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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.
Teach your children well: A sense of community and intergenerational appeal are key to this event’s success purpose

Aug. 15, 2019 12:00 pm

Teach your children well: A sense of community and intergenerational appeal are key to this event’s success

Most nonprofit fundraising events fizzle out after a couple of years, says columnist Krys Sipple, but the Philadelphia Folk Festival continues to attract 35,000 attendees annually.
The healing power of a pint: Love City Brewing’s latest beer turns a son’s grief into hope purpose

Jul. 18, 2019 9:31 am

The healing power of a pint: Love City Brewing’s latest beer turns a son’s grief into hope

For Mike Tramontana, the tasting manager at the brewery, Synapse Session IPA has been both a way to give back to the community of medical professionals who helped his family, and a way to remember his father.
Philly Pours 2019 invites people to eat, drink, and do good for a third year purpose

Jun. 10, 2019 7:43 am

Philly Pours 2019 invites people to eat, drink, and do good for a third year

The popular food and beverage festival that raises funds for the children's services programs of Resources for Human Development takes place June 26 — and we've got a ticket for you.
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.
Do fundraisers have privileged solutions and strategies? purpose

May 2, 2019 4:36 pm

Do fundraisers have privileged solutions and strategies?

They are taught best practices that cater to the privileged, says columnist Valerie Johnson, but they can change them.
Fundraisers, do you have a hard time asking for help? purpose

Apr. 15, 2019 11:46 am

Fundraisers, do you have a hard time asking for help?

Columnist Valerie Johnson says if you’re doing it right, the ask should be the easiest part of a fundraiser's job.
CEO Rebecca Rimel announces retirement from Pew Charitable Trusts, will stay on as adviser people

Apr. 5, 2019 7:00 am

CEO Rebecca Rimel announces retirement from Pew Charitable Trusts, will stay on as adviser

Ruth McCambridge, the editor-in-chief of Nonprofit Quarterly, wonders what the change might portend for the public charity.
Want to help students transition into college or careers? Here’s one way purpose

Mar. 26, 2019 2:05 pm

Want to help students transition into college or careers? Here’s one way

#GrowYB supports YouthBuild Philly's programs and youth development efforts year-round.
Recovery after a fire starts with a safe place to stay purpose

Mar. 8, 2019 1:02 pm

Recovery after a fire starts with a safe place to stay

After a disaster, a short-term recovery center can provide shelter, food, clothing and services. Here's how to support Philadelphia's Red Cross House — plus, how to get a free ticket to its upcoming Red Ball.

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