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How responsive has philanthropy been to funding pro-immigrant organizations? purpose

Jun. 14, 2019 2:53 pm

How responsive has philanthropy been to funding pro-immigrant organizations?

In 2016, NPQ's Steve Dubb reports, total support for immigrant rights groups from the nation’s 1,000 largest foundations was a paltry $124 million, less than 1% of spending by those foundations.
Immigrants in Philadelphia, we get the job done purpose

Jun. 6, 2019 11:16 am

Immigrants in Philadelphia, we get the job done

During June, Generocity writers and guest columnists will highlight immigrant leaders. Their impact on Philadelphia is immeasurable — and cause for celebration.
Generocity asks: How does media literacy impact your work? people

Apr. 26, 2019 12:50 pm

Generocity asks: How does media literacy impact your work?

Four mission-driven professionals working in the nonprofit sector give us their answers.
Philly photographer Ada Trillo presents photos of migrant experience at UArts purpose

Apr. 8, 2019 7:18 am

Philly photographer Ada Trillo presents photos of migrant experience at UArts

A panel of immigrants and immigrant rights advocates opened the exhibition, which will run through April 25.
TEDxPhiladelphia’s first event of 2019 declares: ‘We are all immigrants’ purpose

Jan. 17, 2019 12:32 pm

TEDxPhiladelphia’s first event of 2019 declares: ‘We are all immigrants’

Bioethicist Shirin Karsan will speak about her own immigrant experience and the need for increased understanding across differences.
Can free backpacks and mentorship help immigrant and refugee students adjust to South Philly? results

Dec. 10, 2018 12:52 pm

Can free backpacks and mentorship help immigrant and refugee students adjust to South Philly?

Taggart Elementary School’s Family Welcome Center will launch soon, thanks to a major boost from Navy Yard-based ecommerce company RevZilla.
How misinformation and fear keep Philly immigrants from accessing public benefits method

Nov. 26, 2018 3:20 pm

How misinformation and fear keep Philly immigrants from accessing public benefits

Immigration pros from Community Legal Services and HIAS Pennsylvania clarify who is eligible for benefits such as a healthcare and SNAP.
The activist owners of South Philly Barbacoa will be featured on Netflix’s ‘Chef’s Table’ people

Sep. 11, 2018 7:00 am

The activist owners of South Philly Barbacoa will be featured on Netflix’s ‘Chef’s Table’

Generocity sat down with Cristina Martinez and Benjamin Miller to discuss their experience filming the international-facing show and the impact they hope to make by speaking out on behalf of undocumented workers. Their episode premieres Sept. 28.
This Philly program helps African and Caribbean immigrant youth thrive in their new city method

Aug. 1, 2018 12:45 pm

This Philly program helps African and Caribbean immigrant youth thrive in their new city

African Family Health Organization's youth empowerment program hopes that by offering students respect and support, they will better appreciate themselves and their culture.
Nationalities Service Center just launched a Fund for Immigrant Justice funding

Jul. 16, 2018 12:14 pm

Nationalities Service Center just launched a Fund for Immigrant Justice

Amidst funding cuts and an increased workload, the immigrant and refugee service agency is fundraising to hire a full-time attorney to serve low-income clients for free.

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