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

Being gay and working in emergency shelter purpose

Nov. 26, 2019 10:49 am

Being gay and working in emergency shelter

Guest columnist Andrew Huff considers what it means for a white, housed, gay man to be in solidarity with Black men experiencing homelessness.
Attention, grantswriters: Here are 5 applications that are due soon purpose

Nov. 25, 2019 1:50 pm

Attention, grantswriters: Here are 5 applications that are due soon

We've put together a timeline of grants with deadlines in December and early January 2020.
On the Market: 27 jobs that run the gamut from CEO to reenacting historical figures purpose

Nov. 25, 2019 8:00 am

On the Market: 27 jobs that run the gamut from CEO to reenacting historical figures

Openings at Kensington Corridor Trust, Community Legal Services, Philadelphia Cultural Fund, Friends of the Rail Park, Big Brothers Big Sisters Independence, Playworks and 12 other venues.
The People’s Media Record safeguards the past while making it radically accessible purpose

Nov. 21, 2019 2:50 pm

The People’s Media Record safeguards the past while making it radically accessible

Community media is critical because it is produced by those at the heart of the narrative, says guest columnist Helyx Horwitz.
Who are you calling ‘vulnerable’? purpose

Nov. 21, 2019 11:50 am

Who are you calling ‘vulnerable’?

"Why do so many nonprofits say that their services exist to support vulnerable populations?" asks Valerie Johnson in this month's column. She thinks it is a catch-all phrase that plays on stereotypes.
Check out Generocity’s 2020 editorial calendar purpose

Nov. 20, 2019 3:32 pm

Check out Generocity’s 2020 editorial calendar

You'll see some favorite editorial calendar topics, like Women in Leadership and Leaders of Color, return next year. But we'll focus our reporting on some provocative new topics as well (because we like to start conversations...).
During Tech in Action Day, all the participants teach and learn purpose

Nov. 20, 2019 11:23 am

During Tech in Action Day, all the participants teach and learn

Comcast NBCUniversal, in partnership with Comcast LIFT Labs and Generocity, sent nearly 50 volunteer technologists out to help nine local nonprofits serving youth, seniors, and people with disabilities.
Use arts and culture as a platform for social justice, says this teen purpose

Nov. 19, 2019 1:47 pm

Use arts and culture as a platform for social justice, says this teen

"It is so important for local artists of all mediums to spread these strong messages," says Sabirah Mahmud, a member of the STAMP Teen Council, and Global Climate Strike activist.
#GivingTuesday is almost here. How will you help transform Philadelphia? purpose

Nov. 19, 2019 8:00 am

#GivingTuesday is almost here. How will you help transform Philadelphia?

Celebrate GivingTuesday on December 3, and join millions around the world participating in the global generosity movement.
Money Moves: Giving, getting and p(l)aying it forward purpose

Nov. 18, 2019 1:17 pm

Money Moves: Giving, getting and p(l)aying it forward

This week's Money Moves tracks philanthropic giving from Bank of America, Citizens Bank, several foundations, a violinist and a basketball player ... to start.

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