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Power moves: New appointments at Equal Measure, PCGVR, Reinvestment Fund, Inspira Health and Bestwork people

Jun. 3, 2021 1:58 pm

Power moves: New appointments at Equal Measure, PCGVR, Reinvestment Fund, Inspira Health and Bestwork

Plus, Laura Otten retires after 20 years as the executive director of the Nonprofit Center at La Salle University.
Facilitator, convener, instigator: A Q & A with Marángeli Mejía-Rabell people

May 28, 2021 5:32 pm

Facilitator, convener, instigator: A Q & A with Marángeli Mejía-Rabell

The festival director of the Philadelphia Latino Film Festival talks with Generocity about building community, co-creation, celebrating Latinx diversity and the importance of staying true to yourself.
Power moves: Malcolm Yates named director of government relations at PHMC people

May 20, 2021 12:00 pm

Power moves: Malcolm Yates named director of government relations at PHMC

Yates will work with local, state and federal elected officials to support Public Health Management Corporation's programs and subsidiaries.
Power moves: Nicola Smith-Kea joins the PPD as Stoneleigh Fellow people

May 18, 2021 4:11 pm

Power moves: Nicola Smith-Kea joins the PPD as Stoneleigh Fellow

Plus, more moves at Community Legal Services, West Philadelphia Skills Initiative, Planned Parenthood Pennsylvania Advocates, Juvenile Law Center, Inspira Foundation and Health Care Improvement Foundation.
A pitch with teeth: Local power couple to appear on the ‘Shark Tank’ season finale people

May 17, 2021 12:11 pm

A pitch with teeth: Local power couple to appear on the ‘Shark Tank’ season finale

The robotics dinosaur company founder "Dino Don" Lessem, and his wife, nonprofit fundraiser Valerie Jones, will pitch the sharks on Friday, May 21 on ABC.
Power moves: Jennifer Lowman is West Philadelphia Alliance for Children’s new executive director people

May 10, 2021 12:35 pm

Power moves: Jennifer Lowman is West Philadelphia Alliance for Children’s new executive director

After a 12-year tenure at the Education Law Center, Lowman takes the helm of the the small but vital organization which started placing volunteers in school libraries in 2003.
Power moves: Andy Kang named executive director of Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition people

May 5, 2021 9:50 am

Power moves: Andy Kang named executive director of Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition

Plus, new appointments at New Sanctuary Movement of Philadelphia and the Associated Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired.
Power moves: New leadership at Broad Street Ministry and Compass Philadelphia people

Apr. 29, 2021 3:33 pm

Power moves: New leadership at Broad Street Ministry and Compass Philadelphia

Plus, Mastery Schools, Delaware River Waterfront Corporation and seven other organizations welcomed new staff and board members in April.
For Black cowboys — from North Philly to small-town Texas — horses and riding are a way of life people

Apr. 2, 2021 11:48 am

For Black cowboys — from North Philly to small-town Texas — horses and riding are a way of life

Photojournalist Ron Tarver, on the faculty of Swarthmore College for the past 13 years, talks with The Conversation's Nick Lehr about the Western Wranglers in Brewerytown, and his work for the Inquirer and National Geographic.
Reawakening: Radee Hammett helps people jumpstart life after incarceration people

Mar. 26, 2021 3:05 pm

Reawakening: Radee Hammett helps people jumpstart life after incarceration

Hammett considers himself a “credible messenger” who reentering citizens can relate to because he has been through the system and has navigated life in both worlds.

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