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What a $20 million donation will do for the “benefits access challenge” medium

Apr. 15, 2022 11:32 am

What a $20 million donation will do for the “benefits access challenge”

Founded in 2005, Benefits Data Trust works to address $60 billion in untapped programs. CEO Trooper Sanders just got a “second Christmas morning” from MacKenzie Scott.
How Episcopal Community Services helps families access nutritious food and healthful habits medium

Jan. 12, 2022 7:00 am

How Episcopal Community Services helps families access nutritious food and healthful habits

In Carroll Park, one of Philadelphia's oldest social services organizations has transformed a homeless shelter into a community center.
Will philanthropy commit to racial equity progress? medium

Jan. 7, 2022 10:00 am

Will philanthropy commit to racial equity progress?

Is philanthropy ready for radical change? Or is this moment a passing, superficial change?
Trauma-informed care has swept across nonprofit work medium

Dec. 15, 2021 7:00 am

Trauma-informed care has swept across nonprofit work

First developed in the 1970s, trauma-informed care remained obscure until research in the 1990s led to a surge in the last decade.
Testing a new Generocity medium

Nov. 10, 2021 4:36 pm

Testing a new Generocity

In the last 18 months, it has become increasingly clear that the most effective way we connect, inform and engage our community of nonprofit professionals is in email. This week Generocity.org begins piloting a newsletter-first product.
Believe You Can: NFB’s Keystone Chapter draws talent from as far away as Nashville and Vancouver medium

Nov. 9, 2021 3:45 pm

Believe You Can: NFB’s Keystone Chapter draws talent from as far away as Nashville and Vancouver

"We know that blind people have the capacity to transform our dreams into reality. and this show is mainly about inspiration," said Harriet Go, president of the Keystone Chapter of the National Federation of the Blind.
Stomping Grounds Café celebrates ‘magic’ of coffee in West Philadelphia medium

Nov. 4, 2021 4:35 pm

Stomping Grounds Café celebrates ‘magic’ of coffee in West Philadelphia

Students from YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School learn about the history of coffee and are trained as baristas.
Sustainability and public art: A closer connection than you’d think medium

Nov. 1, 2021 3:09 pm

Sustainability and public art: A closer connection than you’d think

Global Philadelphia's vision is to create 17 outdoor artworks to illustrate each of the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals — with the help of corporate sponsors, says guest columnist Robert McNeill.
Adult learners need digital literacy, too medium

Oct. 26, 2021 12:19 pm

Adult learners need digital literacy, too

By combining traditional literacy and digital literacy education, this partnership between Comcast and Beyond Literacy wants to ensure that adult learners of all backgrounds have the tools needed to succeed.
Pew’s data dashboard offers a real-time glimpse of Philly’s economy medium

Oct. 15, 2021 9:15 am

Pew’s data dashboard offers a real-time glimpse of Philly’s economy

The goal of the dashboard is to inform the public, policymakers and stakeholders who shape the city’s strategies for recovery and growth.

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