Oct. 27, 2020 7:51 am
The best and brightest: Here is Leadership Philadelphia’s 2020-2021 Keepers cohort
Meet the 42 young professionals in the professional development program's latest mix.
Oct. 7, 2020 2:06 pm
Young Involved Philadelphia says its time to ‘start local, get vocal’
Lauren Roberts: “Successful civic engagement is simply being an active Philadelphia resident and doing what you can to make our city even better than it already is."
Sep. 10, 2020 1:42 pm
COVID-19 funding: Seniors both need more and give more
The University of Pennsylvania’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy estimates that of the $11.3 million that has been awarded to COVID-related health causes regionally, only 1%, or $131,500 was directed to nursing homes and assisted living facilities.
Sep. 6, 2019 10:29 am
We’re young. We’re involved. And we want to serve on your board
"[YIP's] Fall 2019 Board Prep Program kicks off September 8. By the end of October, we will have 30 new graduates who will be ready to bring their skills, energy, and passion to your board," says guest columnist Alyssa Kaminski.
Sep. 21, 2018 12:00 pm
A new voter registration initiative aims to get Philly high school students to the polls on Nov. 6
The City of Philadelphia's Office of Youth Engagement and the Urban League of Philadelphia are visiting three schools on Sept. 25, National Voter Registration Day.
Sep. 19, 2018 10:46 am
10 ways to get civically engaged at State of Young Philly 2018
Here are our picks for each day of Young Involved Philadelphia's annual volunteering and education series, which returns this year Oct. 11 through 20.
Aug. 16, 2018 12:45 pm
You don’t need Lenfest wealth to make a difference
Fundraisers: Stop spending time strategizing about how you might be able to get to those bigwigs who have already committed the bulk of their giving to other nonprofits, and start paying attention to the next generation of philanthropists.
Jul. 26, 2018 12:05 pm
These 63 millennials are Leadership Philadelphia’s hope for the future
The 2018-2019 class of the professional development-focused Keepers program is stacked with social impact pros.
Jan. 9, 2018 11:51 am
Millennials love Philly. Now, how to keep them here?
The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia is exploring what motivates young professionals to stay at their jobs.
Nov. 16, 2017 12:03 pm
Millennial giving expert Lansie Sylvia on turning your rage into philanthropy
And other tips from the "How to Give" columnist in her "Around the Corner" interview.