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This public policy expert has some advice about the power of community involvement method

Mar. 21, 2017 12:50 pm

This public policy expert has some advice about the power of community involvement

Lawyer Sterling Johnson on how volunteering made him feel less powerless. "You cannot keep quiet," he writes. "Not now. Not ever."
Felix Torres-Colon is the new executive director of NKCDC people

Mar. 14, 2017 12:49 pm

Felix Torres-Colon is the new executive director of NKCDC

And five other Power Moves, including the appointment of Shawn McCaney as the new ED of William Penn Foundation.
This Philly T-shirt company is celebrating ‘Forgotten Women of the Civil Rights Movement’ people

Mar. 13, 2017 12:48 pm

This Philly T-shirt company is celebrating ‘Forgotten Women of the Civil Rights Movement’

Founder Desiree Robinson calls Thrift Element Apparel "a clothing company that creates conversations.”
This event series is about reclaiming and exploring ‘what it means to be a woman’ purpose

Mar. 10, 2017 12:58 pm

This event series is about reclaiming and exploring ‘what it means to be a woman’

The Electric Lady Series, created by Sofiya Ballin and a team of four other women in just two months, kicks off March 21.
Basecamp, iPhoneless walks and naps — These are Aarati Kasturirangan’s Work Hacks people

Mar. 10, 2017 8:48 am

Basecamp, iPhoneless walks and naps — These are Aarati Kasturirangan’s Work Hacks

Bread & Roses Community Fund's director of programs shares what motivates her about her social justice work and how she stays productive.
Women’s Way and YouthBuild Philly have new leadership people

Feb. 27, 2017 9:10 am

Women’s Way and YouthBuild Philly have new leadership

And the city just hired two new directors, in this edition of Power Moves.
It’s Warrior Writers’ 10th anniversary. Celebrate by listening to this veteran’s emotional poem people

Feb. 21, 2017 3:46 pm

It’s Warrior Writers’ 10th anniversary. Celebrate by listening to this veteran’s emotional poem

Watch writer and workshop facilitator Toni Topps share her poem, "The Cost of Freedom," on this episode of "Around the Corner."
Meet Amber Hikes, the Office of LGBT Affairs’ new director people

Feb. 21, 2017 8:59 am

Meet Amber Hikes, the Office of LGBT Affairs’ new director

Following a period of turmoil for the mayor's office, Hikes is committed to transparency, accessibility and bringing previously unheard voices to the forefront.
How an openness to learning and opportunity keep this multi-hyphenate do-gooder sane people

Feb. 17, 2017 10:29 am

How an openness to learning and opportunity keep this multi-hyphenate do-gooder sane

In the first edition of Make It Work, a series that takes a peek into the lives of folks with unconventional social impact careers, Pop-Up Play cofounder Rebecca Fabiano explains how she manages it all.
These Philly educators are calling for a more action-focused teaching of Black history purpose

Feb. 10, 2017 7:34 am

These Philly educators are calling for a more action-focused teaching of Black history

Here's why Yaasiyn Muhammad, Ismael Jimenez and Stacy Hill are hosting the inaugural Philadelphia Black History Collaborative Conference this weekend.

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