4:29 pm

The League of Creative Interventionists is coming to a public space near you

The group stages pop-up art "interventions" with the goal of connecting neighbors in new ways. Fellow Dave Ramsey discusses its Mother's Day event on "Around the Corner."
Meet Sharron Cooks, activist and chair of the new Mayor’s Commission on LGBT Affairs people

Apr. 27, 2017 12:55 pm

Meet Sharron Cooks, activist and chair of the new Mayor’s Commission on LGBT Affairs

Says Cooks, the first transgender person to chair a city commission in Philly, on her new role: It's “complicated, but good complicated.”
Nominate a Philly immigrant entrepreneur to get their name etched into a concrete block people

Apr. 25, 2017 12:04 pm

Nominate a Philly immigrant entrepreneur to get their name etched into a concrete block

University City Science Center is accepting nominations for its 2017 Innovators Walk of Fame through May 19.
Here’s how 3 Philly nonprofit leaders define ‘activism’ people

Apr. 20, 2017 12:55 pm

Here’s how 3 Philly nonprofit leaders define ‘activism’

"If we are not centering those most impacted we are not fighting for Liberation. Instead, we are fighting for more privilege. This is not the work of freedom."
How this policy expert got really good at saying ‘no’ last year people

Apr. 20, 2017 11:10 am

How this policy expert got really good at saying ‘no’ last year

Check out city employee Yuan Huang's Work Hacks, which include "task blocking" and prioritizing her free time.
18 emerging nonprofit leaders Philly is trying to retain people

Apr. 17, 2017 11:23 am

18 emerging nonprofit leaders Philly is trying to retain

We peek inside LEADERSHIP Philadelphia's ongoing Connectors + Keepers class and spot lots of familiar faces.
These 8 Philly nonprofits have new leadership people

Apr. 10, 2017 7:16 am

These 8 Philly nonprofits have new leadership

Including Congreso, ACHIEVEability and Home of the Sparrow. Plus, two departures.
Here’s a glimpse into Philly’s literary scene with APIARY Magazine people

Apr. 7, 2017 9:32 am

Here’s a glimpse into Philly’s literary scene with APIARY Magazine

Some of the all-volunteer staff stopped by "Around the Corner" to talk about the magazine's origins and to read from past issues.
The Advocacy Institute is helping teens educate their peers about the tobacco industry people

Apr. 3, 2017 9:50 am

The Advocacy Institute is helping teens educate their peers about the tobacco industry

Ambassador Jada Rasulallah — plus her mentor, Program Coordinator Amanda Irizarry — shared the details on the youth empowerment program on "Around the Corner."
‘When it comes to self-care, no one can argue that it’s not a high-value activity’ people

Mar. 30, 2017 12:53 pm

‘When it comes to self-care, no one can argue that it’s not a high-value activity’

Bethesda Project CEO Tina Pagotto's Work Hacks involve prioritization, a "one-minute rule," white noise and DIY stoplights.

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