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

Report details the gender gap on boards of Philly’s nonprofit meds and eds purpose

Oct. 7, 2019 8:00 am

Report details the gender gap on boards of Philly’s nonprofit meds and eds

The Women’s Nonprofit Leadership Initiative and the Nonprofit Center at La Salle University just released their 2019 census of women board members of the 50 largest nonprofit medical and educational institutions in Greater Philadelphia.
Talking 10 years of Generocity: A Q&A with Technically Media’s CEO Chris Wink purpose

Oct. 4, 2019 3:02 pm

Talking 10 years of Generocity: A Q&A with Technically Media’s CEO Chris Wink

"I really credit Sandra [Baldino] with the early foresight to want to impact the philanthropy community of Philadelphia," says Chris Wink while reflecting on Generocity's 10th anniversary. "She did something very powerful for the region."
11 ways to mark Day of the Dead in Philadelphia – 11 maneras de conmemorar el Día de Muertos en Filadelfia purpose

Oct. 4, 2019 7:31 am

11 ways to mark Day of the Dead in Philadelphia – 11 maneras de conmemorar el Día de Muertos en Filadelfia

At events from Juntos to Penn Museum, Southwark School to Fleisher Art Memorial, the catrinas will don their big hats, the calacas will show off their colors and the music will be lively enough to raise the dead.
Introducing the Generocity Journalism Fund: An expanded membership program to support our newsroom purpose

Oct. 3, 2019 11:00 am

Introducing the Generocity Journalism Fund: An expanded membership program to support our newsroom

A year and a half after first trialing an individual membership program, we’ve updated the offering and included a way for organizations to contribute.
Via Lux Film Fest highlights the creative work of young Philadelphia filmmakers purpose

Oct. 3, 2019 8:32 am

Via Lux Film Fest highlights the creative work of young Philadelphia filmmakers

The 15 films selected for the festival will be screened on Friday, October 4 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Philadelphia Film Center at 1412 Chestnut Street.
Rethinking disciplinary power in shelter purpose

Oct. 2, 2019 12:25 pm

Rethinking disciplinary power in shelter

In emergency shelters, disciplinary power has traditionally been one-dimensional. But that has to change, says guest columnist Andrew Huff.
Forty years after genocide, a Philly Cambodian organization helps refugees heal over dinner purpose

Oct. 2, 2019 8:00 am

Forty years after genocide, a Philly Cambodian organization helps refugees heal over dinner

The "From Genocide to Tableside" discussion series is poised to share untold stories of struggle and break down the stigma of seeking traditional therapy.
Kickstarter cofounder Yancey Strickler to keynote Generocity’s inaugural conference purpose

Oct. 1, 2019 2:00 pm

Kickstarter cofounder Yancey Strickler to keynote Generocity’s inaugural conference

Meet the author, get a signed book and connect with local impact leaders at ADVANCE by Generocity presented by Knight Foundation on Friday, Nov. 1.
Center for Literacy opens doors to jobs and education purpose

Oct. 1, 2019 11:00 am

Center for Literacy opens doors to jobs and education

Last program year, CFL opened the doors for 1,045 adults: 53% were non-native English speakers, 47% were native English speaking students.
How I learned to stop worrying and love GREATPHL purpose

Oct. 1, 2019 8:00 am

How I learned to stop worrying and love GREATPHL

Guest columnist Joey Sweeney looks forward to the second year of the ideas fest, which runs continuously from 7 p.m. October 4 through 7 p.m. October 5.

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