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There’s still time to be part of ‘Art as Resistance’ exhibit purpose

Jun. 12, 2019 4:06 pm

There’s still time to be part of ‘Art as Resistance’ exhibit

If  you create sculpture, drawings, painting, fashion or digital art exploring restorative justice and resistance, the organizers of the Institute for Community Justice exhibit want to see your work.
The case for doing well by doing good: Hiring returning citizens is good for business purpose

Jun. 11, 2019 7:30 am

The case for doing well by doing good: Hiring returning citizens is good for business

"For businesses to not miss out on talent, they must shift not just language, but their perspective on inclusive hiring," says Bradford Bucknum from the Sustainable Business Network of Greater Philadelphia.
Philly Pours 2019 invites people to eat, drink, and do good for a third year purpose

Jun. 10, 2019 7:43 am

Philly Pours 2019 invites people to eat, drink, and do good for a third year

The popular food and beverage festival that raises funds for the children's services programs of Resources for Human Development takes place June 26 — and we've got a ticket for you.
4 things to do during Pride Month purpose

Jun. 8, 2019 2:29 pm

4 things to do during Pride Month

Here's our quick and quirky Generocity guide to events and more. Plus, we want you to make a resolution...
The real college scandal is squandered talent purpose

Jun. 7, 2019 6:25 pm

The real college scandal is squandered talent

Alissa Weiss writes about how Cassidy, the student she mentored through high school, will be the first person in her family to attend college. Yale University, as it happens.
Money Moves: A towering $83M has been awarded recently to area organizations purpose

Jun. 6, 2019 7:35 pm

Money Moves: A towering $83M has been awarded recently to area organizations

A Silicon Valley fund gave the Philadelphia Orchestra Association $55 million, the William Penn Foundation distributed more than $17 million to 59 arts and environmental organizations, the Eagles raise millions for autism research, and more.
Immigrants in Philadelphia, we get the job done purpose

Jun. 6, 2019 11:16 am

Immigrants in Philadelphia, we get the job done

During June, Generocity writers and guest columnists will highlight immigrant leaders. Their impact on Philadelphia is immeasurable — and cause for celebration.
See the data on the 100+ opportunities that await you at INTER/VIEW 2019, presented by PHMC purpose

Jun. 5, 2019 3:17 pm

See the data on the 100+ opportunities that await you at INTER/VIEW 2019, presented by PHMC

Will there be a job there for you? That data says yes, emphatically.
At the LGBTQ State of the Union, props for Attic Youth Center’s presentation purpose

Jun. 5, 2019 8:28 am

At the LGBTQ State of the Union, props for Attic Youth Center’s presentation

When Shawnese Givens, the organization's acting executive director, walked out on stage Monday night at the Kimmel Center, the applause from those in attendance was loud and enthusiastic.
The Rooster, the social enterprise eatery on Sansom Street, is set to close this week purpose

Jun. 4, 2019 5:03 pm

The Rooster, the social enterprise eatery on Sansom Street, is set to close this week

The closure of The Rooster is part of a trend of closures of restaurants that served social good along with food: Rosa's Fresh Pizza's flagship shop at 11th and Market streets and West Philly's EAT Café both closed in April of this year.

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