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‘Para ser una promotora, tienes que venir de la comunidad, ese es el verdadero poder del modelo’ purpose

Jun. 23, 2020 11:25 am

‘Para ser una promotora, tienes que venir de la comunidad, ese es el verdadero poder del modelo’

Puentes de Salud cuenta con sus promotoras para alentar y facilitar vidas más saludables en ‘Puebladelfia’.
‘To be a promotora you have to come from within the community — that’s the real power of the model’ purpose

Jun. 23, 2020 7:06 am

‘To be a promotora you have to come from within the community — that’s the real power of the model’

Puentes de Salud counts on its promotoras to encourage and facilitate healthier lives in South Philly’s ‘Puebladelphia.'
Promotoras: un modelo comunitario que tiene garra — y corazón purpose

Jun. 11, 2020 10:53 am

Promotoras: un modelo comunitario que tiene garra — y corazón

El primero de una serie de cinco artículos que analizan si este distintivo modelo de salud y defensa de la comunidad de inmigrantes latinos sobrevivirá o prevalecerá en el tiempo de COVID-19.
Promotoras: A community model with heart — and teeth purpose

Jun. 10, 2020 1:06 pm

Promotoras: A community model with heart — and teeth

The first of a five-part look at whether the distinctive Latinx immigrant community health and advocacy model will survive — or thrive — in the time of COVID-19.
How to protest during a pandemic and keep everyone safe from coronavirus purpose

Jun. 9, 2020 4:00 pm

How to protest during a pandemic and keep everyone safe from coronavirus

It’s hard to protest in an absolutely safe fashion, but if everyone was wearing masks and eye protection, that would significantly decrease risk, says guest columnist Thomas A. Russo.
Vanessa Briggs: ‘Upstream solutions are key to authentic engagement of our communities’ purpose

Jun. 5, 2020 2:00 pm

Vanessa Briggs: ‘Upstream solutions are key to authentic engagement of our communities’

With all of the philanthropic dollars pouring into communities, what has really changed? asks the Brandywine Health Foundation CEO.
‘If you think the protests that are happening now are just about convicting a cop, you’re missing the boat’ purpose

Jun. 5, 2020 8:00 am

‘If you think the protests that are happening now are just about convicting a cop, you’re missing the boat’

In his guest column, Less Cardinal wants to help people connect the dots of systemic injustice.
This Mural Arts employee turned her expiring health savings account into a way to help during COVID-19 purpose

May 1, 2020 9:18 am

This Mural Arts employee turned her expiring health savings account into a way to help during COVID-19

Amy Johnston says that taking an action like this can not only help replenish supplies at a service-providing nonprofit, but help you feel empowered during a time of crisis.
An all-star panel of local experts discuss COVID-19’s impact on Black community purpose

Apr. 27, 2020 8:46 am

An all-star panel of local experts discuss COVID-19’s impact on Black community

In the latest installment of 'Don't Let Democracy Die', State Senator Vincent Hughes led a spirited conversation about mobilization, information and knowledge sharing, as well as collective organized action.
The Conversation: What you need to know about making masks at home purpose

Apr. 16, 2020 4:35 pm

The Conversation: What you need to know about making masks at home

"There are many fabric variables to reckon with for a homemade mask. Consider building a three-layer system," say guest columnists Susan Sokolowski and Karen LaBat.

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