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To create good jobs for Philadelphians, now is the time to do everything purpose

Aug. 6, 2020 4:06 pm

To create good jobs for Philadelphians, now is the time to do everything

Guest columnist Matt Bergheiser offers a civic project for consideration: "Let’s unite to grow good and dignified jobs at a scale we could not have imagined even six months ago."
Assets no more: Racial justice risks in municipal bonds purpose

Aug. 4, 2020 11:30 am

Assets no more: Racial justice risks in municipal bonds

As a bondholder, you have a fiduciary responsibility to be aware of the risks related to revenue-motivated policing. As a citizen, you have a right to demand justice and equity from your municipality.
An investors’​ guide to investing for racial equity method

Jul. 1, 2020 4:30 pm

An investors’​ guide to investing for racial equity

"It’s time to center the Black community and those previously marginalized from planning and decision making tables," says guest columnist Kristin Hull.
To lessen the impacts of COVID-19: Adopt a local business purpose

Jun. 9, 2020 7:30 am

To lessen the impacts of COVID-19: Adopt a local business

"Adopt just one business you love, figure out how much you spend there in a typical year, and — if you can — pay it now," suggests Michael Shuman, the guest columnist from ImpactPHL Perspectives.
41 must-attend social impact events in Philly purpose

Feb. 20, 2020 6:56 am

41 must-attend social impact events in Philly

Is there something you've always considered learning about or exploring more in-depth? Give yourself permission to check out some new and interesting opportunities.
Call for events! Let us spread the word about your 2020 conferences and forums purpose

Feb. 3, 2020 7:30 am

Call for events! Let us spread the word about your 2020 conferences and forums

In a few weeks, we will publish a roundup of events happening in the nonprofit sector this year — and even if your event planning is still in progress, we want to know about it!
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.
The new impact modeling approach that will change the way you think about social impact purpose

Oct. 30, 2019 12:57 pm

The new impact modeling approach that will change the way you think about social impact

Social impact gets falsely relegated to the sidelines of the global economy, setting it up for illegitimacy and optional buy-in, says Catherine Griffin in this guest post from ImpactPHL Perspectives.
Justice, not charity: Liz Dozier thinks philanthropy should be rooted in equity and solidarity purpose

Oct. 29, 2019 8:25 am

Justice, not charity: Liz Dozier thinks philanthropy should be rooted in equity and solidarity

Dozier will be the keynote speaker at Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia's Sparx Conference, taking place from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, October 31 at the Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing.
Making research ‘business as usual’ in impact investing purpose

Oct. 9, 2019 11:00 am

Making research ‘business as usual’ in impact investing

Research generally produces critical insight, which can inform both companies and investors on how to identify key performance indicators, and then manage, optimize, and monitor their impact, say Sherryl Kuhlman and Maoz Brown in their guest column.

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