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Penn’s 2018 High Impact Giving Guide is here funding

Nov. 17, 2017 10:51 am

Penn’s 2018 High Impact Giving Guide is here

The latest edition of the Center for High Impact Philanthropy's annual guide focuses on poverty, education and health.
Millennial giving expert Lansie Sylvia on turning your rage into philanthropy people

Nov. 16, 2017 12:03 pm

Millennial giving expert Lansie Sylvia on turning your rage into philanthropy

And other tips from the "How to Give" columnist in her "Around the Corner" interview.
Longer grant periods and less jargon: Funders and nonprofits are working toward a middle ground funding

Oct. 2, 2017 11:18 am

Longer grant periods and less jargon: Funders and nonprofits are working toward a middle ground

Panelists at The Nonprofit Center at La Salle's Meet the Funders event said they're listening to their grantees — and making changes to their processes as a result.
Look out for the influx of public art in Philly this fall funding

Sep. 8, 2017 10:05 am

Look out for the influx of public art in Philly this fall

Thanks partially to William Penn Foundation. "More art for more people in more places" is the mantra, said Executive Director Shawn McCaney.
Don’t base your giving decisions on nonprofit overhead. Take it from a fundraiser funding

Sep. 7, 2017 12:57 pm

Don’t base your giving decisions on nonprofit overhead. Take it from a fundraiser

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey and the push to donate to worthy nonprofits, development pro Valerie Johnson makes the case for changing how we think about organizational health.
Is there a good way to be a voluntourist? funding

Sep. 6, 2017 12:21 pm

Is there a good way to be a voluntourist?

If you want to be a globe-trotting do-gooder, consider this: Are local people running the show? Are your skills suited to the project? Where exactly is your money going?
Center for High Impact Philanthropy’s new report outlines how to best help women and girls around the world funding

Aug. 31, 2017 12:55 pm

Center for High Impact Philanthropy’s new report outlines how to best help women and girls around the world

Plus, its quick guide to disaster philanthropy re: Hurricane Harvey.
Girl Develop It’s executive director on turning down money from a ‘bad’ tech company funding

Aug. 25, 2017 11:00 am

Girl Develop It’s executive director on turning down money from a ‘bad’ tech company

Corinne Warnshuis shared her own story following the news that fellow tech nonprofit Girls Who Code had accepted $1.2 million from Uber.
What Barra Foundation has learned from dipping a toe into mission investing funding

Aug. 9, 2017 12:55 pm

What Barra Foundation has learned from dipping a toe into mission investing

In the past year and a half, the foundation has employed two new investing strategies. Here's what it's learned so far.
When is it a good time to invest in a young nonprofit? funding

Aug. 3, 2017 12:55 pm

When is it a good time to invest in a young nonprofit?

"Sustainability in the nonprofit sector is a deeper existential question than it appears on the surface."

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