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Your GoFundMe donation isn’t as secure as you think funding

Sep. 21, 2018 12:45 pm

Your GoFundMe donation isn’t as secure as you think

Penn law professor John Bradley argues that in the wake of the Johnny Bobbitt saga, for-profit crowdfunding sites should hold themselves to the same standards of transparency as nonprofits.
Nonprofit overhead: In defense of CEO salaries and shopping locally funding

Sep. 18, 2018 7:26 am

Nonprofit overhead: In defense of CEO salaries and shopping locally

Instead of asking how little nonprofits can spend, funders and donors should ask about their commitment to fair wages and benefits and how they support locally owned businesses, writes columnist Tivoni Devor.
5 big-name funders just announced support for Philly nonprofits funding

Sep. 17, 2018 2:14 pm

5 big-name funders just announced support for Philly nonprofits

Knight Foundation, Lenfest Institute for Journalism and William Penn Foundation recently donated a collective $38.4 million — and the Rockefeller Foundation and Chan Zuckerberg Initiative may be adding more soon.
This is how much money Philly’s 50 biggest nonprofits’ CEOs make in a year funding

Sep. 12, 2018 2:00 pm

This is how much money Philly’s 50 biggest nonprofits’ CEOs make in a year

We dug through a bunch of tax forms so you don't have to. Heads up: Penn President Dr. Amy Gutmann made $3,537,020 in the 2015-2016 fiscal year.
You can’t support every nonprofit, but you can support the nonprofit sector as a whole funding

Sep. 5, 2018 12:45 pm

You can’t support every nonprofit, but you can support the nonprofit sector as a whole

Columnist Lansie Sylvia on the merits of joining a foundation board, sponsoring a conference and reading up on sector-specific resources.
The saga of Johnny Bobbitt holds a lesson for nonprofit fundraisers: Tell better stories funding

Aug. 30, 2018 10:06 am

The saga of Johnny Bobbitt holds a lesson for nonprofit fundraisers: Tell better stories

Development pros must channel the same inspiration that prompted 14,000 people to donate a collective $400,000 to one man experiencing homelessness when sharing their organizations' missions, writes columnist Valerie Johnson.
Investing to end poverty: On fostering economic growth and mobility in Philadelphia funding

Aug. 29, 2018 12:30 pm

Investing to end poverty: On fostering economic growth and mobility in Philadelphia

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia's community development advisor and outreach manager, Noelle St.Clair, writes about new models of moving capital for social good.
Compass is connecting these 14 Philly nonprofits with pro bono consulting help funding

Aug. 22, 2018 1:02 pm

Compass is connecting these 14 Philly nonprofits with pro bono consulting help

The local branch of the organization that pairs business professionals with nonprofits just announced its 2018-2019 client class.
After an assist from an Eagles player, Philly FUNDamentals is upping its fundraising goal funding

Aug. 21, 2018 4:49 pm

After an assist from an Eagles player, Philly FUNDamentals is upping its fundraising goal

Proceeds from Lane Johnson's underdog tees helped the Fund for the School District for Philadelphia raise over $400,000 last season. Here's how President and CEO Donna Frisby-Greenwood says the nonprofit is revamping its strategy.
How Benefits Data Trust will use $4 million to increase food security across the U.S. funding

Aug. 17, 2018 7:25 am

How Benefits Data Trust will use $4 million to increase food security across the U.S.

The Center City-based benefits access nonprofit received a grant from the Walmart Foundation to encourage SNAP enrollment based on data.

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