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Media Mobilizing Project calls on FCC to advocate for more diversity in ownership of media purpose

Apr. 17, 2019 4:41 pm

Media Mobilizing Project calls on FCC to advocate for more diversity in ownership of media

Access to diverse news sources is “essential to try to change and fight deep problems of poverty and racial injustice,” said MMP's Hannah Sassaman.
6 professional development conferences nonprofit pros will want to attend purpose

Mar. 18, 2019 1:01 pm

6 professional development conferences nonprofit pros will want to attend

If you work at a mission-aligned organization — large or small— in Philadelphia, this is your list of not-to-be-missed conferences taking place in the city through the end of May.
28 nonprofit leaders of color on the rise in Philadelphia people

Jan. 18, 2019 1:50 pm

28 nonprofit leaders of color on the rise in Philadelphia

The third cohort of DiverseForce’s board development program includes a former NFL linebacker, a Sen. Bob Casey staffer and several nonprofit execs.
Philadelphia Black Giving Circle is ready to fund its first Black-led, Black-centered nonprofits funding

Nov. 14, 2018 10:42 am

Philadelphia Black Giving Circle is ready to fund its first Black-led, Black-centered nonprofits

The group has gained 50 members and raised $30,000 since its February launch. There's still time to join and to apply for the inaugural grants.
BMe founder Trabian Shorters: The philanthropic sector is thinking about equity all wrong people

Oct. 25, 2018 1:15 pm

BMe founder Trabian Shorters: The philanthropic sector is thinking about equity all wrong

Learn to cut the stigmatizing labels: The DEI expert and social entrepreneur is speaking at Philanthropy Network of Greater Philadelphia's fall conference on Nov. 2.
United Way’s Job Opportunity Investment Network aims to be a national model for racial equity training purpose

Sep. 27, 2018 1:28 pm

United Way’s Job Opportunity Investment Network aims to be a national model for racial equity training

"If we're going to talk about poverty, we have to address racial disparities," said JOIN Director Carniesha Kwashie about a new learning network for job training grantees.
What if the ‘unusual suspects’ suddenly became leaders in the community development field? method

Sep. 17, 2018 11:39 am

What if the ‘unusual suspects’ suddenly became leaders in the community development field?

Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations' Pamela Bridgeforth on advancing racial equity and leadership development in local economic work.
Philly’s new LGBTQ board prep program is prioritizing accessibility purpose

Sep. 11, 2018 10:00 am

Philly’s new LGBTQ board prep program is prioritizing accessibility

Community Leadership Pipeline Initiative will train LGBTQ people of color, youth, trans people and seniors, about the ins and outs of board service and match them with leadership positions at local nonprofits.
How neurotypical nonprofit pros can be better allies to the autism community method

Sep. 7, 2018 12:46 pm

How neurotypical nonprofit pros can be better allies to the autism community

We asked 15 relevant Philly nonprofits if people with autism were represented in leadership roles; most didn’t respond or declined to comment. Here are some actionable tips for recruiting and retaining board members from diverse neurological backgrounds.
These leaders of color make up DiverseForce’s 2018-2019 board development cohort people

Sep. 5, 2018 10:21 am

These leaders of color make up DiverseForce’s 2018-2019 board development cohort

DiverseForce on Boards trains mid- to senior-level professionals on the ins and outs of nonprofit board leadership over seven months in partnership with Penn's College of Liberal and Professional Studies and ImpactED.

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