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How do I remove my nonprofit’s problematic executive director? method

Nov. 23, 2020 8:00 am

How do I remove my nonprofit’s problematic executive director?

This won't replace the need for legal counsel. But we get the basics from two experts who help us understand the process for employees and board members.
5 steps organizations must take to become anti-racist method

Nov. 18, 2020 11:13 am

5 steps organizations must take to become anti-racist

This historic moment is the ideal time to begin evolving your organization into an antiracist entity, says guest columnist Tauhid Chappell.
Leap Fund’s Karen Schoellkopf details the ‘benefits cliff’ problem method

Nov. 3, 2020 12:48 pm

Leap Fund’s Karen Schoellkopf details the ‘benefits cliff’ problem

Why would a worker turn down a promotion with a wage increase? Because wages aren't the full story, said the Fund's CEO, at the Forum on Justice and Opportunity last week.
Forward Focus: Elicia Gonzales on making abortion accessible in the age of COVID-19 method

Oct. 27, 2020 11:00 am

Forward Focus: Elicia Gonzales on making abortion accessible in the age of COVID-19

For the first in our ADVANCE interview series, Women’s Medical Fund’s Executive Director explains how the organization prioritizes abortion funding while centering anti-racism.
How (and when) do I dissolve my nonprofit, or merge it with another? method

Sep. 21, 2020 9:01 am

How (and when) do I dissolve my nonprofit, or merge it with another?

Generocity.org Publisher Christopher Wink interviews Nonprofit Repositioning Fund Director Nadya Shmavonian and two nonprofit leaders: outgoing African American Museum President Patricia Wilson Aden and former Art Sanctuary ED Valerie Gay.
Systems transformation could have saved Daniel Prude’s life method

Sep. 10, 2020 8:00 am

Systems transformation could have saved Daniel Prude’s life

Daniel sought care in a hospital setting but was released within three hours with no diagnosis. What happened next involved the criminalization of his mental illness, resulting in a horrific incident of police brutality.
Firing an employee for racism won’t solve your workplace problem method

Sep. 9, 2020 10:32 am

Firing an employee for racism won’t solve your workplace problem

Ask yourself: what is it about our organizational culture that allowed this person, or these norms, to thrive?
How we use restorative justice in shelter method

Aug. 11, 2020 1:27 pm

How we use restorative justice in shelter

At Bethesda Project's Church Shelter Program, guests and staff speak with each other openly about what justice means, what it looks like in their shelter community, and then decide together how to achieve it.
PhillyCAM’s new pre-apprenticeship program aims to be a pipeline for young media pros method

Aug. 5, 2020 10:07 am

PhillyCAM’s new pre-apprenticeship program aims to be a pipeline for young media pros

The Arts2Work program is pairing Black and Latinx Philadelphians with mentors and skills to help them pursue careers in media and the arts.
Who’s afraid of bedbugs? In emergency shelter, that’d be everybody method

Jul. 8, 2020 9:17 am

Who’s afraid of bedbugs? In emergency shelter, that’d be everybody

Bethesda Project's Church Shelter Program uses a community-based surveillance model to prevent pest infestation. Columnist Andrew Huff tells us what that looks like.

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