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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.
5 diversity experts on the consequences of exclusion people

Sep. 4, 2018 12:45 pm

5 diversity experts on the consequences of exclusion

What can go wrong when D&I aren't considered, according to Greg DeShields, Kellan White, Kimberly Reed, Robyn Forman Pollack and Rashida Perry-Jones.
Leader List 2018: Meet 12 people of color strengthening Philly’s social impact sector people

Aug. 31, 2018 12:45 pm

Leader List 2018: Meet 12 people of color strengthening Philly’s social impact sector

Nonprofit, philanthropy, local gov and biz pros working in the fields of hiring, women in leadership, social entrepreneurship, accessibility, criminal justice, LGBTQ, sustainability, leaders of color, community development, impact investing, civic tech and volunteerism.
How Philadelphia plans to advance racial equity in the civil service sector results

Aug. 20, 2018 1:08 pm

How Philadelphia plans to advance racial equity in the civil service sector

An interdepartmental project led by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion’s Nefertiri Sickout aims to identify racial and gender inequities in three positions: civil engineer, environmental engineer and recreation leader.

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