May 24, 2021 2:24 pm
It’s ‘Masc Ally Month.’ There’s still time to take action for gender justice
From trainings on bystander intervention and apology labs to upcoming sessions focused on cooking and books, this month's events equip men and masculine-identified individuals to reduce harm and build community.
May 12, 2021 8:31 am
Trans Resilience Fund offers direct support for a community largely overlooked by COVID 19 recovery funding
“There are several unique things about this new Fund. The first is that it is available to groups which are not yet incorporated as formal nonprofits," says Farrah Parkes of the Gender Justice Fund.
May 3, 2021 3:59 pm
Updated report on gender diversity of eds and meds boards shows some gains
But racial diversity remains "dire," according to the latest update of 2019 census of board members of the 50 largest nonprofit medical and educational institutions in Greater Philadelphia by the Women's Nonprofit Leadership Initiative.
Mar. 22, 2021 8:00 am
Opinion: Racist stereotypes, rape culture lead to victim blaming in Atlanta shooting
“Temptation is a magical word. It can transform wrongdoers into victims, and predators into prey, all without the knowledge, consent, or participation of the object of desire," say guest columnists Lila Slovak and Monique Howard.
Aug. 10, 2020 10:00 am
New Century Trust is renamed the Gender Justice Fund, launches new website
Gender Justice Fund will focus on eradicating all forms of gender-based oppression through trust-based philanthropy, systems change, culture change, and movement building.
Jul. 14, 2020 7:30 am
Opinion: During the pandemic Philadelphia has been dealing with a silent epidemic of sexual violence
"For many people, the coronavirus-related stay at home order has resulted in victims of sexual violence being quarantined with their abusers," says guest columnist Dr. Monique Howard.
May 22, 2020 8:00 am
There’s a grant for that: 6 opportunities available from late May to mid-June, and on a rolling basis
Check out our timeline for COVID-19 impact assistance for mid-sized arts nonprofits Black working artists, gender justice community organizers, trans communities, Indigenous businesses, and more.
May 20, 2020 8:00 am
Research brief: New tool to measure gender bias in the workplace may help finally eliminate it
The few tools that previously existed tend to measure overt gender bias like harassment, rather than the subtle ones that are so pervasive, says guest columnist Amber Stephenson.
Mar. 11, 2020 9:19 am
Women’s Nonprofit Leadership Initiative study takes a look at gender diversity on eds-and-meds boards
"Increasing Gender Diversity on the Boards of Nonprofit Eds and Meds: Why and How to Do It," released March 10, is based on in-depth, confidential interviews with ed and med board members, and institutional leaders.
May 21, 2019 1:19 pm
For LGBTQ-identified folks, Census 2020 represents both a missed opportunity and an opportunity not to be missed
Community organizations and LGBTQ-serving nonprofits have an opportunity to educate on the benefits of participation in Census 2020 despite omission of a specific question about sexual orientation and gender identity.