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Latinxs in Philadelphia

Power moves: So much Latinx leadership buzz! people

Oct. 14, 2021 1:43 pm

Power moves: So much Latinx leadership buzz!

Staff and board appointments at 8 organizations: Women Against Abuse, Taller Puertorriqueño, PPPA, PHLCVB, Bread & Roses Community Fund, FullBloom, ACLAMO and Community Legal Services.
6 events celebrating Day of the Dead in Philadelphia purpose

Oct. 13, 2021 12:07 pm

6 events celebrating Day of the Dead in Philadelphia

This year, the public events kick off in LOVE Park on October 15 and continue through October 31.
Collective power: Nine Philadelphia-area Latinx leaders answer our questions people

Sep. 28, 2021 3:14 pm

Collective power: Nine Philadelphia-area Latinx leaders answer our questions

These Latinx nonprofit and civic leaders fight injustices, offer solutions, build community and cultivate incredible creativity even as they throw elbows to make sure there is space at the table for more Latinxs.
In ‘Faces of Courage’ the collaboration of artist and nonprofit becomes more than documentation purpose

Jul. 1, 2021 3:31 pm

In ‘Faces of Courage’ the collaboration of artist and nonprofit becomes more than documentation

The collaboration between Harvey Finkle and New Sanctuary Movement could perhaps serve as a model for other nonprofits and other artists. The key, according to Finkle, is that it be a true collaboration.
Facilitator, convener, instigator: A Q & A with Marángeli Mejía-Rabell people

May 28, 2021 5:32 pm

Facilitator, convener, instigator: A Q & A with Marángeli Mejía-Rabell

The festival director of the Philadelphia Latino Film Festival talks with Generocity about building community, co-creation, celebrating Latinx diversity and the importance of staying true to yourself.
Into the fray: Why we use the term Latinx at Generocity purpose

Apr. 23, 2021 10:15 am

Into the fray: Why we use the term Latinx at Generocity

Pull up a chair to hear the pros and cons of the controversial term. And stay for the opinions.
Carmen Febo San Miguel to retire from Taller Puertorriqueño people

Mar. 23, 2021 3:43 pm

Carmen Febo San Miguel to retire from Taller Puertorriqueño

After 22 years at the helm of Pennsylvania’s largest Puerto Rican and Latinx arts organization, Febo will be retiring effective November 1.
Poverty Action Fund grants $1 million to LISC and LEDC to assist Philly’s Latinx communities purpose

Mar. 17, 2021 10:35 am

Poverty Action Fund grants $1 million to LISC and LEDC to assist Philly’s Latinx communities

The organizations hope to create “a place-based, collective service delivery model” to create the ultimate in coordination — one-stop shopping to tackle poverty.
This Philly symposium was born from the rich intellectual tradition — and the erasure — of Afro-Latinxs purpose

Feb. 24, 2021 3:44 pm

This Philly symposium was born from the rich intellectual tradition — and the erasure — of Afro-Latinxs

Even academic institutions were not fully considering Afro-Latinx or Afro-Latin American contributions when the Arturo Schomburg Symposium at Taller Puertorriqueño started in 1997, says Evelyne Laurent-Perrault. This year's symposium takes place on Saturday.
Help wanted: Local small businesses haven’t caught a break since COVID purpose

Feb. 5, 2021 1:36 pm

Help wanted: Local small businesses haven’t caught a break since COVID

Advocates say a robust small business community is key to Philadelphia’s recovery — just adding one or two employees at each small business would create tens of thousands of jobs. But first those businesses have to find a way to stay open.

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