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The Douty Foundation announces it will cease to be a private foundation by the end of 2021 purpose

Aug. 3, 2020 3:01 pm

The Douty Foundation announces it will cease to be a private foundation by the end of 2021

At that time, the Foundation will turn any remaining assets over to an entity that actively embraces liberation philanthropy and is committed to furthering economic, racial and gender justice.
A dashboard’s promise: A better funding approach to COVID-19 purpose

Jul. 24, 2020 10:12 am

A dashboard’s promise: A better funding approach to COVID-19

The Regional Data Dashboard for COVID-19 Philanthropic Response, slated to go live in August, will help answer questions about the efficacy of funding in the 10-county Southeastern Pennsylvania and Southern New Jersey region.
Al igual que las organizaciones cambian el modelo de promotora para lidiar con COVID-19, las fundaciones cambian su patrocinio purpose

Jul. 21, 2020 9:17 am

Al igual que las organizaciones cambian el modelo de promotora para lidiar con COVID-19, las fundaciones cambian su patrocinio

"Queremos apoyar las necesidades financieras de estas organizaciones [sin fines de lucro] a medida que adoptan nuevos enfoques para sus operaciones generales", dijo Jennifer Leith de la Fundación Douty.
‘This is not your Momma’s fundraising training’ purpose

Jul. 15, 2020 11:52 am

‘This is not your Momma’s fundraising training’

How two Philly nonprofit pros hope to reshape philanthropy with the Securing the Roots fellowships.
As nonprofits using the promotora model pivot due to COVID-19, so do their funders purpose

Jul. 13, 2020 12:00 pm

As nonprofits using the promotora model pivot due to COVID-19, so do their funders

“We want to support these organizations’ financial needs as they take on new approaches to their general operations,” the Douty Foundation's Jennifer Leith told Generocity contributor Lynette Hazelton.
Generocity.org is launching a year-long reporting project on a ‘more just recovery’ purpose

Jul. 8, 2020 12:00 pm

Generocity.org is launching a year-long reporting project on a ‘more just recovery’

Called TRACE and supported by a consortium of regional foundations, the goal is to track and inform how the Philadelphia region responds to a pandemic, economic crisis and structural racism.
What some foundations are doing differently because of the coronavirus pandemic: 4 questions answered funding

Jun. 23, 2020 1:37 pm

What some foundations are doing differently because of the coronavirus pandemic: 4 questions answered

Five prominent private foundations recently announced that they would increase their grantmaking by more than $1.7B over the next three years. Guest columnist Daniel Hemel takes a look at what that means.
US giving reached a near-record $450 billion in 2019 funding

Jun. 17, 2020 11:00 am

US giving reached a near-record $450 billion in 2019

It’s too soon to tell about 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the recession underway and widespread social movements for racial justice, but guest columnist Anna Pruitt looks at three long-term trends to watch.
Vanessa Briggs: ‘Upstream solutions are key to authentic engagement of our communities’ purpose

Jun. 5, 2020 2:00 pm

Vanessa Briggs: ‘Upstream solutions are key to authentic engagement of our communities’

With all of the philanthropic dollars pouring into communities, what has really changed? asks the Brandywine Health Foundation CEO.
Updates on foundation and fund responses to COVID-19 funding

May 4, 2020 3:42 pm

Updates on foundation and fund responses to COVID-19

Includes news from Brandywine Health Foundation, Bread & Roses Community Fund, The Pew Charitable Trusts, The Philadelphia Bar Foundation, The Presser Foundation, The William Penn Foundation, and more.

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