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Who does it: These are the stories on the people that are doing this work and some of their ideas.

Mazzoni Center’s CEO is stepping down by 2019 people

Nov. 13, 2018 1:32 pm

Mazzoni Center’s CEO is stepping down by 2019

Lydia Gonzalez Sciarrino joined the embattled LGBTQ healthcare nonprofit as CEO in March. A former director-level staffer said they think a better future for the org is possible, but only under more diverse leadership.
Power Moves: Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission announced its new head people

Nov. 12, 2018 12:53 pm

Power Moves: Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission announced its new head

Plus, Jennifer Devor is running for city commissioner, John Moore has a new role at Investors' Circle-Social Venture Network, Impact100 picked its new Founders Fellows and six more leadership changes in Philly social impact.
Nominate an inspiring neighbor to be profiled by Broke in Philly partners people

Nov. 8, 2018 12:59 pm

Nominate an inspiring neighbor to be profiled by Broke in Philly partners

A forthcoming reporting series, My Philly Neighbor, will highlight Philadelphians bettering their communities — especially those that often get a bad rap in the news — without pay or formal recognition.
This textile artist is stoop sitting to connect Germantown to Kensington people

Nov. 7, 2018 10:11 am

This textile artist is stoop sitting to connect Germantown to Kensington

Kathryn Pannepacker collects socks, sandwiches and gloves for the patrons of her workshops at the Kensington Storefront. The goal: support those fighting addiction and homelessness, and eliminate apathy.
Philly social impact showed up strong for democracy this morning people

Nov. 6, 2018 12:07 pm

Philly social impact showed up strong for democracy this morning

Meet a few folks from the local nonprofit/philanthropy/social enterprise/government space who have already turned out to vote today.
Power Moves: Uva Coles left Peirce for Widener people

Nov. 1, 2018 12:47 pm

Power Moves: Uva Coles left Peirce for Widener

Plus, Markita Morris-Louis is the Arts + Business Council's new ED, Michelle Feldman is the Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania's new policy director and eight more leadership changes in Philly's social impact community.
14 made-up awards for Ignite Philly 21’s hella intersectional speakers people

Oct. 26, 2018 11:15 am

14 made-up awards for Ignite Philly 21’s hella intersectional speakers

Compared to its inception 10 years ago, the event series is no longer just for technologists. Here's our recap of talks by people making Philadelphia better.
BMe founder Trabian Shorters: The philanthropic sector is thinking about equity all wrong people

Oct. 25, 2018 1:15 pm

BMe founder Trabian Shorters: The philanthropic sector is thinking about equity all wrong

Learn to cut the stigmatizing labels: The DEI expert and social entrepreneur is speaking at Philanthropy Network of Greater Philadelphia's fall conference on Nov. 2.
The story behind the Philly United Way’s 37 layoffs people

Oct. 16, 2018 2:22 pm

The story behind the Philly United Way’s 37 layoffs

"This is a bold and painful step," said President and CEO Bill Golderer. However, to be clear: "This is not a cost-cutting exercise."
The Philly United Way reportedly laid off a third of its staff on Monday people

Oct. 15, 2018 8:44 pm

The Philly United Way reportedly laid off a third of its staff on Monday

President and CEO Bill Golderer told Philly.com the cuts were made because "the organization needs to be set up to make meaningful investments on moving the needle on this stubborn problem of poverty."

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