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Tech nonprofits: Take this survey to help the Philly startup community track its inclusivity efforts results

Aug. 20, 2018 10:48 am

Tech nonprofits: Take this survey to help the Philly startup community track its inclusivity efforts

You can't solve for a lack of diversity if you don't have the data to describe it first.
Sustainability work can be as diverse as Philly’s residents: SustainPHL 2018 people

Aug. 17, 2018 12:34 pm

Sustainability work can be as diverse as Philly’s residents: SustainPHL 2018

The third annual awards show from Green Philly celebrated community development pros, local nonprofits and other people and orgs making Philadelphia greener.
YallaPunk founder Rana Fayez: ‘The work is just beginning’ purpose

Aug. 15, 2018 10:30 am

YallaPunk founder Rana Fayez: ‘The work is just beginning’

The Philly fest celebrating Middle Eastern and North African artists and musicians returns this Labor Day weekend. Fayez writes about why such communities are essential in the current political climate.
Engage with culture, identity and ability at the Philadelphia Inclusive Arts Festival purpose

Aug. 14, 2018 12:00 pm

Engage with culture, identity and ability at the Philadelphia Inclusive Arts Festival

The inaugural event series is happening Sept. 6 through 9.
How Philly’s 4 Emerging City Champions are reimagining public space for social change people

Aug. 7, 2018 12:34 pm

How Philly’s 4 Emerging City Champions are reimagining public space for social change

8 80 Cities' local fellows will produce short-term projects aimed at increasing mobility and civic engagement in Norris Square, South Street, Mt. Airy and beyond.
In Strawberry Mansion, a safe haven’s founder aims to turn apathy to ambition people

Aug. 6, 2018 1:00 pm

In Strawberry Mansion, a safe haven’s founder aims to turn apathy to ambition

Kevin Upshur founded the North Philadelphia nonprofit 10 years ago so local kids could have a respite from the streets. Despite national press and high-profile partnerships, challenges persist.
Power Moves: Cassie Haynes left city government to co-lead Resolve Philadelphia people

Aug. 3, 2018 1:50 pm

Power Moves: Cassie Haynes left city government to co-lead Resolve Philadelphia

Plus, Asian Arts Initiative's new ED is Anne Ishii, Michael Days is Philadelphia Media Network's first VP of diversity and inclusion and four more leadership changes in local social impact.
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.
Two cofounders of The Fellowship: Black Male Educators for Social Justice just scored national recognition people

Jul. 30, 2018 9:05 am

Two cofounders of The Fellowship: Black Male Educators for Social Justice just scored national recognition

Philly's Vincent Cobb IIĀ and Rashiid Coleman have been named 2018 Echoing Green Fellows.
10 essential books on social justice as recommended by 5 Philly nonprofit leaders people

Jul. 27, 2018 1:12 pm

10 essential books on social justice as recommended by 5 Philly nonprofit leaders

We asked: If you had the power to get every Philadelphian to read one great book to change their worldview, what would it be and why?

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