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Meet Hazami Sayed, immigrant leader and founder of Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture people

Jun. 30, 2019 1:24 pm

Meet Hazami Sayed, immigrant leader and founder of Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture

"Leadership can be at every level and can take many forms ... In all cases, it requires grit — passion and perseverance with a long view," she says.
Report: Arts organizations can be essential part of the solutions to problems of aging purpose

Jun. 20, 2019 1:11 pm

Report: Arts organizations can be essential part of the solutions to problems of aging

"Agenda: Aging" is the fourth in a series of advocacy reports from the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance looking at the positive impact of arts and culture on important civic issues.
‘In Search of Meaning: Memory Becomes Us’ makes space for science and art purpose

Mar. 15, 2019 1:45 pm

‘In Search of Meaning: Memory Becomes Us’ makes space for science and art

So does the Esther Klein Gallery of the Science Center, where it's being exhibited.
Social justice film series No Mud, No Lotus asks you to be part of the dialogue purpose

Mar. 8, 2019 11:10 am

Social justice film series No Mud, No Lotus asks you to be part of the dialogue

The films in the series from University of Pennsylvania-based nonprofit Slought prompt conversation about issues in Philadelphia and globally: "Film has the capacity to be radically inclusive."
This Philly art collective is helping teens deal with mental health issues people

Mar. 5, 2019 11:38 am

This Philly art collective is helping teens deal with mental health issues

The Creative Resilience Collective gets teens to create individual and collaborative projects that explore their lived experiences and build on leadership skills.
Yes, micro-grants for artists do make a difference funding

Feb. 1, 2019 12:26 pm

Yes, micro-grants for artists do make a difference

Small But Mighty Arts founder Erica Hawthorne-Manon on the power of nontraditional funding and the importance of support for arts leaders of color.
Art meets technology at Philly Tech Week 2019’s kickoff festival during First Friday purpose

Jan. 31, 2019 10:45 am

Art meets technology at Philly Tech Week 2019’s kickoff festival during First Friday

Meet us in Old City on Friday, May 3, for a combo of gallery perusing and tech-y celebrating.
Can chamber music increase mental health awareness? purpose

Jan. 11, 2019 7:53 am

Can chamber music increase mental health awareness?

Ellipses Ensemble thinks it can by incorporating films, visual art and other features into its live performances around the Philadelphia area.
Check out Generocity’s 2019 editorial calendar purpose

Dec. 21, 2018 12:00 pm

Check out Generocity’s 2019 editorial calendar

Mental health, youth leadership, the digital divide and nine more themes we'll be focusing our reporting on next year.
Leadership Philadelphia’s new mural series hopes to spark tiny moments of reflection purpose

Dec. 14, 2018 1:05 pm

Leadership Philadelphia’s new mural series hopes to spark tiny moments of reflection

Inspired by its Move in Closer series, the professional development nonprofit will collaborate with Mural Arts to produce 12 mini-murals featuring questions such as “What’s the kindest thing someone has done for you today?”

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