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Reminder: The future of philanthropy is mission-aligned investing and general operating support funding

Apr. 18, 2018 12:52 pm

Reminder: The future of philanthropy is mission-aligned investing and general operating support

The second annual Women in Nonprofit Leadership Conference covered funding trends. In sum: Philanthropists, take risks.
Power Moves: Community Foundation of South Jersey picked its Sidney Hargro replacement people

Mar. 22, 2018 12:25 pm

Power Moves: Community Foundation of South Jersey picked its Sidney Hargro replacement

Plus, the Mayor's Fund has a new board (with more changes to come), Kenney will consider 18 more nominees for the Board of Education and more leadership changes in Philly social impact.
Hear Philly funding experts talk cross-sector collaboration this Wednesday funding

Mar. 9, 2018 7:32 am

Hear Philly funding experts talk cross-sector collaboration this Wednesday

We have a discount code for you to check out the panel organized by SOCAP and ImpactPHL.
Crozer-Keystone Community Foundation is now The Foundation for Delaware County results

Mar. 2, 2018 7:00 am

Crozer-Keystone Community Foundation is now The Foundation for Delaware County

The largest philanthropic organization in DelCo announced the new name, new partnerships and a new funding strategy on Thursday.
Why unrestricted funding? Two Barra Award winners dish on the benefits funding

Dec. 5, 2017 4:58 pm

Why unrestricted funding? Two Barra Award winners dish on the benefits

When grant funds aren't tied to specific programs, nonprofits have the chance to do more and worry less. Plus, the Barra Foundation's 2018-2019 awardees.
How to recruit more young people for your nonprofit board funding

Nov. 15, 2017 9:48 am

How to recruit more young people for your nonprofit board

It's about examining your blind spots and, maybe, asking for help from more plugged-in organizations.
Here are some future-focused takeaways from the 2017 Philanthropy Network conference funding

Nov. 3, 2017 10:18 am

Here are some future-focused takeaways from the 2017 Philanthropy Network conference

According to #PNFallCon17, the big ones for Philly's funders and nonprofit professionals were "change, not charity" and the importance of storytelling.
15 social impact folks on Philly mag’s list of 100 influential Philadelphians people

Oct. 23, 2017 11:24 am

15 social impact folks on Philly mag’s list of 100 influential Philadelphians

Philanthropic families such as the Haases and Lenfests, activists such as Feminista Jones and Black & Brown Workers Collective and more made the cut.
Does the Philly United Way have a Ferguson problem? people

Oct. 5, 2017 12:55 pm

Does the Philly United Way have a Ferguson problem?

It's unacceptable for the regional funder, with a mission to fight generational poverty, to have an all-white executive team and mostly white regional board, argues Otis Bullock.
Longer grant periods and less jargon: Funders and nonprofits are working toward a middle ground funding

Oct. 2, 2017 11:18 am

Longer grant periods and less jargon: Funders and nonprofits are working toward a middle ground

Panelists at The Nonprofit Center at La Salle's Meet the Funders event said they're listening to their grantees — and making changes to their processes as a result.

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