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Tell us how we’re doing: It’s time for Generocity’s annual readers survey purpose

Jun. 21, 2017 12:57 pm

Tell us how we’re doing: It’s time for Generocity’s annual readers survey

We want your thoughts as we continue to evolve in our reporting of Philly's social impact community. One participant will win a $50 Amazon gift card.
The importance of telling more than a ‘poverty porn’ story for Camden results

Jun. 21, 2017 12:06 pm

The importance of telling more than a ‘poverty porn’ story for Camden

A documentary produced by a team of Villanova students looks at how the work nonprofit Hopeworks 'N Camden is doing is affecting the lives of young students there.
These Pew Center for Arts & Heritage grantees have a social impact bent funding

Jun. 20, 2017 10:48 am

These Pew Center for Arts & Heritage grantees have a social impact bent

The funder just awarded more than $10.3 million to 53 local artists and cultural organizations.
Mental health services for immigrants and refugees in Philly must be reworked method

Jun. 19, 2017 1:25 pm

Mental health services for immigrants and refugees in Philly must be reworked

In addition to language and cultural barriers, therapists and counselors "need to really shift from this idea that we are the experts that are fixing the problems in other people’s lives." Here's how three local nonprofits are doing it.
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."
Reinvestment Fund just launched a new kind of ‘pay for success’ project funding

Jun. 15, 2017 12:55 pm

Reinvestment Fund just launched a new kind of ‘pay for success’ project

The Center City impact firm is overseeing a $10 million pooled fund. It's the next chapter in Pennsylvania's pay for success saga — and it aims to be a national model.
The seventh annual Philly Geek Awards are happening Saturday, Aug. 26 purpose

Jun. 14, 2017 12:55 pm

The seventh annual Philly Geek Awards are happening Saturday, Aug. 26

Early bird tickets are on sale now.
Philly VIP has a new ED + 6 more leadership shakeups people

Jun. 12, 2017 4:51 pm

Philly VIP has a new ED + 6 more leadership shakeups

Power Moves at Brandywine Health Foundation, Public Interest Law Center, Women's Medical Fund, Tiny Dynamite, Resources for Human Development and Compass.
5 Philly projects are getting funded through the 2017 Knight Cities Challenge funding

Jun. 12, 2017 10:28 am

5 Philly projects are getting funded through the 2017 Knight Cities Challenge

Philly, once again, tied with Detroit for having the most winners of the Knight Foundation's annual challenge.
Here are the 8 winners in the Digital Literacy Alliance’s first round of grants funding

Jun. 8, 2017 9:35 am

Here are the 8 winners in the Digital Literacy Alliance’s first round of grants

Winning projects include a journalist-led online platform to teach students how to differentiate information and a technology center to help address the gap in language and digital skills among Philly’s Vietnamese community.

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