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Going Beyond the Dollar: Strengthening the Support System of Grandfamilies people

Jan. 10, 2023 7:18 am

Going Beyond the Dollar: Strengthening the Support System of Grandfamilies

7,000 children live in homes where grandparents provide primary care. One foundation took steps to be more effective in supporting them.
How to support ‘newcomer immigrant youth’ in Philadelphia people

Oct. 12, 2022 8:00 am

How to support ‘newcomer immigrant youth’ in Philadelphia

Nearly 60,000 Philadelphians immigrated to the United States in the last five years. Nearly 1 in 4 are 18 or younger. Julie Whalen McIntyre of the Stoneleigh Foundation shares how to support them.
5 lessons to remember LGBTQ organizer Michael Hinson people

Sep. 26, 2022 8:00 am

5 lessons to remember LGBTQ organizer Michael Hinson

The prominent LGBTQ advocate and social activist passed last month. We gathered lessons from other in Philadelphia's nonprofit and social impact community.
A nonprofit must have community seats on its board. Here’s how people

Sep. 7, 2022 4:24 pm

A nonprofit must have community seats on its board. Here’s how

If you’d like to add community members to your board, here's a playbook from one nonprofit that just did it.
5 questions with Dominique Goss, M&T Charitable Foundation’s new executive director people

Aug. 9, 2022 10:00 am

5 questions with Dominique Goss, M&T Charitable Foundation’s new executive director

She’s stepping into a big role; Goss is replacing a 50-year veteran of M&T and the role requires a relocation to Buffalo, New York.
Meet Kim Andrews, new executive director for The Fund for Women and Girls people

Aug. 2, 2022 6:00 am

Meet Kim Andrews, new executive director for The Fund for Women and Girls

She previously led the Japan America Society of Greater Philadelphia and is already making plans for The Fund’s future.
Be the leader to bring a 26-year mission into the future in Chester County people

Jan. 20, 2022 6:45 am

Be the leader to bring a 26-year mission into the future in Chester County

The Fund for Women and Girls is seeking an executive director who will inspire growth and change. Here's who the Chester County-based nonprofit is looking to lead.
RealLIST Impact: Meet 45 Philadelphia-area leaders whose work makes a difference people

Nov. 5, 2021 6:05 pm

RealLIST Impact: Meet 45 Philadelphia-area leaders whose work makes a difference

From the largest foundation to the smallest grassroots org, we all know people who are working to solve problems, build solutions (sometimes from scratch and against all odds) and whose impact is very real.
Power moves: John Fisher-Klein becomes The Attic’s new executive director people

Oct. 22, 2021 11:56 am

Power moves: John Fisher-Klein becomes The Attic’s new executive director

Plus, staff hires at Juvenile Law Center and Musicopia/Dancing Classrooms Philly, and two new board of trustee appointments at Holy Family University.
Power moves: So much Latinx leadership buzz! people

Oct. 14, 2021 1:43 pm

Power moves: So much Latinx leadership buzz!

Staff and board appointments at 8 organizations: Women Against Abuse, Taller Puertorriqueño, PPPA, PHLCVB, Bread & Roses Community Fund, FullBloom, ACLAMO and Community Legal Services.

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