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This nonprofit has a knack for turning clients into employees method

Feb. 2, 2017 12:41 pm

This nonprofit has a knack for turning clients into employees

Twenty-five percent of home visitors with early childhood education nonprofit Parent-Child Home Program are former parents in the program. Pennsylvania chief Malkia Singleton Ofori-Agyekum shares some secrets.
Here’s how poverty levels in Philadelphia have shifted since 1970 results

Feb. 2, 2017 7:47 am

Here’s how poverty levels in Philadelphia have shifted since 1970

The city's poverty rate — now 25.8 percent — is the highest in the country. Center City District and the Central Philadelphia Development Corporation mapped it out.
Watch this social entrepreneur explain how she wants to fix the food system people

Feb. 1, 2017 4:14 pm

Watch this social entrepreneur explain how she wants to fix the food system

Guatemala-born entrepreneur Tatiana Garcia-Granados explains how her distribution nonprofit is improving local food systems.
Why Institute of Hip Hop Entrepreneurship wants ‘more attention paid’ to older students people

Jan. 31, 2017 4:02 pm

Why Institute of Hip Hop Entrepreneurship wants ‘more attention paid’ to older students

Resources are "generally geared toward kids," cofounder Meegan Denenberg told Forbes. IHHE accepts students age 18 to 32.
Nimble, networked and niche: Why nonprofits need to be all three method

Jan. 31, 2017 9:44 am

Nimble, networked and niche: Why nonprofits need to be all three

Columnist Tivoni Devor argues that nonprofits should stay small and stick to what they do best in this new political landscape.
This social enterprise lets you donate to charity by watching ads people

Jan. 30, 2017 3:40 pm

This social enterprise lets you donate to charity by watching ads

Without spending any of your own money. AdWap cofounder and CEO Matt Sawyer explains how it works in his "Around the Corner" interview.
Work can keep Chris Catona out of prison. His past won’t let him keep a job people

Jan. 27, 2017 12:57 pm

Work can keep Chris Catona out of prison. His past won’t let him keep a job

Catona sold weed to feed his heroin addiction and went to prison. He worked, got clean, went to school and learned to train dogs. Yet, he can't keep a job to save his life — literally.
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.
How this Rastafarian-Quaker and Mutulu Shakur protégé is fighting for returning citizens in Philly people

Jan. 26, 2017 12:55 pm

How this Rastafarian-Quaker and Mutulu Shakur protégé is fighting for returning citizens in Philly

The Center for Returning Citizens founder has a different vision for prison reform and reentry in Philadelphia's Black communities.
Philly reentry advocate Bill Cobb is heading to the ACLU people

Jan. 26, 2017 10:16 am

Philly reentry advocate Bill Cobb is heading to the ACLU

The Redeemed founder and Defender Association board member is now a deputy director with the organization's Campaign for Smart Justice.

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