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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.
Brittnie Knight joins the Leeway Foundation as communications director people

Jun. 5, 2019 12:00 pm

Brittnie Knight joins the Leeway Foundation as communications director

Knight: "I always knew I wanted to return to an arts centered organization. The fact that they focus in funding women, trans and GNC [gender non-conforming] folx makes it that much better."
Power Moves: A big change at Community Legal Services people

May 30, 2019 12:08 pm

Power Moves: A big change at Community Legal Services

Also, power moves at the Mayor's Commission on People with Disabilities and at Career Wardrobe.
Power Moves: Michael Norris will head historic Carpenters’ Company, Carpenters’ Hall people

May 22, 2019 8:00 am

Power Moves: Michael Norris will head historic Carpenters’ Company, Carpenters’ Hall

Plus, two hires at the City of Philadelphia, one at the Women's Medical Fund, and more.
Power moves: Dena Driscoll joins Public Interest Law Center people

May 13, 2019 2:27 pm

Power moves: Dena Driscoll joins Public Interest Law Center

Plus, a high-profile hire at The Barnes Foundation, and awards and honors for young professionals, journalists, business and nonprofit leaders.
Power Moves: Markita Morris-Louis is leaving the Arts + Business Council people

Apr. 22, 2019 10:00 am

Power Moves: Markita Morris-Louis is leaving the Arts + Business Council

Plus, high-profile hires at The Philadelphia Foundation and Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia, and lots more news about people on the move.
Ellen Hwang on her move to the Knight Foundation: ‘This is my dream job’ people

Apr. 18, 2019 4:59 pm

Ellen Hwang on her move to the Knight Foundation: ‘This is my dream job’

Her own personal mission — to engage and inform people — aligns particularly well with the funder's, said the former city staffer and smart cities pro.
Open letter: Staying silent is an act of complicity method

Mar. 8, 2019 2:26 pm

Open letter: Staying silent is an act of complicity

"These words are for us all. It is on each of us to examine our own power, privilege, and propensity for perpetuating violence in our communities."
Power Moves: Omar Woodard had a heck of a February people

Mar. 4, 2019 10:30 am

Power Moves: Omar Woodard had a heck of a February

Plus, Mural Arts' new COO comes from Fleisher Art Memorial, Knight Lenfest Fund gets a managing director and more leadership changes in Philly social impact.
The importance of Black male educators and role models people

Feb. 21, 2019 12:50 pm

The importance of Black male educators and role models

"When I was entering my teenage years, I was fortunate to have Black male mentors who pushed me to pursue my best self," writes City Year AmeriCorps member Michael Harding.

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