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Focus on funders: The Barra Foundation funding

Mar. 29, 2021 12:44 pm

Focus on funders: The Barra Foundation

After the killing of George Floyd, the foundation took a hard look at the funds they still had and committed to supporting organizations that focused on the dual pandemics of COVID-19 and systemic racism.
Does COVID-19 recovery depend on the kindness of strangers? funding

Mar. 15, 2021 12:55 pm

Does COVID-19 recovery depend on the kindness of strangers?

The pandemic revealed that America’s basic needs safety net infrastructure is a patchwork of efforts stitched together by dedicated frontline nonprofit organizations funded by donations from individuals, donor-advised funds and foundations.
Predictions for nonprofits 2021 purpose

Dec. 23, 2020 2:00 pm

Predictions for nonprofits 2021

We asked 30 nonprofit professionals and sector influencers to tell us what they think is the sector's greatest challenge, likeliest success and the wildest dream in the year ahead.
Money moves: Wells Fargo regional foundations transfer $100M in charitable assets to Philadelphia Foundation funding

Dec. 22, 2020 5:05 pm

Money moves: Wells Fargo regional foundations transfer $100M in charitable assets to Philadelphia Foundation

Plus, Congreso de Latinos Unidos receives $5M grant, and the Eagles Social Justice Fund awards $460K to 24 nonprofits.
COVID recovery: Are we there yet? purpose

Oct. 16, 2020 11:52 am

COVID recovery: Are we there yet?

Generocity asks five nonprofit funders to assess whether the Philadelphia region has advanced from relief to recovery yet.
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.

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