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Strings attached: Philanthropy and BIPOC organizations column

Aug. 30, 2023 8:00 am

Strings attached: Philanthropy and BIPOC organizations

Relying on the largesse of big funders is a complicated and often frustrating endeavor. How can Philanthropy overcome the challenge BIPOC-led Orgs face?
Coalitions: True Partnership or Impossible Relationship? column

Jun. 14, 2023 7:33 am

Coalitions: True Partnership or Impossible Relationship?

Is there a need for so many coalitions and what does it take to be effective?
Standing in the Gaps column

May 16, 2023 7:38 am

Standing in the Gaps

How nonprofits stand tall to support the people when the government falls short.
Holistic Solutions for Housing Systems column

Apr. 25, 2023 6:47 am

Holistic Solutions for Housing Systems

Homelessness is an issue with many causes. What solutions are working and what supports do those experiencing homelessness need?
Gentrification and affordable housing: What’s the remedy to a sick situation? column

Apr. 18, 2023 6:14 am

Gentrification and affordable housing: What’s the remedy to a sick situation?

How local organizations are hoping policies and financing can impact the intersection between long-term affordability and gentrification.
Tokenism: The State of Youth Leadership in Philadelphia column

Mar. 28, 2023 9:35 am

Tokenism: The State of Youth Leadership in Philadelphia

Why Philly's 485,000 youth deserve a real seat at the table.
Leading Through Youth Engagement column

Mar. 21, 2023 6:27 am

Leading Through Youth Engagement

How local organizations are centering youth voice for organizational and community change. 
Stop the philanthropic PR bullshit column

Jan. 26, 2023 10:31 pm

Stop the philanthropic PR bullshit

Spoiler alert: In the season finale of LOOT on Apple TV, the billionaire main character decides to  stop trying to be “philanthropic” for all the wrong reasons — she pledges to give away all her wealth. “If It’s not philanthropy,” she says in a speech challenging her fellow billionaires. “It’s PR bullshit.” The scene reminded […]
Youth-led Solutions for a More Just Society column

Jan. 25, 2023 9:00 pm

Youth-led Solutions for a More Just Society

For 15 years, a Philadelphia-based Youth Advocacy Program has influenced national and statewide legislation, learn how it can help your organization.
Creating a Prosocial Emergency Shelter Culture column

Dec. 13, 2022 10:10 pm

Creating a Prosocial Emergency Shelter Culture

Prosocial behavior is the intent to benefit others, such as helping, sharing, donating, co-operating, and volunteering. Since 2016, Bethesda Project’s Church Shelter Program (CSP) for chronically homeless men has committed to proactively including shelter guests in program management in order to encourage a prosocial culture. As peer leaders, guests help staff create the agendas for […]
   
       
       

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