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How ReStore’s self-sustaining revenue model supports local housing in Philadelphia method

Jul. 13, 2018 12:50 pm

How ReStore’s self-sustaining revenue model supports local housing in Philadelphia

Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia CEO Corinne O'Connell explains the on-mission success of the nonprofit's social enterprise arm.
OK, but how can Amazon win Philly? method

Sep. 25, 2017 9:20 am

OK, but how can Amazon win Philly?

The corporation would be lucky to land its HQ2 in Philly, argues columnist Tivoni Devor. Here's what needs to happen for the tech giant to be welcomed with open arms.
Here’s what Nora Lichtash has learned from 30 years of working in affordable housing people

Oct. 12, 2016 11:55 am

Here’s what Nora Lichtash has learned from 30 years of working in affordable housing

The longtime ED helped found Women's Community Revitalization Project in 1986, and she has some advice for women working in community building and collaboration.
The block you live on could affect how long it will take you to finish college results

Jun. 3, 2016 11:59 am

The block you live on could affect how long it will take you to finish college

A Penn study focused on the West Philly-based ACHIEVEability housing program recently got some attention from The Atlantic.
“It’s all about leveraging the resources you have” — Dignity Housing’s new ED people

Apr. 28, 2016 3:09 pm

“It’s all about leveraging the resources you have” — Dignity Housing’s new ED

John Ungar says he'll preserve the nonprofit's individualized approach to quelling homelessness while seeking new kinds of partnerships in Germantown.
10 community land trusts from across Pa. have united method

Mar. 28, 2016 8:14 am

10 community land trusts from across Pa. have united

The Pennsylvania Community Land Trust Collaborative will work together on advocacy and fundraising initiatives to ensure affordable housing.
NeighborWorks America Brings Community Development and Affordable Housing Workshops to Philly purpose

Jul. 16, 2015 1:21 pm

NeighborWorks America Brings Community Development and Affordable Housing Workshops to Philly

The NeighborWorks Training Institute (NTI) is a five-day mobile university
Going Public as a B Corp, Investing in Better Data, Embracing Rapid Rehousing – Social Impact Across the U.S. method

Apr. 21, 2015 11:04 am

Going Public as a B Corp, Investing in Better Data, Embracing Rapid Rehousing – Social Impact Across the U.S.

Links from around the web on the people and organizations making an impact
ACHIEVEability Forms Strategic Partnership with Mission First Housing to Stabilize Operations method

Sep. 25, 2014 12:49 pm

ACHIEVEability Forms Strategic Partnership with Mission First Housing to Stabilize Operations

The West Philadelphia-based social service provider and affordable housing developer ACHIEVEability is set to become an affiliate of Mission First Housing in an effort to preserve itself and improve operations. Mission First Housing, which manages affordable homes across the mid-Atlantic region and is headquartered in Center City, will become the parent company of the formerly […]
Project HOME Releases Annual Report people

Sep. 23, 2014 12:53 pm

Project HOME Releases Annual Report

Infographic attached to report. Full graphic here.  Project HOME released its annual report this week for fiscal year 2014 — the homeless service provider’s 25th year in operation. The report outlines Project HOME’s revenues, expenses and project highlights from the past fiscal year. It also includes an introduction from Executive Director Sister Mary Scullion and […]

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