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

This Philly art collective is helping teens deal with mental health issues people

Mar. 5, 2019 11:38 am

This Philly art collective is helping teens deal with mental health issues

The Creative Resilience Collective gets teens to create individual and collaborative projects that explore their lived experiences and build on leadership skills.
Want the nitty-gritty on Gritty? His team dishes the dirt at Introduced people

Mar. 4, 2019 12:23 pm

Want the nitty-gritty on Gritty? His team dishes the dirt at Introduced

The marketing team behind the Philadelphia Flyers' mascot will share how they handled his viral success at Philly Tech Week's one-day conference.
Power Moves: Omar Woodard had a heck of a February people

Mar. 4, 2019 10:30 am

Power Moves: Omar Woodard had a heck of a February

Plus, Mural Arts' new COO comes from Fleisher Art Memorial, Knight Lenfest Fund gets a managing director and more leadership changes in Philly social impact.
At this Senegalese museum, the walls belong to West Philly people

Feb. 25, 2019 12:50 pm

At this Senegalese museum, the walls belong to West Philly

A collection of neighborhood-oriented videos made by Philadelphians is projecting on the walls of the new Museum of Black Civilization in Dakar.
‘In Kensington, the need for social activism is huge’ people

Feb. 25, 2019 10:00 am

‘In Kensington, the need for social activism is huge’

Community member Rakee Starwind writes that the neighborhood benefits when residents support each other.
The importance of Black male educators and role models people

Feb. 21, 2019 12:50 pm

The importance of Black male educators and role models

"When I was entering my teenage years, I was fortunate to have Black male mentors who pushed me to pursue my best self," writes City Year AmeriCorps member Michael Harding.
Power Moves: Meet Generocity’s new editor, Sabrina Vourvoulias people

Feb. 18, 2019 1:24 pm

Power Moves: Meet Generocity’s new editor, Sabrina Vourvoulias

Plus, new heads at Wells Fargo Regional Foundation and CDC, Tree House Books, UC Green, Share Food Program, Welcome America and a bunch of other Philly social impact organizations.
This couple met at Woke Bae speed dating. The event for activists returns this weekend people

Feb. 14, 2019 12:45 pm

This couple met at Woke Bae speed dating. The event for activists returns this weekend

The fundraiser benefitting the Philadelphia Community Bail Fund is back for year two, but there's no pressure to find a significant other — friend and ally connections are encouraged, too.
My Philly Neighbor: Why Hestonville’s Juanita Acree encourages civic engagement people

Feb. 14, 2019 10:31 am

My Philly Neighbor: Why Hestonville’s Juanita Acree encourages civic engagement

The community leader organizes block parties, feeds the hungry and encourages neighbors to register to vote.
Power Moves: 12+ founder Ray John is an M. Night Shyamalan Foundation ‘leader’ people

Feb. 11, 2019 12:30 pm

Power Moves: 12+ founder Ray John is an M. Night Shyamalan Foundation ‘leader’

Plus, Keep Philadelphia Beautiful's next ED comes from United By Blue, United Way of Chester County picked a new CEO and a bunch of other leadership changes in Philly social impact.

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