Oct. 15, 2020 10:45 am
Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture champions civic engagement through art
"Representation matters and the origination of civically engaged art by Arabs, BIPOC, and community-based organizations is critical to shaping the future of our neighborhoods," says Hazami Sayed.
Sep. 1, 2020 8:49 am
Shortened census count will hurt communities of color, but there is still time to be counted
According to guest columnist Aggie Yellow Horse, the Black community is at greatest risk of a census undercount. Our Generocity infographic shows that Philadelphia, Wilmington, Camden, Norristown and Chester all lag in census completion.
Jul. 23, 2020 12:56 pm
The memo barring immigrants from being included in the Census is ‘further motivation to be counted’
Local orgs weigh in on the constitutionality of Trump's "Memorandum On Excluding Illegal Aliens From the Apportionment Base Following the 2020 Census," and step up efforts to get city residents to participate in the Census.
Jul. 20, 2020 8:22 am
Nonprofit AF: It’s OK to feel like crap right now
"Whatever you’re dealing with or feeling, you’re not alone. Give yourself time and space. Check in with your teams. Let’s all allow ourselves to grieve individually and collectively for the state of the world," says guest columnist Vu Le.
Mar. 13, 2020 8:23 am
How the city and Kensington-area orgs are trying to fix the census’ historical undercount of Latinxs
“It’s really important [to be counted] because it’s validation of our presence,” says Will González, the executive director of Ceiba.
Dec. 4, 2019 8:27 am
Graphic explainer: A cartoonist unpacks the 2020 census
Check out this graphic explainer from cartoonist Josh Neufeld and Journalist's Resource — it clarifies the challenges presented by Census 2020, offers reminders for important dates, and more.
Jun. 28, 2019 2:41 pm
At Tech in the Commons, nonprofit pros learned about using data to maximize impact
The three case studies presented focused on resources and technologies that help organizations use census data in new ways.
Jun. 18, 2019 12:27 pm
3 local leaders will share resources for utilizing census data and closing the digital divide
On June 26, Tech in the Commons: Connect the Dots with Census Data gives you the tech tools to grow your impact, audience and fundraising efforts. RSVP today — spots are filling up quickly.
Jun. 8, 2019 2:29 pm
4 things to do during Pride Month
Here's our quick and quirky Generocity guide to events and more. Plus, we want you to make a resolution...