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

Grassroots nonprofits and COVID-19 relief funding purpose

Sep. 15, 2020 12:00 pm

Grassroots nonprofits and COVID-19 relief funding

With the surge in philanthropic efforts to provide COVID relief, have grassroots organizations been able to access those funding opportunities?
Wish there were a space to regularly problem-solve with 5 or 6 of your nonprofit peers? purpose

Sep. 15, 2020 8:00 am

Wish there were a space to regularly problem-solve with 5 or 6 of your nonprofit peers?

Chester County Community Foundation hosts three separate Peer Learning Circles: for executive directors, development directors and planned giving pros. The deadline to apply is September 16.
A working mom on back-to-school life in COVID purpose

Sep. 14, 2020 12:44 pm

A working mom on back-to-school life in COVID

In the midst of a global pandemic, when the family juggling act has intensified and the ability to provide the most basic needs is even more at risk, the crises faced by working mothers cannot be ignored, says guest columnist Michelle Legaspi Sanchez.
Nonprofit AF: Not showing the salary range in job postings is archaic and inequitable. So why do we keep doing it? purpose

Sep. 14, 2020 9:06 am

Nonprofit AF: Not showing the salary range in job postings is archaic and inequitable. So why do we keep doing it?

"If organizations want to walk the talk on equity, diversity, and inclusion, then disclosing salary is a quick, tangible, and relatively easy action to take," says Vu Le.
Here’s an up-to-date guide to Pandemic Unemployment Assistance and other benefits in PA purpose

Sep. 11, 2020 1:22 pm

Here’s an up-to-date guide to Pandemic Unemployment Assistance and other benefits in PA

Julia Simon-Mishel, of Philadelphia Legal Assistance's unemployment compensation division, has more advice on how gig workers can apply for benefits during COVID-19.
Why women bosses get different reactions than men when they criticize employees purpose

Sep. 11, 2020 10:24 am

Why women bosses get different reactions than men when they criticize employees

According to guest columnist Martin Abel, what seems to drive the results are gendered expectations of management styles.
Opinion: Your authentic self is your superpower purpose

Sep. 8, 2020 12:39 pm

Opinion: Your authentic self is your superpower

This week’s column is focused on how all in education can work collectively to make this historic school year successful, says guest columnist Ami Patel Hopkins.
‘An Act of Thanks,’ North Philly community celebrates a win against gentrification purpose

Sep. 8, 2020 9:15 am

‘An Act of Thanks,’ North Philly community celebrates a win against gentrification

Kensington’s Cesar Andreu Iglesias Community Garden hosted an event on Saturday, bringing together neighbors and organizations to speak out against a housing development planned for the neighborhood.
Confronting period poverty and taboos in Philadelphia purpose

Sep. 4, 2020 10:56 am

Confronting period poverty and taboos in Philadelphia

Lynette Medley started the #BlackGirlsBleed movement to be intentional about creating a space for open dialogue about Black women's period health.
Kinship care: Proactively addressing systemic racism in child welfare purpose

Sep. 3, 2020 7:05 am

Kinship care: Proactively addressing systemic racism in child welfare

"The unique needs of kinship caregivers require treatment that differs from that of general foster parents to support success and prevent disruption," says guest columnist Karissa Phelps.

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