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What you do with it (tactically)These are stories about tips and tricks about executing on mission.

Inside Esperanza’s ‘asset-building’ development strategy in Hunting Park method

Jan. 7, 2019 4:38 pm

Inside Esperanza’s ‘asset-building’ development strategy in Hunting Park

"As Hispanic people," said President and CEO Rev. Luis Cortés, "we need to build institutions that we control.” Here's the ethos behind the North Philadelphia nonprofit's long-term community engagement strategy.
Real talk: Nonprofits need volunteers beyond the holiday season method

Jan. 3, 2019 1:00 pm

Real talk: Nonprofits need volunteers beyond the holiday season

Why this Back on My Feet program coordinator says those who can only help out a few times or just during a certain time of year could end up doing more harm than good.
Adopt these 2019 resolutions for nonprofits, foundations and donors method

Jan. 3, 2019 11:25 am

Adopt these 2019 resolutions for nonprofits, foundations and donors

Why you should consider a merger, diversify your board and contribute more efficiently this year, according to columnist Tivoni Devor.
Make 2019 the year your nonprofit does better with data method

Jan. 2, 2019 12:00 pm

Make 2019 the year your nonprofit does better with data

Whether you're a data evangelist or a data-phobe, there are simple steps you can take to improve how your organization thinks about and uses data to advance its mission.
Here’s where people living on Philly streets can find respite from the cold method

Dec. 28, 2018 12:24 pm

Here’s where people living on Philly streets can find respite from the cold

Meet nine facilities keeping people experiencing homelessness safe in the wintertime.
3 nonprofit managers on how to be a great (productive, actually useful) volunteer method

Dec. 28, 2018 10:00 am

3 nonprofit managers on how to be a great (productive, actually useful) volunteer

Do your research, let your skills lead and consider donating your time during the non-holiday season, say pros from Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia, Broad Street Ministry and Hopeworks Camden.
Why the holidays can be especially tough for people recovering from addiction method

Dec. 27, 2018 12:01 pm

Why the holidays can be especially tough for people recovering from addiction

Wintertime and its events disrupt schedules and may force those in recovery to confront strained relationships, for instance. Plus, tips for those struggling — like "have a plan."
Is deeper impact possible with program-related investments? method

Dec. 20, 2018 7:26 am

Is deeper impact possible with program-related investments?

The Common Market cofounder Haile Johnston argues yes: Here's what one of the social enterprise's foundation partners found out when it evaluated the efficacy of its own PRI.
As Philadelphia temperatures dip, homeless outreach workers distribute socks, smiles and resources method

Dec. 3, 2018 1:51 pm

As Philadelphia temperatures dip, homeless outreach workers distribute socks, smiles and resources

A Generocity reporter rides with two Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services staffers as they encourage people living on the streets to take advantage of increased city services in the coldest months.
PSA: Good fundraisers don’t always make good managers method

Nov. 27, 2018 10:30 am

PSA: Good fundraisers don’t always make good managers

Ever heard of the Peter principle? Columnist Valerie Johnson offers some hiring tips for nonprofit development teams.

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