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FAFSA is being simplified. Here’s what you need to know about the changes to come purpose

Jan. 13, 2021 12:00 pm

FAFSA is being simplified. Here’s what you need to know about the changes to come

The good news is that it will go from having 108 questions to 36 questions. The not-so-good news is that this simplified form will not be available to students until October 2022.
Are we witnessing a coup in real time? purpose

Jan. 6, 2021 4:12 pm

Are we witnessing a coup in real time?

For those of us who grew up and/or lived under authoritarian regimes this is hauntingly and horribly familiar.
What’s good for nonprofits in the new stimulus bill? funding

Dec. 22, 2020 11:05 am

What’s good for nonprofits in the new stimulus bill?

Take a look at our infographics.
Facing a cliff: Is this the end of pandemic support and relief? funding

Dec. 4, 2020 4:42 pm

Facing a cliff: Is this the end of pandemic support and relief?

83 million people are still struggling with basic needs. The number of small businesses has fallen by 3.3 million. And by Dec, 31, all the help the CARES Act offered ends.
Opinion: Costs of the pandemic to local, state governments must be covered by the federal government purpose

Jul. 2, 2020 10:00 am

Opinion: Costs of the pandemic to local, state governments must be covered by the federal government

Unless the federal government provides funding to make up the losses, there will be a catastrophic retreat from progress, says guest columnist Robert Brand.
For Philly’s vulnerable, the government shutdown trickles down to tragedy purpose

Jan. 18, 2019 11:01 am

For Philly’s vulnerable, the government shutdown trickles down to tragedy

"Wherever we fall on the political spectrum, we all must agree that punishing the poor is not the way to make America great again," writes Pathways to Housing PA head Christine Simiriglia.
New Sanctuary Movement on activism from ‘a place of abundance’ method

Feb. 28, 2018 7:51 am

New Sanctuary Movement on activism from ‘a place of abundance’

APIARY Magazine interviewed leaders from the immigrant rights organization for its sanctuary-themed issue.
How Vision 2020 is working toward gender equality in government and business people

Feb. 14, 2018 12:36 pm

How Vision 2020 is working toward gender equality in government and business

"We need our perspectives represented," said the Drexel initiative's founder and president, Lynn Yeakel.
After federal cuts, Philly funders are stepping up for this refugee service nonprofit funding

Jan. 11, 2018 11:09 am

After federal cuts, Philly funders are stepping up for this refugee service nonprofit

2017 was rough for Nationalities Service Center. Here's how it's rallying in 2018, thanks to support from local donors and foundations.
‘Nonprofits need to rally quickly’ to stave off the worst effects of the new tax law funding

Jan. 9, 2018 12:41 pm

‘Nonprofits need to rally quickly’ to stave off the worst effects of the new tax law

With the passage of the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, nonprofits should be prepared to engage in policy advocacy, especially at the state and local level.

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