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‘A Dream Deferred’ exhibit wants to inspire visitors to ‘engage the systems that are doing you wrong’ purpose

Oct. 31, 2018 8:45 am

‘A Dream Deferred’ exhibit wants to inspire visitors to ‘engage the systems that are doing you wrong’

Little Giant Creative's multimedia exhibit, on display through Nov. 17, uses multimedia to explain redlining's legacy in Philadelphia.
Shift Capital founder Brian Murray: ‘Kensington’s opportunity is Philadelphia’s opportunity’ funding

Oct. 22, 2018 3:07 pm

Shift Capital founder Brian Murray: ‘Kensington’s opportunity is Philadelphia’s opportunity’

The social impact real estate developer on building equitable communities with patient capital.
In North Philadelphia, equitable community development requires community engagement method

Oct. 12, 2018 1:35 pm

In North Philadelphia, equitable community development requires community engagement

Esperanza's Gabriella Gabriel Paez and Firm Hope Baptist Church's Rev. Richard Harris discuss revitalization projects they've piloted in Hunting Park and Kensington and how they keep local residents top of mind.
What does a scalable roadmap for revitalization look like for Philly’s commercial corridors? method

Sep. 24, 2018 12:52 pm

What does a scalable roadmap for revitalization look like for Philly’s commercial corridors?

At a recent Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia panel, local civic and business leaders shared best practices for creating public retail spaces that support equitable prosperity and growth.
On gentrification, education and teamwork: Neighbors Investing in Childs Elementary purpose

Mar. 6, 2018 7:00 am

On gentrification, education and teamwork: Neighbors Investing in Childs Elementary

Columnist Akeem Dixon interviews NICE President Jennifer Devor on how the volunteer org connects parents to resources while tackling the challenges that arise when we talk about race, change, outdated policies and class.
POPPYN’s latest episode takes on gentrification in North, South and West Philly purpose

Nov. 22, 2017 11:02 am

POPPYN’s latest episode takes on gentrification in North, South and West Philly

The youth media program's high school producers interviewed folks from the Bok building, La Finquita and Juntos, plus residents of each profiled neighborhood. 
How Juntos was able to raise $10K in four days for its move to a new space method

Aug. 11, 2017 12:57 pm

How Juntos was able to raise $10K in four days for its move to a new space

The immigrants rights organization is still in South Philly. The quick move was all thanks to financial support that made it clear "Juntos needs to stay around," said ED Erika Almiron.
Philadelphia Assembled asks: What does a ‘just neighborhood’ look like? results

Jun. 5, 2017 12:49 pm

Philadelphia Assembled asks: What does a ‘just neighborhood’ look like?

The "Blueprint for a Just Neighborhood" project tackles gentrification and community engagement in South Kensington.
Commonspace LIVE is tackling gentrification, masculinity and ‘battle scars’ purpose

May 16, 2017 10:03 am

Commonspace LIVE is tackling gentrification, masculinity and ‘battle scars’

The first event series from the collaborative project by First Person Arts and WHYY will take place May 22 to 26.
It’s the ethics behind tech — not tech itself — that will make lasting social change method

May 3, 2017 1:29 pm

It’s the ethics behind tech — not tech itself — that will make lasting social change

Check out some lessons from Camden in this #PTW17 discussion on the potential social impact of technology.

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