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Lyft partners with William Way for discounted rides to the center through June. It’s also matching donations purpose

Jun. 17, 2019 10:24 am

Lyft partners with William Way for discounted rides to the center through June. It’s also matching donations

Plus, the rideshare company is making pronoun choice for riders possible in its app, and helping its trans drivers with the cost of a legal name-change.
How to decide which organization gets your money method

Jun. 14, 2019 7:34 am

How to decide which organization gets your money

Columnist Valerie Johnson outlines how to get "a good read on who is doing good work, who is using donations responsibly, and who is really meeting their mission."
Recovery after a fire starts with a safe place to stay purpose

Mar. 8, 2019 1:02 pm

Recovery after a fire starts with a safe place to stay

After a disaster, a short-term recovery center can provide shelter, food, clothing and services. Here's how to support Philadelphia's Red Cross House — plus, how to get a free ticket to its upcoming Red Ball.
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?

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