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Ask Generocity: What do you want to know about poverty in Philadelphia? purpose

Jan. 24, 2019 11:20 am

Ask Generocity: What do you want to know about poverty in Philadelphia?

Tell us what you want to know about how the social impact sector is tackling one of the city biggest problems, and we'll investigate as part of Broke in Philly.
On the Market: 15 Philly-area gigs in marketing, comms and social work purpose

Jan. 22, 2019 1:05 pm

On the Market: 15 Philly-area gigs in marketing, comms and social work

Want to change your title to program coordinator, marketing manager or communications director? Consider these open positions at local nonprofits and mission-minded orgs.
Rainbow bridge or not, here are 16 LGBTQ organizations you can support right now purpose

Jan. 19, 2019 3:15 pm

Rainbow bridge or not, here are 16 LGBTQ organizations you can support right now

Streets Dept founder Conrad Benner's petition calling for the Walt Whitman Bridge to be painted in Philly Pride Flag colors got plenty of attention this week. But, Benner writes, it's time to "leverage that attention to create some more immediate good."
For Philly’s vulnerable, the government shutdown trickles down to tragedy purpose

Jan. 18, 2019 11:01 am

For Philly’s vulnerable, the government shutdown trickles down to tragedy

"Wherever we fall on the political spectrum, we all must agree that punishing the poor is not the way to make America great again," writes Pathways to Housing PA head Christine Simiriglia.
TEDxPhiladelphia’s first event of 2019 declares: ‘We are all immigrants’ purpose

Jan. 17, 2019 12:32 pm

TEDxPhiladelphia’s first event of 2019 declares: ‘We are all immigrants’

Bioethicist Shirin Karsan will speak about her own immigrant experience and the need for increased understanding across differences.
It’s Economic Mobility Action Month. Can you imagine a Philly without poverty? purpose

Jan. 16, 2019 7:47 am

It’s Economic Mobility Action Month. Can you imagine a Philly without poverty?

The co-executive directors of Resolve Philadelphia want to know: What do you think we need to move toward that vision?
Join Ellevest’s Sallie Krawcheck and Girls Who Code’s Reshma Saujani in Philly purpose

Jan. 15, 2019 4:30 pm

Join Ellevest’s Sallie Krawcheck and Girls Who Code’s Reshma Saujani in Philly

During the Feb. 20 event, "Brave, Not Perfect: Rewiring Expectations Beyond Gender Norms," Krawcheck will interview Saujani in a fireside chat.
Organized volunteering dropped to its lowest rate in over a decade purpose

Jan. 14, 2019 10:30 am

Organized volunteering dropped to its lowest rate in over a decade

But the internet has helped Philadelphians become more connected and learn about local opportunities to serve in recent years, according to the Mayor’s Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service.
Can chamber music increase mental health awareness? purpose

Jan. 11, 2019 7:53 am

Can chamber music increase mental health awareness?

Ellipses Ensemble thinks it can by incorporating films, visual art and other features into its live performances around the Philadelphia area.
Nonprofits, apply to Azavea’s Summer of Maps for some free spatial analysis help purpose

Jan. 10, 2019 12:40 pm

Nonprofits, apply to Azavea’s Summer of Maps for some free spatial analysis help

The fellowship connects college students with organizations that want to better visualize their impact. Apps are open until Jan. 27.

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