May 12, 2021 11:46 am
Big philanthropy’s newest disruptor? Tiny philanthropy
TRACE project reporter Lynette Hazelton talks with Bread & Roses Community Fund and Philadelphia Black Giving Circle about why large grantmakers are beginning to think like their much smaller counterparts.
Mar. 23, 2021 12:21 pm
Giving while female: Women are more likely to donate to charities than men of equal means
Women also show a greater preference for collective giving and other collaborative charitable efforts than men. Most people who take part in giving circles are women, say guest columnists Tara Skidmore and Charles Sellen.
Aug. 7, 2020 1:25 pm
In August we will be focusing attention on Black philanthropy, philanthropists
We resume our editorial calendar with the August topic: Black Philanthropists — those whose dedication to looking after others and pooling resources to effect change add a local note to the 400-year history of Black giving in America.
Jun. 15, 2020 4:05 pm
She Can Win establishes giving circle to support Black woman-led orgs grappling with COVID-19
She Can Win Giving Circle recently announced its first four grantees — organizations that advance equity for Black women and families in the areas of maternal health, reproductive justice, and civic engagement.
Nov. 20, 2019 3:32 pm
Check out Generocity’s 2020 editorial calendar
You'll see some favorite editorial calendar topics, like Women in Leadership and Leaders of Color, return next year. But we'll focus our reporting on some provocative new topics as well (because we like to start conversations...).
Nov. 14, 2018 10:42 am
Philadelphia Black Giving Circle is ready to fund its first Black-led, Black-centered nonprofits
The group has gained 50 members and raised $30,000 since its February launch. There's still time to join and to apply for the inaugural grants.
Oct. 19, 2018 10:56 am
A quick guide to creating social impact with your personal finances
First, consider balance and opportunity, writes investment advisor Greg Aloia.
Jun. 5, 2018 12:45 pm
Impact100 Philadelphia is going big for its 10th year of collective giving
Here are the full details on the giving circle's new grants and Young Philanthropists program, plus the national conference it's hosting in October.
Mar. 27, 2018 12:45 pm
How New Colossus Donors changed in its second year of funding democratic values
The year-old giving circle just awarded $7,255 in unrestricted funds to nonprofits working in gun violence prevention, women's health, immigration and voting rights.
Feb. 21, 2018 12:45 pm
The Philadelphia Black Giving Circle launches this week
The philanthropic group will distribute pooled funds to Black-led, Black-serving nonprofits in the region.