How you get capital: These are about approaching foundations, investors and revenue methodology.
May 23, 2019 2:53 pm
Laura Kind McKenna: Foundations generally invest 5% for mission-first outcomes and 95% for finance-first outcomes ... changing this status-quo is not only philanthropy’s greatest 21st-century opportunity but our most critical obligation.
May 6, 2019 8:15 am
The Pew Charitable Trusts, the Fund for the School District of Philadelphia, NRG Gives, Eagles Autism Challenge and more, made significant awards to area organizations in April.
Apr. 9, 2019 7:36 am
Spring has sprung, and philanthropic giving to small businesses, children’s education services and community centers is in full bloom.
Mar. 14, 2019 10:11 am
Philly’s latest round of philanthropic giving benefited career-oriented education programs, financial literacy and initiatives combating homelessness.
Mar. 12, 2019 7:05 am
If so, the Knight Foundation wants you to nominate yourself for one of its inaugural Public Spaces Fellowships.
Mar. 7, 2019 2:04 pm
A recent Twitterstorm from Stephen King was a useful reminder for fundraisers: Do not make assumptions based on binary gender stereotypes. Full stop.
Mar. 4, 2019 3:12 pm
The Philadelphia Foundation's Key to Community grants shift who has the power to impact community.
Feb. 27, 2019 3:32 pm
They finance small businesses, affordable housing for vulnerable populations, and community facilities that provide health care services in underserved communities.
Feb. 21, 2019 3:30 pm
Philadelphia-area funders have given $3.7 million to support local causes this winter, including mental health initiatives, neighborhood beautification projects, youth empowerment programs and more.
Feb. 6, 2019 8:56 am
If you can’t see how your actions and donations are moving the big needle, think of the little needles that you’re moving every time you show up to do the work, writes How to Give columnist Lansie Sylvia.