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

On the market: 46 nonprofit opportunities to fuel your excitement purpose

Jun. 24, 2020 1:04 pm

On the market: 46 nonprofit opportunities to fuel your excitement

CEO, COO, CFO, executive director — this week's column includes multiple openings for top leadership roles across the sector in the Philadelphia area.
For people experiencing homelessness, watching television is a meaningful act purpose

Jun. 24, 2020 9:18 am

For people experiencing homelessness, watching television is a meaningful act

Paying attention to those TV choices can help social service workers forge connection, says Andrew Huff.
‘Para ser una promotora, tienes que venir de la comunidad, ese es el verdadero poder del modelo’ purpose

Jun. 23, 2020 11:25 am

‘Para ser una promotora, tienes que venir de la comunidad, ese es el verdadero poder del modelo’

Puentes de Salud cuenta con sus promotoras para alentar y facilitar vidas más saludables en ‘Puebladelfia’.
‘To be a promotora you have to come from within the community — that’s the real power of the model’ purpose

Jun. 23, 2020 7:06 am

‘To be a promotora you have to come from within the community — that’s the real power of the model’

Puentes de Salud counts on its promotoras to encourage and facilitate healthier lives in South Philly’s ‘Puebladelphia.'
Listen to the pitch, then cast your vote for one of seven local nonprofits purpose

Jun. 22, 2020 12:12 pm

Listen to the pitch, then cast your vote for one of seven local nonprofits

They are vying for support as Philanthropitch's national social impact fast pitch competition focuses on Philadelphia. Voting opens today.
While COVID-19 is keeping people apart, Beyond the Seams found a way to maintain the fabric of their community purpose

Jun. 22, 2020 7:30 am

While COVID-19 is keeping people apart, Beyond the Seams found a way to maintain the fabric of their community

This Philadelphia embroidery and silkscreen business is providing facemasks to neighbors on a donation basis while struggling to make ends meet as a micro-business.
On Juneteenth, and the difference between the law and good intentions purpose

Jun. 19, 2020 7:00 am

On Juneteenth, and the difference between the law and good intentions

"Juneteenth isn’t about emancipation. It’s a symbolic commemoration, honoring venerable ancestors who suffered and bled for a far-off dream of freedom that has yet to be achieved," says guest columnist Stephanie Renée.
This Juneteenth, let’s remember the U.S.C.T. and Camp William Penn purpose

Jun. 18, 2020 3:37 pm

This Juneteenth, let’s remember the U.S.C.T. and Camp William Penn

The first African in America Parade in the United States of America took place in Philadelphia when several hundred African Americans headed for the first training camp for the United States Colored Troops.
If we’re brave, COVID-19 can teach us to grieve and grow simultaneously purpose

Jun. 17, 2020 6:47 am

If we’re brave, COVID-19 can teach us to grieve and grow simultaneously

The pandemic has been traumatic but post-traumatic growth can, among other things, lead us to a deeper sense of community, says columnist Andrew Huff.
The time is now to break all the rules and reshape the nonprofit sector purpose

Jun. 16, 2020 7:13 am

The time is now to break all the rules and reshape the nonprofit sector

"Hundreds of thousands are in the streets telling us that a new reality is necessary and possible. We can let ourselves be part of making that happen," says guest columnist Sam Chenkin.

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