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

7 people improving the lives of Philadelphians experiencing homelessness people

May 9, 2018 10:56 am

7 people improving the lives of Philadelphians experiencing homelessness

Celebrate these "heroes for the homeless" at One Step Away's Steppy Awards on May 10.
Power Moves: Ajeenah Amir is now director of the Mayor’s Office of Public Engagement people

May 8, 2018 12:18 pm

Power Moves: Ajeenah Amir is now director of the Mayor’s Office of Public Engagement

Plus, Children's Scholarship Fund Philadelphia picked its Ina Lipman replacement, the local United Way added some diversity to its executive team and 10 more leadership changes in Philly social impact.
Alyesha Wise’s Black Women Necessary is an intimate, chillaxing activism people

Apr. 27, 2018 10:30 am

Alyesha Wise’s Black Women Necessary is an intimate, chillaxing activism

The Los Angeles-based author and poet on why she created the safe space, which will return to the streets of Philly for the third time this June.
Accessibility pro Austin Seraphin on what sighted folks get wrong about those with visual impairments people

Apr. 24, 2018 6:23 am

Accessibility pro Austin Seraphin on what sighted folks get wrong about those with visual impairments

The app developer and Philly Touch Tours cofounder told Technical.ly about his latest vexes, projects and the first time he fell for tech.
You’ll want to hear from the pros we booked for Introduced by Technical.ly’s Impact track people

Apr. 23, 2018 10:48 am

You’ll want to hear from the pros we booked for Introduced by Technical.ly’s Impact track

These 40+ speakers will talk accessibility, equity in tech, workforce development, Amazon HQ2 and much more during this new Philly Tech Week conference on May 3.
Local food and civil disobedience: Judy Wicks’ journey to a completely sustainable lifestyle people

Apr. 13, 2018 12:26 pm

Local food and civil disobedience: Judy Wicks’ journey to a completely sustainable lifestyle

WHYY's April episode of "Friday Arts" details the Circle of Aunts and Uncles, Sustainable Business Network and White Dog Café founder's quest to build a holistic local society — plus, her most recent arrest.
Mazzoni Center picked healthcare exec Lydia Gonzalez Sciarrino as its new CEO people

Mar. 26, 2018 10:59 am

Mazzoni Center picked healthcare exec Lydia Gonzalez Sciarrino as its new CEO

The LGBTQ health center's board announced the Floridian's hiring after a national search and a year of controversy: "Mazzoni Center is sitting on the cusp of a new movement and I want to be a part of it," Gonzalez Sciarrino said.
Power Moves: Community Foundation of South Jersey picked its Sidney Hargro replacement people

Mar. 22, 2018 12:25 pm

Power Moves: Community Foundation of South Jersey picked its Sidney Hargro replacement

Plus, the Mayor's Fund has a new board (with more changes to come), Kenney will consider 18 more nominees for the Board of Education and more leadership changes in Philly social impact.
Check out this photo essay on ‘amazing’ One Step Away Director Emily Taylor people

Mar. 21, 2018 11:38 am

Check out this photo essay on ‘amazing’ One Step Away Director Emily Taylor

Photographer Ted Goldman, whose work is frequently featured in the street newspaper, profiled Taylor for his "Amazing People Who Make A Difference" series.
Member Spotlight: A lottery day, an app for entrepreneurs and pro bono legal help for nonprofits people

Mar. 16, 2018 10:35 am

Member Spotlight: A lottery day, an app for entrepreneurs and pro bono legal help for nonprofits

Catch an update from three of Generocity's earliest members: Ivy McDaniels, Jason Cox and Sophie Bryan.

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