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This $3M partnership between Philly funders prioritizes collaboration over competition funding

Jan. 16, 2019 2:03 pm

This $3M partnership between Philly funders prioritizes collaboration over competition

The initiative from the local United Way, Scattergood Foundation, Barra Foundation, The Philadelphia Foundation and others will support nonprofit leaders in capacity and skills building.
Make 2019 the year your nonprofit does better with data method

Jan. 2, 2019 12:00 pm

Make 2019 the year your nonprofit does better with data

Whether you're a data evangelist or a data-phobe, there are simple steps you can take to improve how your organization thinks about and uses data to advance its mission.
How ImpactED’s nonprofit evaluation program changed for its second cohort results

Oct. 2, 2018 1:31 pm

How ImpactED’s nonprofit evaluation program changed for its second cohort

For one, the Social Impact Collaborative team learned that participants needed more staffers buying in to the evaluation training to create sustainable impact within their organizations.
Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance completed a social impact census. Here are the early results results

Sep. 25, 2018 1:11 pm

Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance completed a social impact census. Here are the early results

Local arts and culture nonprofits have hosted 1,056 impact-related programs in categories such as reentry, accessibility and immigration, according to 179 members' self-reporting.
Tech nonprofits: Take this survey to help the Philly startup community track its inclusivity efforts results

Aug. 20, 2018 10:48 am

Tech nonprofits: Take this survey to help the Philly startup community track its inclusivity efforts

You can't solve for a lack of diversity if you don't have the data to describe it first.
Nonprofits, you have data sets. But how to show them off? purpose

Jun. 1, 2018 10:37 am

Nonprofits, you have data sets. But how to show them off?

Join us on Tuesday, June 5, for the second project night and final session of Tech in the Commons 2018, focused on digital and data storytelling (BYO laptop).
How this Summer of Maps fellow may have helped save lives with her data storytelling method

May 18, 2018 1:10 pm

How this Summer of Maps fellow may have helped save lives with her data storytelling

Annaka Scheeres will present on her 2016 mapping work with Azavea at our fourth Tech in the Commons session this Tuesday, May 22.
Philly’s poverty rate won’t budge. Could artificial intelligence help? method

Apr. 24, 2018 11:15 am

Philly’s poverty rate won’t budge. Could artificial intelligence help?

Columnist Tivoni Devor proposes a local fix adopted by other municipalities to solve their most wicked problems.
Tech in the Commons is back. Attend this free nonprofit tech tools bootcamp series purpose

Apr. 3, 2018 12:00 pm

Tech in the Commons is back. Attend this free nonprofit tech tools bootcamp series

Supported by the Knight Foundation and Comcast NBCUniversal, the free event series will introduce digital engagement strategies for place-based Philadelphia organizations.
DataArts just dropped some neat videos on data literacy for arts nonprofits purpose

Mar. 1, 2018 9:30 am

DataArts just dropped some neat videos on data literacy for arts nonprofits

Tracking data "can seem big and overwhelming" for smaller organizations that haven't done it before. These four stories break it down.

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