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Meet two new Generocity freelancers people

Aug. 30, 2019 8:35 am

Meet two new Generocity freelancers

Hannah Chinn and Irene Contreras will join Generocity's dynamic and committed corps of freelance journalists.
In their own words: The filmmakers of Hidden Lives Illuminated talk about prison and their art purpose

Aug. 14, 2019 5:23 pm

In their own words: The filmmakers of Hidden Lives Illuminated talk about prison and their art

"These prison doors become revolving doors. Being in and out, in and out, in and out. That’s the message I was trying to get across," Jerome L. tells Generocity freelancer Shalon Bayliss.
Today, the BlackStar Film Festival returns to West Philly for its eighth annual event purpose

Aug. 1, 2019 12:00 pm

Today, the BlackStar Film Festival returns to West Philly for its eighth annual event

With films from the likes of Questlove and Solange Knowles, and live conversations between luminaries Spike Lee and Tarana Burke, the festival is a must-attend Philly event.
‘Expanding Sanctuary’ is a success story. And a record of how immigrants changed policy in Philadelphia purpose

Jul. 29, 2019 12:00 pm

‘Expanding Sanctuary’ is a success story. And a record of how immigrants changed policy in Philadelphia

Filmmaker Kristal Sotomayor: "I think that this offers a different perspective on immigration ... Immigrants are not helpless. They are incredibly strong people.”
Molly de Aguiar wonders why philanthropy isn’t ‘placing bigger bets’ purpose

Jul. 17, 2019 11:00 am

Molly de Aguiar wonders why philanthropy isn’t ‘placing bigger bets’

De Aguiar answered Generocity's questions about Independence Public Media, its recent grants, and her ideas about how philanthropy needs to change.
Who is covering you? Meet the new Generocity freelancers people

Jul. 15, 2019 8:00 am

Who is covering you? Meet the new Generocity freelancers

These five join a small but lively corps of freelancers who have been producing unparalleled coverage of the Philadelphia region's social impact doings for the past few years at Generocity.
If you are a local filmmaker and need finishing funds, Scribe Video Center has your back purpose

Jul. 8, 2019 9:03 am

If you are a local filmmaker and need finishing funds, Scribe Video Center has your back

The organization awards up to $2500 paid directly to cover post-production services providers, and is open to producers and directors. But you'll need to hurry to apply — the deadline is July 15.
‘Elder Voices: Stories for These Times’ draws parallels between WW II and now purpose

May 23, 2019 1:01 pm

‘Elder Voices: Stories for These Times’ draws parallels between WW II and now

The film by Academy Award-winner David Goodman will premiere Wednesday, June 12 at the Friends Center Race Street Meetinghouse at 1501 Cherry Street in Philadelphia at 7 p.m. A panel discussion will follow the screening.
Nothing about us without us: PhillyCAM Latinx celebrates three years of #ownvoices media purpose

Apr. 30, 2019 3:32 pm

Nothing about us without us: PhillyCAM Latinx celebrates three years of #ownvoices media

PhillyCAM's Gretjen Clausing: "It's exciting to see the growth of this cohort of producers who are really supporting one another."
Media Mobilizing Project calls on FCC to advocate for more diversity in ownership of media purpose

Apr. 17, 2019 4:41 pm

Media Mobilizing Project calls on FCC to advocate for more diversity in ownership of media

Access to diverse news sources is “essential to try to change and fight deep problems of poverty and racial injustice,” said MMP's Hannah Sassaman.

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