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

How do you help the helpers? PHL COVID-19 Fund addresses the critical role of nonprofits purpose

Mar. 26, 2020 8:36 am

How do you help the helpers? PHL COVID-19 Fund addresses the critical role of nonprofits

The fund isn’t a static thing — it is designed to be agile and responsive to rapidly shifting needs.
This year’s first Tech in the Commons is going virtual April 2 purpose

Mar. 25, 2020 7:09 am

This year’s first Tech in the Commons is going virtual April 2

"Podcasting 101 for Nonprofits," led by Messy.fm's Molly Beck, will now be hosted online.
How Bethesda Project’s Church Shelter Program is responding to COVID-19 purpose

Mar. 24, 2020 7:09 am

How Bethesda Project’s Church Shelter Program is responding to COVID-19

CSP has adopted the process of community-based surveillance — used in Sierra Leone during the West African Ebola outbreak a number of years ago — in which every member of the shelter community has an important role to play.
Resource list: Food in the time of COVID-19 purpose

Mar. 21, 2020 9:06 am

Resource list: Food in the time of COVID-19

Philadelphia has a number of well-established programs tasked with alleviating food insecurity that have stepped up their efforts to adapt to the additional needs precipitated by the coronavirus pandemic.
Union and workers reclassified as ‘essential’ claim that the PA Department of Human Services is endangering their safety purpose

Mar. 20, 2020 11:56 am

Union and workers reclassified as ‘essential’ claim that the PA Department of Human Services is endangering their safety

“In many cases, the protection of these workers appears to come second to that of the communities they serve,” says Steve Catanese, president of SEIU Local 668.
How Hopeworks is supporting Camden youth during the coronavirus pandemic purpose

Mar. 20, 2020 9:45 am

How Hopeworks is supporting Camden youth during the coronavirus pandemic

The tech education nonprofit gave out nearly 50 laptops so its youth can work from home and continue to support themselves.
Have you ever been to a virtual career fair centered on social impact? purpose

Mar. 18, 2020 3:22 pm

Have you ever been to a virtual career fair centered on social impact?

Here's your chance! The Social Impact Consortium of Universities is hosting its virtual career fair during the week of March 30.
On the market: 24 openings across the nonprofit sector purpose

Mar. 18, 2020 10:39 am

On the market: 24 openings across the nonprofit sector

This week's On the Market features opportunities at Public Health Management Corporation, American Friends Service Committee, The Foundation for Delaware County, Campus Philly and more.
How funds and foundations are supporting grantees through the disruptions of the COVID-19 pandemic purpose

Mar. 17, 2020 2:20 pm

How funds and foundations are supporting grantees through the disruptions of the COVID-19 pandemic

We asked the leaders at the Brandywine Health Foundation, the Foundation for Delaware County, GreenLight Fund, Knight Foundation, New Century Trust and the Samuel S. Fels Fund to tell us what they are doing.
Philadelphia’s poverty problem is bigger than you ever imagined purpose

Mar. 16, 2020 2:39 pm

Philadelphia’s poverty problem is bigger than you ever imagined

When we measure income using the federal poverty rate, the results far underestimate how many people are actually struggling to meet daily needs, say guest columnists Marianne Bellesorte and Farrah Parkes.

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