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#PTW18 kicks off next Friday. Here are 15 events for social impact pros purpose

Apr. 19, 2018 12:38 pm

#PTW18 kicks off next Friday. Here are 15 events for social impact pros

Our shortlist of must-attend Philly Tech Week events for nonprofit, civic tech, social enterprise and accessibility leaders.
Why the City of Philadelphia formed the new Mayor’s Office on People with Disabilities results

Apr. 12, 2018 10:30 am

Why the City of Philadelphia formed the new Mayor’s Office on People with Disabilities

A look at best practices showed the need for additional, compliance-focused leadership beyond the existing Mayor’s Commission on People with Disabilities.
Power Moves: Kiera Smalls is Philly Startup Leaders’ new ED people

Mar. 5, 2018 12:45 pm

Power Moves: Kiera Smalls is Philly Startup Leaders’ new ED

Plus, Larry Krasner hired an Obama appointee, Nina Ahmad is switching political races, Josh Sevin left the Economy League, Generocity is losing one of its own and five more leadership changes.
New Sanctuary Movement on activism from ‘a place of abundance’ method

Feb. 28, 2018 7:51 am

New Sanctuary Movement on activism from ‘a place of abundance’

APIARY Magazine interviewed leaders from the immigrant rights organization for its sanctuary-themed issue.
Power Moves: Christina Hernandez is Philly’s new director of legislative affairs people

Feb. 23, 2018 10:30 am

Power Moves: Christina Hernandez is Philly’s new director of legislative affairs

Plus, leadership changes at Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers, Philadelphia OIC, Phoenixville's Colonial Theatre and six more.
How Vision 2020 is working toward gender equality in government and business people

Feb. 14, 2018 12:36 pm

How Vision 2020 is working toward gender equality in government and business

"We need our perspectives represented," said the Drexel initiative's founder and president, Lynn Yeakel.
Code for Philly crowdsourced a timeline of local civic tech history for its birthday, because of course results

Feb. 6, 2018 12:50 pm

Code for Philly crowdsourced a timeline of local civic tech history for its birthday, because of course

The civic hacking group turned 5 and celebrated in the most Code for Philly way possible: collaborative project work.
Philadelphia cedes rank but remains top 10 in latest Campaign for Black Male Achievement report results

Feb. 5, 2018 8:25 am

Philadelphia cedes rank but remains top 10 in latest Campaign for Black Male Achievement report

But in the year separating the reports, the Office of Black Male Engagement also saw an administration change and shifting priorities. Here's how its leadership is working improve outcomes for Black men and boys.
What’s missing from the conversation about safe injection sites: drug users’ voices method

Jan. 24, 2018 1:55 pm

What’s missing from the conversation about safe injection sites: drug users’ voices

"This is a very top-down process, and that doesn't always reflect what's best for drug users," said one harm reduction activist. Inside the fight to quell the city's opioid addiction crisis.
Power Moves: City Hall shakeups, nonprofit departures and a new poet laureate people

Jan. 16, 2018 1:49 pm

Power Moves: City Hall shakeups, nonprofit departures and a new poet laureate

Leadership changes in Philly's commerce, public health and innovation and technology departments — plus, Sustainable Business Network is out of a policy manager, and CASA Youth Advocates has a new ED.

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