guest column Archives - Generocity Philly

guest column

Brother to brother: An open letter to the next generation of Black male leaders purpose

Feb. 4, 2020 8:07 am

Brother to brother: An open letter to the next generation of Black male leaders

"To the young brothers rising in the ranks: we see you. We need you. The leadership positions held by me and others need successors," says guest columnist Darryl Bundrige of City Year Philadelphia.
The urgent case for investing small and local funding

Jan. 31, 2020 3:14 pm

The urgent case for investing small and local

"Investing in local businesses is inherently impact investing," says George Cook, the co-founder and CEO of Honeycomb Credit.
Respecting human rights in emergency shelter purpose

Dec. 11, 2019 3:03 pm

Respecting human rights in emergency shelter

Those who work in human services care about human rights, says guest columnist Andrew Huff. As such, he goes goes on to say, they should know whether or not their work upholds international human rights agreements.
8 nonprofit-themed cocktail recipes for holiday parties from Nonprofit AF purpose

Dec. 9, 2019 12:05 pm

8 nonprofit-themed cocktail recipes for holiday parties from Nonprofit AF

Cynical humor? Nah. Guest columnist Vu Le just knows certain drinks will go down easier in the company of like-minded colleagues. Enjoy!
How we use participatory, community budgeting in our emergency shelter purpose

Dec. 3, 2019 3:17 pm

How we use participatory, community budgeting in our emergency shelter

Toronto Community Housing uses it. And now the Bethesda Project's Church Program has adapted it for use in one of its shelters. The participatory budgeting model is readily scalable, says guest columnist Andrew Huff.
The People’s Media Record safeguards the past while making it radically accessible purpose

Nov. 21, 2019 2:50 pm

The People’s Media Record safeguards the past while making it radically accessible

Community media is critical because it is produced by those at the heart of the narrative, says guest columnist Helyx Horwitz.
Celebrating our nation’s heroes and hidden heroes this November purpose

Nov. 15, 2019 2:58 pm

Celebrating our nation’s heroes and hidden heroes this November

While three out of five veterans use the VA Healthcare system for their healthcare, assistance with their everyday needs fall squarely on the shoulders of a caregiver, says guest columnist Yocasta Lora.
The appeal of collective giving purpose

Oct. 31, 2019 12:30 pm

The appeal of collective giving

From nonprofit organizations to the broader community to the women members who join together, collective giving can make a world of difference, say guest columnists Mary Broach and Beth Dahle.
For young people impacted by a loved one’s cancer, it isn’t just another day at camp purpose

Sep. 25, 2019 8:00 am

For young people impacted by a loved one’s cancer, it isn’t just another day at camp

In his guest column, Mark Manning introduces us to Alexandra Charlton and Sophia Smargissi, two teenagers who have built memories together at a nonprofit camp and support group where they help each other deal with loss.

Sign-up for daily news updates from Generocity