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TEDxPhiladelphia’s first event of 2019 declares: ‘We are all immigrants’ purpose

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TEDxPhiladelphia’s first event of 2019 declares: ‘We are all immigrants’

Bioethicist Shirin Karsan will speak about her own immigrant experience and the need for increased understanding across differences.
It’s Economic Mobility Action Month. Can you imagine a Philly without poverty? purpose

Jan. 16, 2019 7:47 am

It’s Economic Mobility Action Month. Can you imagine a Philly without poverty?

The co-executive directors of Resolve Philadelphia want to know: What do you think we need to move toward that vision?
Join Ellevest’s Sallie Krawcheck and Girls Who Code’s Reshma Saujani in Philly purpose

Jan. 15, 2019 4:30 pm

Join Ellevest’s Sallie Krawcheck and Girls Who Code’s Reshma Saujani in Philly

During the Feb. 20 event, "Brave, Not Perfect: Rewiring Expectations Beyond Gender Norms," Krawcheck will interview Saujani in a fireside chat.
Organized volunteering dropped to its lowest rate in over a decade purpose

Jan. 14, 2019 10:30 am

Organized volunteering dropped to its lowest rate in over a decade

But the internet has helped Philadelphians become more connected and learn about local opportunities to serve in recent years, according to the Mayor’s Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service.
Can chamber music increase mental health awareness? purpose

Jan. 11, 2019 7:53 am

Can chamber music increase mental health awareness?

Ellipses Ensemble thinks it can by incorporating films, visual art and other features into its live performances around the Philadelphia area.
Nonprofits, apply to Azavea’s Summer of Maps for some free spatial analysis help purpose

Jan. 10, 2019 12:40 pm

Nonprofits, apply to Azavea’s Summer of Maps for some free spatial analysis help

The fellowship connects college students with organizations that want to better visualize their impact. Apps are open until Jan. 27.
Philly needs new voting machines. Here’s why the buying process must be kept transparent purpose

Jan. 9, 2019 4:02 pm

Philly needs new voting machines. Here’s why the buying process must be kept transparent

"As a city, we must prioritize public input," opines Jennifer Devor, a local committeperson and candidate for city commissioner.
On the Market: 12 new Philly jobs to make an impact in 2019 purpose

Jan. 8, 2019 12:49 pm

On the Market: 12 new Philly jobs to make an impact in 2019

Want to change your title to special events manager, grant portfolio director or (psst) Generocity editor? Consider these open positions.
Do you agree with Nonprofit Quarterly’s social impact predictions for 2019? purpose

Jan. 4, 2019 11:50 am

Do you agree with Nonprofit Quarterly’s social impact predictions for 2019?

Bold confrontation of white supremacy, stronger collaboration between impact orgs and other responses to the nonprofit, philanthropic and civic trends the news site saw in 2018.
On the Market: 14 Philly impact jobs to snag before the year ends purpose

Dec. 26, 2018 12:00 pm

On the Market: 14 Philly impact jobs to snag before the year ends

Want to change your title to development manager, marketing coordinator, VP of external affairs? Consider these open positions.

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