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Foundations’ 21st-century obligation: Align your endowments with mission method

May 23, 2019 2:53 pm

Foundations’ 21st-century obligation: Align your endowments with mission

Laura Kind McKenna: Foundations generally invest 5% for mission-first outcomes and 95% for finance-first outcomes ... changing this status-quo is not only philanthropy’s greatest 21st-century opportunity but our most critical obligation.
ImpactPHL wants to better represent the diversity of the Philadelphia region purpose

Aug. 1, 2016 12:45 pm

ImpactPHL wants to better represent the diversity of the Philadelphia region

Last month, we wrote about how the impact investing organization's launch party lacked diversity. Here's the group's formal response.
Philly’s Office of Supportive Housing is now the Office of Homeless Services purpose

Jul. 20, 2016 10:01 am

Philly’s Office of Supportive Housing is now the Office of Homeless Services

The new moniker is a lot more on-mission and a lot less jargon-y.
B Lab is moving its annual retreat to Philly from North Carolina because of HB2 purpose

Jun. 16, 2016 10:04 am

B Lab is moving its annual retreat to Philly from North Carolina because of HB2

The Wayne, Pa.-based nonprofit chose Philly because it has "progressive practices and policies that support inclusion."
Want more people to care about your cause? Tell better stories method

May 31, 2016 11:19 am

Want more people to care about your cause? Tell better stories

Use numbers and create a call to action, advises Melissa Rowe in her column, Social Good and the Solopreneur.
You should pay your interns purpose

May 23, 2016 3:36 pm

You should pay your interns

Women Bike PHL has a campaign going on now to fund its summer intern’s pay. Here’s why that matters.
This is what TreatmintBox looks like when LIVESTRONG is on board results

May 11, 2016 12:46 pm

This is what TreatmintBox looks like when LIVESTRONG is on board

The local social enterprise teamed up with the nonprofit to take BraveBox to market.
Wayne, Pa.’s B Lab is taking a stand against North Carolina’s HB2 purpose

Apr. 15, 2016 8:39 am

Wayne, Pa.’s B Lab is taking a stand against North Carolina’s HB2

In light of the state legislature's passage of the Public Facilities Privacy & Security Act, the nonprofit is moving its 2016 B Corp Champions Retreat out of state.
How collaborations can fall apart if mission is the only priority results

Apr. 14, 2016 2:40 pm

How collaborations can fall apart if mission is the only priority

Four of Baltimore's leading social entrepreneurs shared lessons learned at a Light City panel on collaboration. The takeaway? People over purpose.
The Enterprise Center just made its first equity investment funding

Apr. 6, 2016 12:48 pm

The Enterprise Center just made its first equity investment

They've bought a stake in Jidan Cleaning, a minority- and woman-owned New Jersey cleaning service that employs formerly incarcerated persons.

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