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Mighty Writers bought 100 books for kids held at a local detention center. Now, they’re not welcome purpose

Jul. 3, 2018 4:45 pm

Mighty Writers bought 100 books for kids held at a local detention center. Now, they’re not welcome

After a planned Tuesday morning delivery to Berks County Residential Center was "abruptly cancelled" on Monday afternoon, the nonprofit is regrouping.
This crowdfunding app for the homeless could roll out soon method

Dec. 27, 2016 12:29 pm

This crowdfunding app for the homeless could roll out soon

StreetChange, a mobile crowdfunding app developed by Penn researchers Andrew Siegel and Dan Treglia, was piloted in the spring.
How should we talk to our kid about giving? funding

Oct. 5, 2016 9:32 am

How should we talk to our kid about giving?

Here's how to start 'em young with that philanthropic mindset.
Are we selfish for wanting recognition for our donation? funding

Aug. 10, 2016 10:49 am

Are we selfish for wanting recognition for our donation?

And how can I get my friends involved with the org I volunteer for without being pushy?
Can we donate the leftover food from our wedding buffet to a local homeless shelter? funding

Jul. 28, 2016 8:56 am

Can we donate the leftover food from our wedding buffet to a local homeless shelter?

There are safer ways to give back after your vows.
Why aren’t more celebrities donating to #BlackLivesMatter? funding

Jul. 13, 2016 9:24 am

Why aren’t more celebrities donating to #BlackLivesMatter?

They're tweeting about it, so where's the action? Plus, am I obligated to invite all my Facebook friends to my nonprofit's gala, and is it cool to dump old clothing in those donation bins on the street? (NO.)
How many hours should I be devoting to nonprofit board service every month? funding

Jun. 29, 2016 8:43 am

How many hours should I be devoting to nonprofit board service every month?

Depends if you're on a working board or a governing board. Plus, is it weird to donate old shoes?
Help this org collect desperately needed medical supplies for Venezuela this weekend purpose

Jun. 23, 2016 12:09 pm

Help this org collect desperately needed medical supplies for Venezuela this weekend

In light of a public health emergency, Philadelphia’s Casa de Venezuela is accepting donations of everything from gloves to medicine at City Hall this Sunday.
Back On My Feet is launching in San Francisco this November results

May 31, 2016 12:35 pm

Back On My Feet is launching in San Francisco this November

Here are some takeaways from the nonprofit's new strategic plan.
Take your sh*t to Goodwill: Why homeless shelters don’t want your stuff method

May 11, 2016 3:21 pm

Take your sh*t to Goodwill: Why homeless shelters don’t want your stuff

Hannah Litvin sets the record straight on which organizations are happy to take secondhand furniture — and which are not.

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