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Nonprofits, apply to this Walmart state grant to receive up to $200K funding

Aug. 10, 2017 3:47 pm

Nonprofits, apply to this Walmart state grant to receive up to $200K

For the third giving cycle of its State Giving Program, the Walmart Foundation is giving money to orgs working in either hunger relief or community engagement. Apps are due by EOD Friday.
What Barra Foundation has learned from dipping a toe into mission investing funding

Aug. 9, 2017 12:55 pm

What Barra Foundation has learned from dipping a toe into mission investing

In the past year and a half, the foundation has employed two new investing strategies. Here's what it's learned so far.
When is it a good time to invest in a young nonprofit? funding

Aug. 3, 2017 12:55 pm

When is it a good time to invest in a young nonprofit?

"Sustainability in the nonprofit sector is a deeper existential question than it appears on the surface."
Here’s the chance for nonprofits to join the $500M Rebuild initiative funding

Aug. 1, 2017 10:35 am

Here’s the chance for nonprofits to join the $500M Rebuild initiative

Interested orgs can send in their Requests for Qualifications if they want to be a part of the initiative improving city parks, rec centers, playgrounds and libraries.
Philly is partnering with a global app competition to increase adult literacy skills funding

Jul. 26, 2017 12:36 pm

Philly is partnering with a global app competition to increase adult literacy skills

The city’s Office of Adult Education has helped the Adult Literacy XPRIZE competition connect to its target audience of adult learners who could benefit from educational mobile apps.
Here are two sweet fellowship opportunities for the aspiring philanthropist or civic leader funding

Jul. 21, 2017 12:50 pm

Here are two sweet fellowship opportunities for the aspiring philanthropist or civic leader

One is for the fourth year of Impact100 Philadelphia's women-only Founders Fellowship. The other, the Buchholz Fellowship, is a brand new one from the Committee of Seventy.
Reinvestment Fund got some global props for its impact capital asset management funding

Jul. 21, 2017 7:20 am

Reinvestment Fund got some global props for its impact capital asset management

The Center City nonprofit that provides loans for community development was named "Asset Manager of the Year" by a global umbrella org overseeing national advisory boards on impact investment. Whew.
ImpactPHL Ventures just threw $15M into Philly’s impact investing ecosystem funding

Jul. 20, 2017 12:14 pm

ImpactPHL Ventures just threw $15M into Philly’s impact investing ecosystem

The initiative is overseen by Ben Franklin Technology Partners and aims to encourage more funders to invest in social enterprises: "It's not that these dollars alone are going to fill the need."
Two social impact folks using technology are up for a $10K grant funding

Jul. 19, 2017 11:03 am

Two social impact folks using technology are up for a $10K grant

Dan Rhoton of Hopeworks 'N Camden and Jeremy Peskin of Borderwise are two of five finalists for NationSwell's 2017 Tech Impact AllStar program.
22 Philly nonprofits just got a little help from the Bartol Foundation funding

Jul. 17, 2017 3:27 pm

22 Philly nonprofits just got a little help from the Bartol Foundation

The funder granted out $115,000 to 22 arts and culture organizations.

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