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Media must protect the integrity of Election 2020 purpose

Oct. 21, 2020 3:40 pm

Media must protect the integrity of Election 2020

This Free Press letter, addressed to the AP and television news outlets and signed by Generocity, offers steps newsrooms should take to prioritize coverage that informs the public, supports local news and combats misinformation.
Families need child care resources now more than ever purpose

Oct. 19, 2020 8:00 am

Families need child care resources now more than ever

According to the Chester County Fund for Women and Girls’ most recent Blueprint Report, on average in Pennsylvania, 40% of a single mom’s annual income goes to child care.
Opinion: It is OK to admit that things are hard right now purpose

Oct. 16, 2020 9:36 am

Opinion: It is OK to admit that things are hard right now

"Many of us are juggling several roles amidst living in a global pandemic and continued exposure to racism and bias," says guest columnist Ami Patel Hopkins.
Opinion: Demolition of Gloria Casarez mural would be a massive loss for Philly purpose

Oct. 15, 2020 1:20 pm

Opinion: Demolition of Gloria Casarez mural would be a massive loss for Philly

"Taking it down symbolizes the destruction of hope, destroying visibility of Latinxs, women, Lesbians, and cancer warriors," says guest columnist Erme Maula.
What shape are we in? Not all recessions or recoveries look the same purpose

Oct. 14, 2020 8:48 am

What shape are we in? Not all recessions or recoveries look the same

Economists compare the varying trajectories recessions and recoveries can take with letters of the alphabet — a V, a U, a reclining L or even a K. Guest columnist William Hauk offers an explainer.
Good things happen in Philadelphia purpose

Oct. 13, 2020 8:30 am

Good things happen in Philadelphia

"This is the story of the power of intention and how the COVID-19 crisis empowered [a] partnership to provide relief to businesses in the North Broad commercial corridor," say guest columnists Jill Fink and Shalimar Thomas.
What does COVID-19 mean for the mental health of Philly’s LGBTQ+ students? purpose

Oct. 12, 2020 11:30 am

What does COVID-19 mean for the mental health of Philly’s LGBTQ+ students?

COVID-19 poses complex concern for LGBTQ+ students who are already at the brink, says guest columnist Cameron McConkey.
Finding joy in 2020? It’s not such an absurd idea, really purpose

Oct. 12, 2020 7:30 am

Finding joy in 2020? It’s not such an absurd idea, really

Even during year in which it is easy to stumble onto suffering, you can also stumble onto joy, says guest columnist Angela Gorrell.
Opinion: As grantmakers, it’s our responsibility to address the greatest need purpose

Oct. 9, 2020 9:21 am

Opinion: As grantmakers, it’s our responsibility to address the greatest need

Flexibility, coupled with rapid response, probably was the most important lesson grantmakers learned from the devastating health and economic crisis, says guest columnist Bob Atkins. But it wasn't the only lesson.
In the world of venture funding, women receive just 7% of the pie. We can do better funding

Sep. 30, 2020 8:14 am

In the world of venture funding, women receive just 7% of the pie. We can do better

Guest columnist Cat Berman, the CEO and cofounder of the impact investment platform CNote, writes about why we need to revisit risk measurement and the lending process.

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