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Philly Tech Week 2019 will hit a high note purpose

Mar. 21, 2019 4:31 pm

Philly Tech Week 2019 will hit a high note

The ninth annual celebration of the city’s technology and innovation community will wind down (wind up!) with a one-of-a-kind experience at the Comcast Technology Center.
Here’s how Gritty is like the best Delco nonprofits purpose

Mar. 21, 2019 2:44 pm

Here’s how Gritty is like the best Delco nonprofits

Frances Sheehan of The Foundation for Delaware County believes it makes complete sense that Gritty's backstory has him coming from Delco. The mascot's can-do, get-the-job-done attitude exemplifies the nonprofits the foundation funds, she says.
Attic Youth Center issues statement amid mixed reactions to allegations purpose

Mar. 20, 2019 10:21 am

Attic Youth Center issues statement amid mixed reactions to allegations

The nonprofit's board says it will have a third-party reassess its organizational structure, and will be appointing an acting executive director soon.
6 professional development conferences nonprofit pros will want to attend purpose

Mar. 18, 2019 1:01 pm

6 professional development conferences nonprofit pros will want to attend

If you work at a mission-aligned organization — large or small— in Philadelphia, this is your list of not-to-be-missed conferences taking place in the city through the end of May.
‘In Search of Meaning: Memory Becomes Us’ makes space for science and art purpose

Mar. 15, 2019 1:45 pm

‘In Search of Meaning: Memory Becomes Us’ makes space for science and art

So does the Esther Klein Gallery of the Science Center, where it's being exhibited.
Storymap: Schools count the young and homeless in the Philly ‘burbs purpose

Mar. 14, 2019 11:13 am

Storymap: Schools count the young and homeless in the Philly ‘burbs

Chester County is one of the six counties that comprise the region with the greatest number of school-age homeless children. Our storymap gives you a closer look at the numbers in specific school districts in Chesco, Bucks, Delco and Montco.
On the Market: 13 new Philly jobs at foundations, museums, advocacy orgs and more purpose

Mar. 12, 2019 2:09 pm

On the Market: 13 new Philly jobs at foundations, museums, advocacy orgs and more

Speak up for the environment. Champion folklore. Revitalize neighborhoods and transform open spaces. Read on for more job listings.
Recovery after a fire starts with a safe place to stay purpose

Mar. 8, 2019 1:02 pm

Recovery after a fire starts with a safe place to stay

After a disaster, a short-term recovery center can provide shelter, food, clothing and services. Here's how to support Philadelphia's Red Cross House — plus, how to get a free ticket to its upcoming Red Ball.
Social justice film series No Mud, No Lotus asks you to be part of the dialogue purpose

Mar. 8, 2019 11:10 am

Social justice film series No Mud, No Lotus asks you to be part of the dialogue

The films in the series from University of Pennsylvania-based nonprofit Slought prompt conversation about issues in Philadelphia and globally: "Film has the capacity to be radically inclusive."
The radical act of thinking globally — at home purpose

Mar. 7, 2019 11:36 am

The radical act of thinking globally — at home

"We in the suburbs, whether in Villanova or Haverford, are quite close to the city — and also deeply separated. A planetary health lens requires us to understand our interdependence, and to do community-building and world-building."

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