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Fundraisers, do you have a hard time asking for help? purpose

Apr. 15, 2019 11:46 am

Fundraisers, do you have a hard time asking for help?

Columnist Valerie Johnson says if you’re doing it right, the ask should be the easiest part of a fundraiser's job.
In conversation with Bill Golderer: On changes at Philly’s United Way, his new hires and the bat signal purpose

Apr. 15, 2019 8:00 am

In conversation with Bill Golderer: On changes at Philly’s United Way, his new hires and the bat signal

The CEO with a gift for memorable turns-of-phrase and pop culture allusions has a plan to drop Philadelphia's poverty rate by six percentage points.
Check out the Introduced conference agenda, and take advantage of the flash sale on tickets purpose

Apr. 12, 2019 11:53 am

Check out the Introduced conference agenda, and take advantage of the flash sale on tickets

The one-day conference is back for year two. Take a look at the "Impact" track in particular, since it is so well-suited to the Generocity reader. Bonus: If you register this week, you'll get a free Philly Tech Week 2019 T-shirt with your ticket.
As Project HOME turns 30, a look at the state of homelessness in our city purpose

Apr. 12, 2019 7:31 am

As Project HOME turns 30, a look at the state of homelessness in our city

According to Sister Mary Scullion of Project HOME, Philadelphia has made substantial progress on homelessness in the past number of years. The city's street counts are the lowest of the nation’s 10 largest cities.
Have you snagged your PTW19 Signature Event ticket yet? purpose

Apr. 11, 2019 1:07 pm

Have you snagged your PTW19 Signature Event ticket yet?

Great music, food, great views and good people. This series closing event that never disappoints is just $40. Next Friday, it jumps to $50.
On the Market: 21 jobs at museums, hospitals, historic homes and community organizations purpose

Apr. 11, 2019 11:56 am

On the Market: 21 jobs at museums, hospitals, historic homes and community organizations

There's something here for journalists, administrators, literary enthusiasts — even "deconstructors."
Race and exclusion in Philadelphia: Snapshots from the last 100 years – Part II purpose

Apr. 10, 2019 11:00 am

Race and exclusion in Philadelphia: Snapshots from the last 100 years – Part II

Guest columnists Eric Hartman and Stephanie Keene trace the 100-year history of exclusion and racism in Philadelphia, which they say explains today's poverty and life expectancy gaps. Part II of a two-part story.
Can a creator hub in Kensington help slow displacement? purpose

Apr. 9, 2019 11:00 am

Can a creator hub in Kensington help slow displacement?

Little Giant's Meegan Denenberg: "IF Lab is pivoting the narrative of displacement and gentrification by creating a welcoming space for the community to meet the changing needs of the market.”
If you always need to be the first to know, ‘Generocity Chatter’ is for you purpose

Apr. 8, 2019 6:31 pm

If you always need to be the first to know, ‘Generocity Chatter’ is for you

Communicate directly with Generocity's editor in the same unfiltered way you would with your friends.
We’re taking a look at media literacy this month purpose

Apr. 8, 2019 1:40 pm

We’re taking a look at media literacy this month

During April, Generocity writers will ask tough questions about media literacy — including representation and access questions — but we'll answer some more workaday ones as well, like how to best pitch a story to us.

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