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Impact100 Philadelphia just granted out $360K to 5 nonprofits funding

Jun. 6, 2017 11:35 am

Impact100 Philadelphia just granted out $360K to 5 nonprofits

The Attic Youth Center, Interim House and Community Volunteers in Medicine each took home $100,000 in core mission grants.
How two Philly feminist groups are combatting street harassment method

May 17, 2017 12:14 pm

How two Philly feminist groups are combatting street harassment

Feminist art group Pussy Division and advocacy group Feminist Public Works discuss their work.
8 local orgs crowdfunded to bail out ‘mamas’ from jail this Mother’s Day funding

May 11, 2017 10:45 am

8 local orgs crowdfunded to bail out ‘mamas’ from jail this Mother’s Day

According to the crowdfunding page for the Philly effort of National Mama’s Bail Out Day, they've raised enough to get more than 10 mothers out of jail.
Nonprofit of the Year and 7 more of your 2017 Rad Awards winners people

May 3, 2017 12:17 pm

Nonprofit of the Year and 7 more of your 2017 Rad Awards winners

TechGirlz, 900AM-WURD and the Mayor's Commission on LGBT Affairs Chair Sharron Cooks were all crowned last night.
Women Against Abuse just won the 2017 Lipman Family Prize (plus $250K) funding

May 1, 2017 12:25 pm

Women Against Abuse just won the 2017 Lipman Family Prize (plus $250K)

The Center City domestic violence service provider is the first Philly nonprofit to win the international award, administered by Wharton.
Meet Sharron Cooks, activist and chair of the new Mayor’s Commission on LGBT Affairs people

Apr. 27, 2017 12:55 pm

Meet Sharron Cooks, activist and chair of the new Mayor’s Commission on LGBT Affairs

Says Cooks, the first transgender person to chair a city commission in Philly, on her new role: It's “complicated, but good complicated.”
Lutheran Settlement House is teaching teens about activism ‘on their own terms, in their own voice’ purpose

Apr. 27, 2017 10:17 am

Lutheran Settlement House is teaching teens about activism ‘on their own terms, in their own voice’

Students in the Fishtown nonprofit's SAFE after-school program are learning about women's rights this spring.
Helen Gym is up for this year’s Gabrielle Giffords Rising Star Award purpose

Apr. 14, 2017 10:10 am

Helen Gym is up for this year’s Gabrielle Giffords Rising Star Award

The annual award, started in 2014 by EMILY’s List, honors women in public office who advocate for values deemed to be aligned with the Democratic party.
The Forum of Executive Women wants your nominations for emerging women leaders purpose

Apr. 13, 2017 11:55 am

The Forum of Executive Women wants your nominations for emerging women leaders

Nominations should be submitted by Friday, April 21.
Is there a disconnect between impact investing and gender lens investing? It’s complicated funding

Mar. 30, 2017 10:47 am

Is there a disconnect between impact investing and gender lens investing? It’s complicated

“We don’t really invest with a gender lens, and I personally don’t, but I have invested in a lot of companies that are led by women,” said Investors’ Circle President Annarie Lyles.

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