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Independence Seaport Museum wants you to love the Delaware River purpose

Dec. 19, 2017 10:24 am

Independence Seaport Museum wants you to love the Delaware River

Its upcoming River Alive! exhibit just got a $2.6 million grant from the William Penn Foundation to make Philadelphians aware of the importance of the river and its watershed.
The Reentry Project is evolving in 2018. Tell us what to write about next purpose

Dec. 18, 2017 11:02 am

The Reentry Project is evolving in 2018. Tell us what to write about next

Your city, your solutions, your journalism: Project Editor Jean Friedman-Rudovsky on the news collaborative's plans.
Tell the Philly school district what you think ‘local control’ should look like purpose

Dec. 14, 2017 7:20 am

Tell the Philly school district what you think ‘local control’ should look like

Mayor Jim Kenney is putting together a nominating panel that will select 27 community members to be considered for the School District of Philadelphia's new Board of Education.
One in 5 Philadelphians suffers from food insecurity purpose

Dec. 13, 2017 12:40 pm

One in 5 Philadelphians suffers from food insecurity

Here's a snapshot of hunger in Philly, Pennsylvania and the U.S. — the discouraging stats, and the organizations trying to change them.
Nonprofits: Apply to Azavea’s Summer of Maps through Jan. 28 purpose

Dec. 11, 2017 11:42 am

Nonprofits: Apply to Azavea’s Summer of Maps through Jan. 28

The GIS analysis fellowship connects college students with organizations that want to visualize their impact.
STEM program KidsMakeItRight is exposing elementary schoolers to compassion purpose

Dec. 7, 2017 10:18 am

STEM program KidsMakeItRight is exposing elementary schoolers to compassion

The social impact extension of local edtech startup SmartyPal is offering project-based learning for kids to tackle issues like environmental protection.
Sanctuary cities 101: Why they matter and how Philly came to be one purpose

Dec. 7, 2017 8:00 am

Sanctuary cities 101: Why they matter and how Philly came to be one

And a detailed timeline of the three-year battle to keep it that way.
At SHOOTERS, the formerly incarcerated find freedom through film purpose

Dec. 5, 2017 12:10 pm

At SHOOTERS, the formerly incarcerated find freedom through film

El Sawyer and Jon Kaufman's Media in Neighborhoods Group is teaching returning citizens digital media and entrepreneurship skills in an intensive six-week program.
This new PhillyCAM fellowship will teach you to help others become engaged digital citizens purpose

Nov. 27, 2017 11:42 am

This new PhillyCAM fellowship will teach you to help others become engaged digital citizens

The five-month Digital Media Literacy Academy fellowship will instruct on media literacy concepts like media bias and ownership.
POPPYN’s latest episode takes on gentrification in North, South and West Philly purpose

Nov. 22, 2017 11:02 am

POPPYN’s latest episode takes on gentrification in North, South and West Philly

The youth media program's high school producers interviewed folks from the Bok building, La Finquita and Juntos, plus residents of each profiled neighborhood. 

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