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South Philly Barbacoa’s chef will appear on a segment of ‘What’s Eating America’ this Sunday people

Feb. 15, 2020 5:03 pm

South Philly Barbacoa’s chef will appear on a segment of ‘What’s Eating America’ this Sunday

Cristina Martínez, co-owner of the renowned Mexican restaurant, speaks with Andrew Zimmern about her lamb barbacoa and her activism on February 16 at 9 p.m. on MSNBC.
Economy League is launching a civic impact accelerator, makes 4 hires people

Feb. 14, 2020 3:45 pm

Economy League is launching a civic impact accelerator, makes 4 hires

The Civic Impact Labs program, led by Jen Devor, is set to launch this spring.
Ronald Crawford believes Meek Mill, Jay Z and Nas have something healing to say to Philly’s returning citizens people

Feb. 14, 2020 1:11 pm

Ronald Crawford believes Meek Mill, Jay Z and Nas have something healing to say to Philly’s returning citizens

That belief is the backbone of HipHopPsychoEd, the free therapeutic town halls that Crawford hosts.
‘What has the most significant impact on leadership of color?’ 16 Philly-area leaders answer our question people

Feb. 11, 2020 8:21 am

‘What has the most significant impact on leadership of color?’ 16 Philly-area leaders answer our question

Is it a personal quality? A professional trajectory? A political imperative? Challenges to be confronted? Any combination of the above? Or something other? The leaders of color we asked weighed in on both negative and positive impacts.
Services will be held today for Felix Torres Colón, the executive director of NKCDC people

Feb. 10, 2020 6:07 am

Services will be held today for Felix Torres Colón, the executive director of NKCDC

Torres Colón, who died Feb. 5, is remembered professionally as a champion of equity and inclusion, and personally for his commitment to fostering and finding homes for senior and homeless dogs.
Power Moves: Two new hires at Independence Public Media Foundation people

Feb. 4, 2020 4:24 pm

Power Moves: Two new hires at Independence Public Media Foundation

Also, power moves at ACHEIVEability, Public Interest Law Center and Philadelphia Lawyers for Social Equity.
Sarah Yeung is focused on building community around conversation in Chinatown people

Jan. 29, 2020 8:42 am

Sarah Yeung is focused on building community around conversation in Chinatown

The consultant’s work with the Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation prioritizes the community's voice in the fight against gentrification.
Power Moves: Celena Morrison will lead the Office of LGBT Affairs people

Jan. 28, 2020 3:38 pm

Power Moves: Celena Morrison will lead the Office of LGBT Affairs

"I want Philadelphians to know that I am ready to roll up my sleeves and get to work from the moment I step into my new office," Morrison said.
Power Moves: PHS announces two recent executive team hires people

Jan. 24, 2020 3:00 pm

Power Moves: PHS announces two recent executive team hires

Nancy Boutté Finn now serves as the organization's chief  development officer, and Erin Dunkel as vice president of marketing and communication.
Sam Chenkin wants the nonprofit sector to embrace conflict, not avoid it people

Jan. 24, 2020 11:11 am

Sam Chenkin wants the nonprofit sector to embrace conflict, not avoid it

"Building the skills to tolerate conflict and listen across barriers of power, race, class, gender, ability, etc. is what is going to make our sector a force for change," says the principal of Reclaim the Sector.

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