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COVID-19 funding: Seniors both need more and give more funding

Sep. 10, 2020 1:42 pm

COVID-19 funding: Seniors both need more and give more

The University of Pennsylvania’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy estimates that of the $11.3 million that has been awarded to COVID-related health causes regionally, only 1%, or $131,500 was directed to nursing homes and assisted living facilities. 
Money moves: More than $16M in regional investments funding

Feb. 13, 2020 2:36 pm

Money moves: More than $16M in regional investments

In this edition, philanthropists make higher education more accessible, and investments in community conversations as well as programs steal the show.
Dear funders, here are 6 things you could do better. Sincerely, your applicants method

Sep. 24, 2019 8:12 am

Dear funders, here are 6 things you could do better. Sincerely, your applicants

Some funders — locally and nationally — are making a sincere effort to update their processes, says columnist Valerie Johnson. But, in her experience, they’re in the minority.
Molly de Aguiar wonders why philanthropy isn’t ‘placing bigger bets’ purpose

Jul. 17, 2019 11:00 am

Molly de Aguiar wonders why philanthropy isn’t ‘placing bigger bets’

De Aguiar answered Generocity's questions about Independence Public Media, its recent grants, and her ideas about how philanthropy needs to change.
Money Moves: A towering $83M has been awarded recently to area organizations purpose

Jun. 6, 2019 7:35 pm

Money Moves: A towering $83M has been awarded recently to area organizations

A Silicon Valley fund gave the Philadelphia Orchestra Association $55 million, the William Penn Foundation distributed more than $17 million to 59 arts and environmental organizations, the Eagles raise millions for autism research, and more.
Gethrr: an online community of givers focused on impact method

Aug. 18, 2015 2:52 pm

Gethrr: an online community of givers focused on impact

The membership program crowdsources funding for monthly grants
Boys & Girls Clubs funded $20,000 for after school literacy program funding

Jul. 7, 2015 11:41 am

Boys & Girls Clubs funded $20,000 for after school literacy program

Lincoln Financial Foundation’s grant furthers their focus on youth education.
Coatesville youth joins the list of young philanthropist programs in Greater Phila people

Jul. 2, 2015 2:12 pm

Coatesville youth joins the list of young philanthropist programs in Greater Phila

The Brandywine Health Foundation will choose students to award $15,000 in grants.
ArtPlace America Announces 2015 Placemaking Grant Finalists funding

Jan. 13, 2015 10:58 am

ArtPlace America Announces 2015 Placemaking Grant Finalists

Four of the 90 finalists are Philadelphia-based organizations.

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