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Who’s helping seniors bridge the digital divide? purpose

May 29, 2019 3:57 pm

Who’s helping seniors bridge the digital divide?

These 5 organizations are working in Philadelphia to keep seniors connected in an increasingly digital world.
Are your nonprofit’s outcomes out-of-context? funding

Apr. 4, 2017 3:22 pm

Are your nonprofit’s outcomes out-of-context?

Make sure the metrics you're putting forth are phrased to match funders' priorities. It's something Meals on Wheels is learning now as its existence is threatened by the federal government.
It’s about time we start giving a hoot about the treatment of senior citizens purpose

Aug. 5, 2016 8:55 am

It’s about time we start giving a hoot about the treatment of senior citizens

Although Pennsylvania has made some improvements to how elder abuse complaints are handled, another concern is the underwhelming amount of public outcry.
Philly’s oldest known homeless man needs help traveling to his family — in London funding

Jul. 14, 2016 2:53 pm

Philly’s oldest known homeless man needs help traveling to his family — in London

Resources for Human Development is helping 85-year-old Sam Foster raise $15,000 to get to his son in the U.K.
Story Pop Up Brings the Life Experiences of Philly Seniors Into Neighborhoods funding

Oct. 30, 2014 12:44 pm

Story Pop Up Brings the Life Experiences of Philly Seniors Into Neighborhoods

About five years ago, Benita Cooper started a storytelling group in the basement of the Philadelphia Senior Center. Four seniors attended. Then a few more. Eventually, that first storytelling group spun off into another group. Soon, there were groups springing up at retirement homes and libraries across the city. The organization evolved into what has […]

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