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Here’s why William Penn Foundation doesn’t describe its grantmaking as ‘social justice’ funding

Feb. 14, 2017 12:22 pm

Here’s why William Penn Foundation doesn’t describe its grantmaking as ‘social justice’

The single largest grant in the foundation's history is its recent $100 million investment in parks, rec centers and libraries. It's an 'investment in equity,' said Interim ED Shawn McCaney.
This educator wants to get more Black male teachers in Philly purpose

Jan. 3, 2017 12:28 pm

This educator wants to get more Black male teachers in Philly

Sharif El-Mekki wants to triple the number of Black male educators by 2025 through a fellowship program.
5 stories we fawned over in 2016 results

Dec. 29, 2016 12:14 pm

5 stories we fawned over in 2016

The stories we're most proud of from the past year.
This Leeway-funded workshop for immigrant poets pivoted after the election method

Dec. 13, 2016 10:40 am

This Leeway-funded workshop for immigrant poets pivoted after the election

Poet Cynthia Dewi Oka's workshop was initially designed to expose people from immigrant backgrounds to U.S. migrant poets. Then, President-Elect Donald Trump happened.
Explore race and immigration through the lenses of these two photographers purpose

Dec. 6, 2016 4:38 pm

Explore race and immigration through the lenses of these two photographers

Philly-based Hannah Price and Croatia's Hrvoje Slovenc will have works on display at the Philadelphia Photo Arts Center starting this week.
Interactive Mechanics shared some tips on how to make hiring a lot more inclusive results

Dec. 6, 2016 8:08 am

Interactive Mechanics shared some tips on how to make hiring a lot more inclusive

The design firm launched a nine-month paid fellowship for underrepresented populations over the summer. One staff member shared some lessons with Technical.ly Philly.
Why this Philly entrepreneurship conference is hosting a Diversity Dinner purpose

Dec. 5, 2016 12:10 pm

Why this Philly entrepreneurship conference is hosting a Diversity Dinner

Philly Startup Leaders teamed up with Mogulette's Brigitte Daniel to host a diversity-focused event this Wednesday during PSL's Founder Factory. Here's why you should go.
How this Philadelphia filmmaker is building solidarity between artists of color people

Nov. 10, 2016 12:23 pm

How this Philadelphia filmmaker is building solidarity between artists of color

The Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival has grown attendance by 30 percent every year since 2012. Can the festival sustain when Asian American organizations only see one percent of philanthropic dollars?
This youth advocate is leaving the charter school she ‘grew with’ to build something new people

Oct. 10, 2016 11:05 am

This youth advocate is leaving the charter school she ‘grew with’ to build something new

After 21 years with YouthBuild, Simran Sidhu is leaving the organization to head up a new, "different type" of youth org that will involve programming, funding or a mix of both.
Students of color need community and university support people

Oct. 10, 2016 7:11 am

Students of color need community and university support

"To say the least, I was empowered" — Technically Media events intern and Temple ad major Taylor Carnard shares her experience attending an event for Black advertising professionals.

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