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Your GoFundMe donation isn’t as secure as you think funding

Sep. 21, 2018 12:45 pm

Your GoFundMe donation isn’t as secure as you think

Penn law professor John Bradley argues that in the wake of the Johnny Bobbitt saga, for-profit crowdfunding sites should hold themselves to the same standards of transparency as nonprofits.
Sustainable clothing brand Grant Blvd sews with criminal justice reform in mind funding

Jul. 12, 2018 1:16 pm

Sustainable clothing brand Grant Blvd sews with criminal justice reform in mind

The forthcoming, Philly-based social enterprise will donate a book to someone in prison for every item sold and plans to teach returning citizens to make clothes.
Songs in the Key of Free is crowdfunding to produce an album of inmates’ music funding

Apr. 16, 2018 7:28 am

Songs in the Key of Free is crowdfunding to produce an album of inmates’ music

The songs recorded at SCI Graterford are almost ready to be heard by the public, but first, the volunteer-led group needs $5,000.
Women Led Cities Initiative is crowdfunding for a pilot conference in Philly funding

Mar. 12, 2018 12:35 pm

Women Led Cities Initiative is crowdfunding for a pilot conference in Philly

The inaugural convening of women working in urban planning and design will be held March 24 and 25.
PCCY is crowdfunding to keep kids cavity-free this spring break funding

Jan. 3, 2018 10:55 am

PCCY is crowdfunding to keep kids cavity-free this spring break

Public Citizens for Children and Youth's annual Give Kids a Smile event will provide 1,000 free dental care appointments — if it can raise $25,000 by Friday.
The inaugural Main Line Day of Giving is May 31, 2018 funding

Oct. 6, 2017 11:54 am

The inaugural Main Line Day of Giving is May 31, 2018

It's like a hyperlocalized #GivingTuesday. Here's how to get in on the planning early.
It’s October. Is it too late to plan a #GivingTuesday campaign? funding

Oct. 4, 2017 10:23 am

It’s October. Is it too late to plan a #GivingTuesday campaign?

Nope, writes How to Give columnist Lansie Sylvia. Here's how to harness your team to execute a successful one-day fundraiser.
A cop and a Black man walk onto a stage in Philadelphia … purpose

Sep. 27, 2017 12:55 pm

A cop and a Black man walk onto a stage in Philadelphia …

Police officers and community members will come together to talk about their shared traumas in an upcoming Theater of Witness production, "Walk in my Shoes."
How Juntos was able to raise $10K in four days for its move to a new space method

Aug. 11, 2017 12:57 pm

How Juntos was able to raise $10K in four days for its move to a new space

The immigrants rights organization is still in South Philly. The quick move was all thanks to financial support that made it clear "Juntos needs to stay around," said ED Erika Almiron.
8 local orgs crowdfunded to bail out ‘mamas’ from jail this Mother’s Day funding

May 11, 2017 10:45 am

8 local orgs crowdfunded to bail out ‘mamas’ from jail this Mother’s Day

According to the crowdfunding page for the Philly effort of National Mama’s Bail Out Day, they've raised enough to get more than 10 mothers out of jail.

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