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Dear white people and non-Black people of color: Get comfortable being uncomfortable purpose

Aug. 22, 2019 12:30 pm

Dear white people and non-Black people of color: Get comfortable being uncomfortable

When it comes to the work needed to advance racial equity, there is no growth in the comfort zone and no comfort in the growth zone, says Elicia Gonzales, the executive director of the Women's Medical Fund.
Creating content? Here’s an Equity Screen to use from Nonprofit AF purpose

Aug. 19, 2019 8:00 am

Creating content? Here’s an Equity Screen to use from Nonprofit AF

"For Equity to be realized, it must constantly and consistently be integrated into everything we do and think about," says Nonprofit AF's Vu Le.
Philadelphia Youth Network seeks proposals for summer employment programs purpose

Aug. 14, 2019 9:57 am

Philadelphia Youth Network seeks proposals for summer employment programs

Can your organization offer access to meaningful paid work experiences for young people ages 12-24? If so, read more about this RFP.
Women in Data invites participation in building a more diverse data community purpose

Aug. 6, 2019 7:53 am

Women in Data invites participation in building a more diverse data community

In her guest post, Women in Data's Jenna Bellassai says the six-month old Philadelphia chapter has more than 400 members, and has hosted several events focused on soft skills that are crucial for professionals.
Talking about workplace diversity and inclusion at Philly’s first #TappSocial purpose

Aug. 2, 2019 12:00 pm

Talking about workplace diversity and inclusion at Philly’s first #TappSocial

“Diversity is counting heads. Inclusion is making sure the heads count,” said Sulaiman Rahman of DiverseForce, one of the speakers at the event.
One year into the PhilaImpact Fund, a look at impacts purpose

Jul. 26, 2019 12:00 pm

One year into the PhilaImpact Fund, a look at impacts

Pedro Ramos and Don Hinkle-Brown say its achievements "make it clear that donors and investors in our region are committed to increasing the vitality of our region through community investment."
Coming to terms with the absence of my father purpose

Jul. 25, 2019 8:00 am

Coming to terms with the absence of my father

In this guest post, 19-year-old Khy Carte says, "As much as this essay is for me, it’s for all of those who have an absent father."
Building for the long fight:  Two of New Sanctuary Movement’s promotoras people

Jul. 1, 2019 8:00 am

Building for the long fight: Two of New Sanctuary Movement’s promotoras

Generocity asked nonprofit leaders whose work centers immigrants to write about immigrant leaders they know. Here, one of the NSM co-directors highlights the work of Gloria and Bertha, two members of the Promotoras program.
Mariam Ibrahim wants to increase English classes in Northeast Philadelphia people

Jun. 30, 2019 8:34 am

Mariam Ibrahim wants to increase English classes in Northeast Philadelphia

Generocity asked nonprofit leaders whose work centers immigrants to write about immigrant leaders they know. Here, the director of civic engagement at the Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians profiles Mariam Ibrahim.
The homework gap in Philadelphia neighborhoods purpose

Jun. 20, 2019 10:20 am

The homework gap in Philadelphia neighborhoods

In a 2015 survey, nearly half of students said they were unable to complete a homework assignment due to lack of internet or computer access. Take a look at the interactive map that shows the neighborhoods in Philly where that is most likely to happen.

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