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On the Table Philly is back Nov. 8 and this time there’s money up for grabs funding

Oct. 18, 2018 9:04 am

On the Table Philly is back Nov. 8 and this time there’s money up for grabs

Or money on the table, if you will. The event aims to get citizens talking with each other about proposed fixes to community problems over a meal.
A conference for caregivers supports the unpaid ‘backbone of the healthcare system’ purpose

Oct. 5, 2018 11:58 am

A conference for caregivers supports the unpaid ‘backbone of the healthcare system’

"We put ourselves at the bottom of the list and the bottom is the part we never get to," said Nancy's House founder Elissa Lewin about those taking care of sick or disabled family members.
9 social impact-themed events to check out at DesignPhiladelphia 2018 purpose

Sep. 28, 2018 11:55 am

9 social impact-themed events to check out at DesignPhiladelphia 2018

Over a hundred design events are happening across Philly starting Oct. 4. Here are a few that integrate arts and culture, sustainability, social justice, accessibility, health, community development and more.
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.
Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance completed a social impact census. Here are the early results results

Sep. 25, 2018 1:11 pm

Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance completed a social impact census. Here are the early results

Local arts and culture nonprofits have hosted 1,056 impact-related programs in categories such as reentry, accessibility and immigration, according to 179 members' self-reporting.
Investors must move beyond innovation to achieve impact funding

Sep. 25, 2018 7:14 am

Investors must move beyond innovation to achieve impact

Ben Franklin Technology Partners President and CEO RoseAnn Rosenthal writes about the business community's embrace of the injunction to "do well by doing good."
What does a scalable roadmap for revitalization look like for Philly’s commercial corridors? method

Sep. 24, 2018 12:52 pm

What does a scalable roadmap for revitalization look like for Philly’s commercial corridors?

At a recent Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia panel, local civic and business leaders shared best practices for creating public retail spaces that support equitable prosperity and growth.
10 ways to get civically engaged at State of Young Philly 2018 purpose

Sep. 19, 2018 10:46 am

10 ways to get civically engaged at State of Young Philly 2018

Here are our picks for each day of Young Involved Philadelphia's annual volunteering and education series, which returns this year Oct. 11 through 20.
TEDxPhiladelphia’s September salon theme is ‘crossover moments’ purpose

Sep. 7, 2018 11:08 am

TEDxPhiladelphia’s September salon theme is ‘crossover moments’

The Sept. 17 event will feature Movita Johnson-Harrell, the Philadelphia District Attorney Office'sĀ interim supervisor of victim services, and DiverseForce on Boards cofounder Sulaiman Rahman.
The ACLU asked Nick Cannon, Pusha T and more about criminal justice reform at Made in America results

Sep. 6, 2018 11:43 am

The ACLU asked Nick Cannon, Pusha T and more about criminal justice reform at Made in America

On behalf of the American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania's Campaign for Smart Justice, Stimulus founder Tiffanie Stanard interviewed musicians and celebrities about reducing the U.S. incarceration rate.

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