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Purpose: These are the stories about the work that takes place which impacts our communities.

Who holds power? Who defines the ‘we’ of an organization? Let’s talk racial equity purpose

Aug. 12, 2019 8:51 am

Who holds power? Who defines the ‘we’ of an organization? Let’s talk racial equity

In the next few weeks you will see stories from our freelancers looking at philanthropy, social impact investing, community development, and education and arts through the lens of racial equity.
As Hahnemann closes, Philly’s middle-wage job sector will take a hit purpose

Aug. 9, 2019 12:38 pm

As Hahnemann closes, Philly’s middle-wage job sector will take a hit

Like the manufacturing sector before it, the future of hospitals as an engine for job growth for lower skilled and middle skilled workers seems to be behind us.
Climate change at the forefront of the 2019 SustainPHL Awards purpose

Aug. 9, 2019 8:00 am

Climate change at the forefront of the 2019 SustainPHL Awards

The fourth annual ceremony honored individuals, businesses, nonprofits and government agencies working towards a more sustainable Philly.
Tamela Luce’s professional advice? Take up space and be heard purpose

Aug. 8, 2019 12:11 pm

Tamela Luce’s professional advice? Take up space and be heard

Columnist Krystine Sipple talks with the new CEO of Phoenixville Community Health Foundation about executive transition, bucket lists and herding cats.
A resource for those transitioning professionally and personally, Career Wardrobe opens a second Delco site purpose

Aug. 8, 2019 8:08 am

A resource for those transitioning professionally and personally, Career Wardrobe opens a second Delco site

"This is our path to success: the clients report self-confidence that makes them engaged in their job search, they get employment, they transition off benefits,” said Sheri Cole, the executive director of the social enterprise.
Become a Generocity member for a chance to win a free ticket to #TechForwardConf purpose

Aug. 7, 2019 11:30 am

Become a Generocity member for a chance to win a free ticket to #TechForwardConf

Connect with nonprofit leaders from across the country to discuss mission-focused tech in the nonprofit sector. Plus a discount code for $100 off tix just for our readers.
Latinx and reeling from the shooting in El Paso? These Philly orgs have your back purpose

Aug. 7, 2019 9:09 am

Latinx and reeling from the shooting in El Paso? These Philly orgs have your back

"We wanted to create a space where community could be with each other and process the tragedies that occurred," says Miguel Andrade of Juntos.
Women in Data invites participation in building a more diverse data community purpose

Aug. 6, 2019 7:53 am

Women in Data invites participation in building a more diverse data community

In her guest post, Women in Data's Jenna Bellassai says the six-month old Philadelphia chapter has more than 400 members, and has hosted several events focused on soft skills that are crucial for professionals.
Talking about workplace diversity and inclusion at Philly’s first #TappSocial purpose

Aug. 2, 2019 12:00 pm

Talking about workplace diversity and inclusion at Philly’s first #TappSocial

“Diversity is counting heads. Inclusion is making sure the heads count,” said Sulaiman Rahman of DiverseForce, one of the speakers at the event.
After three years of planning, Hidden Lives Illuminated is ready to premiere purpose

Aug. 1, 2019 4:00 pm

After three years of planning, Hidden Lives Illuminated is ready to premiere

The project's 20 short animated films — conceived, narrated, and animated by people incarcerated in PA correctional institutions — will be screened at Eastern State Penitentiary from Aug. 15 through Sept. 12.

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