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Sangeeta Prasad wants to inject more empathy into Philly’s parole and probation systems people

Oct. 8, 2018 12:45 pm

Sangeeta Prasad wants to inject more empathy into Philly’s parole and probation systems

The new Stoneleigh Fellow and ex-public defender will work with the district attorney's office to revise the practices that keep 40,000 Philadelphians under community supervision.
Power Moves: PhillyCAM hired Nasha Taylor as its first-ever community engagement director people

Oct. 1, 2018 4:35 pm

Power Moves: PhillyCAM hired Nasha Taylor as its first-ever community engagement director

Plus, Need in Deed has a new executive director, United Way of Chester County's president and CEO is retiring and four more leadership changes in Philly's social impact community.
Power Moves: Project 440 cofounder Joseph Conyers earned a major career grant people

Sep. 18, 2018 12:45 pm

Power Moves: Project 440 cofounder Joseph Conyers earned a major career grant

Plus, Elwyn hired its first chief medical officer, Girl Develop It's leaders scored $50,000 from a WeWork competition, Art-Reach and Benefits Data Trust have new director-level staffers and five more leadership changes in Philly social impact.
The activist owners of South Philly Barbacoa will be featured on Netflix’s ‘Chef’s Table’ people

Sep. 11, 2018 7:00 am

The activist owners of South Philly Barbacoa will be featured on Netflix’s ‘Chef’s Table’

Generocity sat down with Cristina Martinez and Benjamin Miller to discuss their experience filming the international-facing show and the impact they hope to make by speaking out on behalf of undocumented workers. Their episode premieres Sept. 28.
Power Moves: PHMC hired its first chief program officer people

Sep. 10, 2018 1:45 pm

Power Moves: PHMC hired its first chief program officer

Plus, Mark Wheeler is officially the city's permanent CIO, the local African-American Chamber of Commerce picked its first Youth Professional Advisory Council and seven more leadership changes in Philly social impact.
TEDxPhiladelphia’s September salon theme is ‘crossover moments’ purpose

Sep. 7, 2018 11:08 am

TEDxPhiladelphia’s September salon theme is ‘crossover moments’

The Sept. 17 event will feature Movita Johnson-Harrell, the Philadelphia District Attorney Office's interim supervisor of victim services, and DiverseForce on Boards cofounder Sulaiman Rahman.
These leaders of color make up DiverseForce’s 2018-2019 board development cohort people

Sep. 5, 2018 10:21 am

These leaders of color make up DiverseForce’s 2018-2019 board development cohort

DiverseForce on Boards trains mid- to senior-level professionals on the ins and outs of nonprofit board leadership over seven months in partnership with Penn's College of Liberal and Professional Studies and ImpactED.
5 diversity experts on the consequences of exclusion people

Sep. 4, 2018 12:45 pm

5 diversity experts on the consequences of exclusion

What can go wrong when D&I aren't considered, according to Greg DeShields, Kellan White, Kimberly Reed, Robyn Forman Pollack and Rashida Perry-Jones.
Leader List 2018: Meet 12 people of color strengthening Philly’s social impact sector people

Aug. 31, 2018 12:45 pm

Leader List 2018: Meet 12 people of color strengthening Philly’s social impact sector

Nonprofit, philanthropy, local gov and biz pros working in the fields of hiring, women in leadership, social entrepreneurship, accessibility, criminal justice, LGBTQ, sustainability, leaders of color, community development, impact investing, civic tech and volunteerism.
Philadelphia Lawyers for Social Equity wants more policy changes for people with criminal records purpose

Aug. 28, 2018 12:47 pm

Philadelphia Lawyers for Social Equity wants more policy changes for people with criminal records

Clean Slate laws are good, but Pennsylvania can do better, says Zane Johnson, managing attorney of the nonprofit that provides legal services for low-income Philadelphians.

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