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Vote to get these Philly panels focused on social impact at SXSW 2018 purpose

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Vote to get these Philly panels focused on social impact at SXSW 2018

All of these panels — we counted 30 — include Philly folks who are working in social impact in some way. You've got until Aug. 25 to vote.
Here’s how Steppingstone Scholars motivates students facing academic hardships people

Aug. 3, 2017 3:25 pm

Here’s how Steppingstone Scholars motivates students facing academic hardships

Generocity intern and Steppingstone Scholar Ivanie Cedeño interviews her advisor, Stephanie Tisdale, on "Around the Corner."
12 people of color leading the social impact charge in Philadelphia people

Jul. 31, 2017 12:58 pm

12 people of color leading the social impact charge in Philadelphia

Get to know this list of impressive folks working in each of our editorial calendar themes.
Snag this financial literacy course for your local high school by July 31 funding

Jul. 11, 2017 3:30 pm

Snag this financial literacy course for your local high school by July 31

Applications are open now to bring FS Financial Scholars, an in-school program run by FS Foundation and Penn's Bridges to Wealth, to two schools this fall.
Impact100 Philadelphia just granted out $360K to 5 nonprofits funding

Jun. 6, 2017 11:35 am

Impact100 Philadelphia just granted out $360K to 5 nonprofits

The Attic Youth Center, Interim House and Community Volunteers in Medicine each took home $100,000 in core mission grants.
This journalism program is teaching young students to fight fake news about health issues purpose

Jun. 2, 2017 12:58 pm

This journalism program is teaching young students to fight fake news about health issues

Healthy NewsWorks just wrapped up its 2016-17 year working with local elementary and middle schoolers.
How a corporate partner is helping YouthBuild Philly students become ‘green leaders’ in construction method

May 24, 2017 3:05 pm

How a corporate partner is helping YouthBuild Philly students become ‘green leaders’ in construction

Building materials company Saint-Gobain has been working with YouthBuild USA since 2010 to provide materials and hands-on job training for students working in YouthBuild Philly’s building trades track.
Workforce development educators need to use ‘tools of the times’ to teach in today’s contexts method

May 23, 2017 11:38 am

Workforce development educators need to use ‘tools of the times’ to teach in today’s contexts

The future of jobs and work was the main topic of Jordan Shapiro’s keynote interview at the 29th Annual Technology & Adult Education Conference.
Why STEMcityPHL uses ‘high-impact mentoring’ to reach young students people

May 12, 2017 9:50 am

Why STEMcityPHL uses ‘high-impact mentoring’ to reach young students

Check out Program Manager Phil Brooks' "Around the Corner" interview on why mentorship matters to Philly's underserved youth.
Philadelphia now has its own Literacy Day, and it’s this Saturday purpose

May 10, 2017 12:43 pm

Philadelphia now has its own Literacy Day, and it’s this Saturday

The inaugural Philadelphia Literacy Day, hosted by Tree House Books, is a day to celebrate the “city of readers, writers and thinkers.”

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