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How Philly’s impact community supported #InternationalWomensDay people

Mar. 9, 2017 7:28 am

How Philly’s impact community supported #InternationalWomensDay

Here's what went down on Twitter.
Here’s why William Penn Foundation doesn’t describe its grantmaking as ‘social justice’ funding

Feb. 14, 2017 12:22 pm

Here’s why William Penn Foundation doesn’t describe its grantmaking as ‘social justice’

The single largest grant in the foundation's history is its recent $100 million investment in parks, rec centers and libraries. It's an 'investment in equity,' said Interim ED Shawn McCaney.
LISC and Barra Foundation are helping build out Ken Weinstein’s Jumpstart program funding

Jan. 27, 2017 7:34 am

LISC and Barra Foundation are helping build out Ken Weinstein’s Jumpstart program

What started as the developer's bootstrapped effort to revitalize Germantown has become a scalable program other neighborhoods are coveting.
Stoneleigh Foundation is looking for fellowship ideas funding

Jan. 23, 2017 9:42 am

Stoneleigh Foundation is looking for fellowship ideas

A call is out for people interested in working to change policy and practice across the child welfare system.
3 things to keep in mind when donating to disaster relief efforts method

Jan. 4, 2017 12:27 pm

3 things to keep in mind when donating to disaster relief efforts

Center for High Impact Philanthropy founder Kat Rosqueta appeared on The Business of Giving podcast to give lend some advice on giving to the average donor.
Case Foundation listed Wharton Social Impact and B Corporation as top ‘impact investing influencers’ funding

Dec. 29, 2016 7:42 am

Case Foundation listed Wharton Social Impact and B Corporation as top ‘impact investing influencers’

Two out of 50 ain't bad. Here's why Philly has a chance to better represent next year.
15 social impact leaders we’ll be following in 2017 people

Dec. 28, 2016 12:59 pm

15 social impact leaders we’ll be following in 2017

The voices we're most excited to keep up with in the new year.
Barra Foundation made 7 new grants this month funding

Dec. 22, 2016 4:06 pm

Barra Foundation made 7 new grants this month

Including one to scale Jumpstart Germantown and one to transform the Philadelphia Zoo into an "urban asset."
Knight’s revamped strategy calls for reinvestment in ‘promising projects’ funding

Dec. 20, 2016 12:39 pm

Knight’s revamped strategy calls for reinvestment in ‘promising projects’

Expect the foundation to "double down" on projects that work, said Philly Program Director Patrick Morgan.
This Leeway-funded workshop for immigrant poets pivoted after the election method

Dec. 13, 2016 10:40 am

This Leeway-funded workshop for immigrant poets pivoted after the election

Poet Cynthia Dewi Oka's workshop was initially designed to expose people from immigrant backgrounds to U.S. migrant poets. Then, President-Elect Donald Trump happened.

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