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5 lessons to remember LGBTQ organizer Michael Hinson people

Sep. 26, 2022 8:00 am

5 lessons to remember LGBTQ organizer Michael Hinson

The prominent LGBTQ advocate and social activist passed last month. We gathered lessons from other in Philadelphia's nonprofit and social impact community.
Colleagues remember the late Linda Richardson, CEO of Uptown Entertainment and Development Corp people

Nov. 6, 2020 11:33 am

Colleagues remember the late Linda Richardson, CEO of Uptown Entertainment and Development Corp

"Her unrelenting work in North Philly kept Broad Street alive," says Jean Hunt, a board member of the Bread & Roses Community Fund.
Black Professionals News Publisher Earl Harvey, 65, remembered as an innovator people

Oct. 15, 2020 7:46 am

Black Professionals News Publisher Earl Harvey, 65, remembered as an innovator

Harvey was known for using events to build community for Black entrepreneurs. He died on Monday, Oct. 12.
Services will be held today for Felix Torres Colón, the executive director of NKCDC people

Feb. 10, 2020 6:07 am

Services will be held today for Felix Torres Colón, the executive director of NKCDC

Torres Colón, who died Feb. 5, is remembered professionally as a champion of equity and inclusion, and personally for his commitment to fostering and finding homes for senior and homeless dogs.
Cultural leaders, politicians and CEOs mourn Philly philanthropist Gerry Lenfest people

Aug. 6, 2018 11:39 am

Cultural leaders, politicians and CEOs mourn Philly philanthropist Gerry Lenfest

The cable television magnate spent his last two decades giving away over $1.3 billion, much of which has been directed at organizations benefitting arts and culture, high-risk youth and universities in the Philadelphia region.

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