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Inspired by #MeToo, Chester County groups launched this first-ever local survey on workplace sexual harassment purpose

Nov. 16, 2018 11:03 am

Inspired by #MeToo, Chester County groups launched this first-ever local survey on workplace sexual harassment

"In an idyllic community where there can be skepticism or disbelief that social problems such as poverty, addiction, or sexual assault exist, it was important to us to bring the data to the forefront to start a dialogue aimed at change."
This year, Generocity is playing a bigger role in Philly Tech Week. Help us plan PTW19 purpose

Nov. 15, 2018 9:40 am

This year, Generocity is playing a bigger role in Philly Tech Week. Help us plan PTW19

The series returns May 3 through 11. Want to make your mark on the week by planning an event or becoming a partner? Meet us for a public planning session on Dec. 5.
Generocity and Technical.ly are hosting a Slack AMA with civic technologists this Friday purpose

Nov. 13, 2018 11:13 am

Generocity and Technical.ly are hosting a Slack AMA with civic technologists this Friday

Join the Technical.ly #ama channel to ask experts about best practices for getting non-technologists involved in using open data and more on Friday, Nov. 16, from 1 to 2 p.m.
Vote now for the first round of 2019 Social Innovations Awards nominees purpose

Nov. 7, 2018 3:04 pm

Vote now for the first round of 2019 Social Innovations Awards nominees

Five human services categories are open for voting right now, but this first round closes on Sunday, so get to it.
On the Market: 12 fundraising, advocacy and other nonprofit jobs available now purpose

Nov. 6, 2018 3:21 pm

On the Market: 12 fundraising, advocacy and other nonprofit jobs available now

Open positions at PennFuture, Big Brothers Big Sisters Independence Region, Hamilton Family Charitable Trust, JFCS of Greater Philadelphia, Maternity Care Coalition and more.
The newly formed Black-Jewish Alliance is speaking out against hate purpose

Nov. 6, 2018 9:43 am

The newly formed Black-Jewish Alliance is speaking out against hate

The leaders of the Anti-Defamation League offshoot intend to fight anti-Semitism and racism by standing together publicly and denouncing recent hate crimes.
Fulphil is hosting its first pitch competition for student social entrepreneurs purpose

Nov. 1, 2018 11:50 pm

Fulphil is hosting its first pitch competition for student social entrepreneurs

The organization connects local university students to networks of mentors and resources. Six founders will compete for cash prizes this weekend.
Leeway Foundation is hosting a virtual film festival all November long purpose

Oct. 31, 2018 12:45 pm

Leeway Foundation is hosting a virtual film festival all November long

It's part of an ongoing 25th anniversary celebration for the org that funds women and trans artists in the Delaware Valley, which is also releasing a guide to trans-affirming policies next week.
‘A Dream Deferred’ exhibit wants to inspire visitors to ‘engage the systems that are doing you wrong’ purpose

Oct. 31, 2018 8:45 am

‘A Dream Deferred’ exhibit wants to inspire visitors to ‘engage the systems that are doing you wrong’

Little Giant Creative's multimedia exhibit, on display through Nov. 17, uses multimedia to explain redlining's legacy in Philadelphia.
4 unheralded Philadelphia nonprofits doing the tough, on-the-ground work purpose

Oct. 30, 2018 12:30 pm

4 unheralded Philadelphia nonprofits doing the tough, on-the-ground work

Four experienced nonprofit execs picked four local orgs they think more people should know about. Meet Up and Running Healthcare Solutions, Tree House Books, Urban Creators and Preventing HIV Project.

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