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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 He doesn't believe in mission and thinks institutional philanthropy is outdated — but he wants to fund your project.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."
BlackStar founder Maori Karmael Holmes is ‘not afraid’ to end the festival someday people

Aug. 2, 2016 12:46 pm

BlackStar founder Maori Karmael Holmes is ‘not afraid’ to end the festival someday

Holmes discusses the future of the film festival and why it's OK for things to end if they've had a "lovely life."
Join the Asian Arts Initiative in the Theatre of the Oppressed this weekend method

Jul. 29, 2016 12:02 pm

Join the Asian Arts Initiative in the Theatre of the Oppressed this weekend

Build community and express yourself by rediscovering your childhood with this cool, interactive workshop.
Museums should share knowledge: DataArts has launched to do just that results

Jul. 11, 2016 10:03 am

Museums should share knowledge: DataArts has launched to do just that

A boost from a recent Pew Center for Arts & Heritage grant will help cultural nonprofits using the platform make smarter, data-informed decisions.

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