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#PTW17 is here. Get psyched with these 20 impact-tinged events purpose

Apr. 28, 2017 12:55 pm

#PTW17 is here. Get psyched with these 20 impact-tinged events

Philly Tech Week presented by Comcast starts today. Here's our short list of must-attend events for nonprofit pros and the like.
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."
10 Philly Meetup groups for impact aficionados purpose

Apr. 21, 2017 11:18 am

10 Philly Meetup groups for impact aficionados

Our updated list of local social groups for nonprofit professionals and more.
Here’s why Philadelphia Theatre Company is taking a break next season purpose

Apr. 21, 2017 10:10 am

Here’s why Philadelphia Theatre Company is taking a break next season

Speaking to Philly.com, the nonprofit says it’s a move that involves operating on a tighter budget and reassessing its own identity within Philly.
For 3 local poets, ‘sanctuary’ means activism, community and having their voices heard results

Apr. 19, 2017 10:02 am

For 3 local poets, ‘sanctuary’ means activism, community and having their voices heard

A Leeway Foundation-funded migrant poetry workshop culminated in a public reading of the poems created by participants at Asian Arts Initiative. Here are three of them.
This Temple professor is creating a website to connect Philadelphia’s literary community method

Apr. 7, 2017 12:20 pm

This Temple professor is creating a website to connect Philadelphia’s literary community

QWERTY Philly will be a platform that brings together the local “community of word people,” according to Lori Tharps, in an attempt to also address the city's literacy crisis.
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.
56 languages are spoken at Northeast High. This program helps students understand each other better purpose

Apr. 4, 2017 12:36 pm

56 languages are spoken at Northeast High. This program helps students understand each other better

Al-Bustan's Tabadul Project is a cross-cultural arts program helping NEHS students and their families become one cohesive community.
Philadelphia Cultural Fund just awarded more than $2.7M to 304 local arts and culture orgs funding

Mar. 23, 2017 12:03 pm

Philadelphia Cultural Fund just awarded more than $2.7M to 304 local arts and culture orgs

It’s a record number of grantees for the nonprofit, which awarded more than $2.6 million to 284 orgs last year.
Why FringeA-Thon is asking people to fundraise for FringeArts — and themselves funding

Mar. 22, 2017 11:44 am

Why FringeA-Thon is asking people to fundraise for FringeArts — and themselves

Those who raise money for the dance-party marathon will see 75 percent of however much they raise given back to them or another organization. It’s about the cultural sector coming together, said FringeArts President Nick Stuccio.

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