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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."
12 people of color leading the social impact charge in Philadelphia people

Jul. 31, 2017 12:58 pm

12 people of color leading the social impact charge in Philadelphia

Get to know this list of impressive folks working in each of our editorial calendar themes.
Sidney Hargro is Philanthropy Network’s new executive director people

Jun. 16, 2017 1:28 pm

Sidney Hargro is Philanthropy Network’s new executive director

The current Community Foundation of South Jersey ED envisions a local philanthropic landscape made up of cross-sector solutions: "The future of philanthropy is not how we've handled philanthropy in the past."
Step one to ‘demystifying philanthropic giving’: Skip the elevator pitch funding

Jun. 15, 2017 10:44 am

Step one to ‘demystifying philanthropic giving’: Skip the elevator pitch

Instead, focus on personal connections — and other lessons from a panel hosted by the Arts + Business Council and the Chamber of Commerce that unpacked trends and motivations of wealthy donors.

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