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What’s next for the Philadelphia Land Bank? purpose

Oct. 16, 2017 11:12 am

What’s next for the Philadelphia Land Bank?

As new Executive Director Angel Rodriguez told Next City, it's a lot of establishing systems and hiring the right people to activate them.
Power Moves: CultureWorks Greater Philadelphia has a new head people

Oct. 10, 2017 12:55 pm

Power Moves: CultureWorks Greater Philadelphia has a new head

And founder Thaddeus Squire is now the chief commons officer of the new CultureWorks Commons Management. Plus, Jamie Gauthier's ED role at Fairmount Park Conservancy is permanent, and Mazzoni Center picked a new medical director from within.
Power Moves: The Food Trust’s executive team is getting a leadership bump people

Oct. 3, 2017 11:55 am

Power Moves: The Food Trust’s executive team is getting a leadership bump

Two directors have been named to national fellowships. Plus, Maternity Care Coalition has a new VP, City Year has a new board chair and Education Law Center has a new legal director.
This social entrepreneur wants to increase women’s earnings through mentorship people

Sep. 26, 2017 1:34 pm

This social entrepreneur wants to increase women’s earnings through mentorship

Mt. Airy native and Drexel grad Jamila Payne is set to launch She Leads, a women’s professional development program, next month.
Welcoming Center’s new Immigrant Leadership Institute is offering pathways to civic engagement people

Sep. 26, 2017 12:57 pm

Welcoming Center’s new Immigrant Leadership Institute is offering pathways to civic engagement

Opportunities and resources for social inclusion, economic mobility and civic participation are as important to immigrants' integration journeys as gaining citizenship. Enter: this Knight-funded training program for 75 aspiring leaders.
Power Moves: Dignity Housing’s Vanessa Tercero is now its executive director people

Sep. 19, 2017 12:57 pm

Power Moves: Dignity Housing’s Vanessa Tercero is now its executive director

The former deputy director replaces John Ungar, who left last month for NewCourtland Elder Services. Plus, Interactive Mechanics has four new fellows, and three local nonprofits made hires.
Power Moves: Accessibility expert Ather Sharif is leaving Philly people

Aug. 30, 2017 12:55 pm

Power Moves: Accessibility expert Ather Sharif is leaving Philly

The ExoXLabs founder is heading to Chicago for personal reasons. Plus, the city named 13 members to its Police Advisory Commission, and United Way has a new board chair.
M. Asli Dukan hopes her speculative fiction films help people ‘imagine how things can be different’ people

Aug. 21, 2017 12:55 pm

M. Asli Dukan hopes her speculative fiction films help people ‘imagine how things can be different’

“For me, as an artist, it’s my way of contributing to the work of social transformation,” said the independent film producer, writer and director, who’s also nominated for Geek of the Year at this year’s Philly Geek Awards.
8 Power Moves in tech and community development people

Aug. 21, 2017 11:00 am

8 Power Moves in tech and community development

North 5th Street Revitalization Project has a new head, LEADERSHIP Philadelphia has a new alumni connect and The Hacktory's longtime executive director is stepping down.
Yogetree founder Helanah Warren on freedom, balance and starting a solo business people

Aug. 15, 2017 3:30 pm

Yogetree founder Helanah Warren on freedom, balance and starting a solo business

The former corporate professional went full-time with her wellness and yoga business eight months ago. Two lessons from her journey? Let the universe push you, and then proceed with power.

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