Christine Fisher, Author at Generocity Philly

Christine Fisher

Nonprofits Fear Additional SNAP Cuts funding

Nov. 13, 2013 1:30 pm

Nonprofits Fear Additional SNAP Cuts

On the first of this month, the 47 million Americans enrolled in SNAP, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, had their food assistance benefits slashed. Now families, nonprofits and the region must come up with a way to fill the void left by the cuts.
Sparking Solutions: Issue Profile on Health and the Affordable Care Act purpose

Nov. 1, 2013 9:30 am

Sparking Solutions: Issue Profile on Health and the Affordable Care Act

Here we take a look at how organizations are stepping up to aid in the Affordable Care Act (ACA) roll out by addressing issues of access, outreach, enrollment and advocacy.
Sparking Solutions: Q&A with Frances Sheehan, President and CEO of Brandywine Health Foundation purpose

Oct. 31, 2013 1:00 pm

Sparking Solutions: Q&A with Frances Sheehan, President and CEO of Brandywine Health Foundation

We are undertaking one of the most significant, massive changes in health care financing since the launch of Medicare and Medicaid. It will require a great deal of education not just about specific insurance plans but more importantly it will require individuals to take responsibility for understanding their own “health care economy,” no easy task in a world where health illiteracy is so prevalent.
Under New FFC Regulations, Prometheus Radio Project Helps Bring Community Radio to Philadelphia results

Aug. 1, 2013 1:38 pm

Under New FFC Regulations, Prometheus Radio Project Helps Bring Community Radio to Philadelphia

The struggle to get community radio off the ground and onto the airwaves has been decades long, but supporters have made major strides in recent years, and now, for the first time, Philadelphia-based community radio groups have the opportunity to get on air.

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