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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.
Urbanist and author Diana Lind will lead the Arts + Business Council for Greater Philadelphia people

Jun. 13, 2019 1:00 pm

Urbanist and author Diana Lind will lead the Arts + Business Council for Greater Philadelphia

Lind: "Philadelphia has an amazing arts community and an amazing business community. The two could be better linked and that's where this organization comes in."
Brittnie Knight joins the Leeway Foundation as communications director people

Jun. 5, 2019 12:00 pm

Brittnie Knight joins the Leeway Foundation as communications director

Knight: "I always knew I wanted to return to an arts centered organization. The fact that they focus in funding women, trans and GNC [gender non-conforming] folx makes it that much better."
Power moves: Dena Driscoll joins Public Interest Law Center people

May 13, 2019 2:27 pm

Power moves: Dena Driscoll joins Public Interest Law Center

Plus, a high-profile hire at The Barnes Foundation, and awards and honors for young professionals, journalists, business and nonprofit leaders.
Kensington Derby and Arts Festival celebrates on-the-fly inventiveness and spirit of community purpose

May 13, 2019 6:00 am

Kensington Derby and Arts Festival celebrates on-the-fly inventiveness and spirit of community

The final event of #PTW19 brought together local businesses, artists and STEM-informed "human-powered transit."
Amy Whitaker: ‘Innovation’ is the word equivalent of Microsoft Word ’97 clip art. It means well, but … people

May 1, 2019 7:20 am

Amy Whitaker: ‘Innovation’ is the word equivalent of Microsoft Word ’97 clip art. It means well, but …

The creative strategist will be the featured speaker at the Arts + Business Council’s Defining Innovation event taking place Thursday, May 2 at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.
This 27-year-old family foundation director doesn’t want your grant applications people

Oct. 19, 2016 12:54 pm

This 27-year-old family foundation director doesn’t want your grant applications

Max Tuttleman "grabbed the reins" to his family's foundation when he was 20. He doesn't believe in mission and thinks institutional philanthropy is outdated — but he wants to fund your project.
Betcha don’t know these Philly rappers for their social impact people

Aug. 30, 2016 12:58 pm

Betcha don’t know these Philly rappers for their social impact

Philly artists Black Thought, Meek Mill and Freeway have three different approaches to hometown philanthropy.
How Derrick Ford’s singing competition is helping people in recovery become symbols of hope purpose

Aug. 29, 2016 10:12 am

How Derrick Ford’s singing competition is helping people in recovery become symbols of hope

Recovery Idol just ended its sixth year with a performance at the Dell.
This short film uses animation to tell stories of homelessness in Philly purpose

Aug. 3, 2016 12:44 pm

This short film uses animation to tell stories of homelessness in Philly

Local animator John Serpentelli is using his craft to help three local homeless individuals tell their life stories in "Homeless to Hopeful."

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