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A new voter registration initiative aims to get Philly high school students to the polls on Nov. 6 purpose

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.
In Strawberry Mansion, a safe haven’s founder aims to turn apathy to ambition people

Aug. 6, 2018 1:00 pm

In Strawberry Mansion, a safe haven’s founder aims to turn apathy to ambition

Kevin Upshur founded the North Philadelphia nonprofit 10 years ago so local kids could have a respite from the streets. Despite national press and high-profile partnerships, challenges persist.
GreenLight Fund is bringing a new model of financial empowerment to Philadelphia funding

Jul. 27, 2018 9:00 am

GreenLight Fund is bringing a new model of financial empowerment to Philadelphia

The venture philanthropy firm announced a $600,000 investment in Boston-based financial services nonprofit Compass Working Capital, in partnership with Clarifi and the Philadelphia Housing Authority.
Plans are underway for the Equal Justice Center, a hub for legal nonprofits coming to Chinatown results

Jun. 22, 2018 12:15 pm

Plans are underway for the Equal Justice Center, a hub for legal nonprofits coming to Chinatown

The center is expected to open in 2021 and house about 20 legal organizations offering pro-bono services.
Why Love City Brewing named a beer after Pathways to Housing PA results

Jun. 21, 2018 10:19 am

Why Love City Brewing named a beer after Pathways to Housing PA

The new Callowhill company will pick a different nonprofit every quarter to get a branded beer and proceeds from its sales.
Stoneleigh Fellow Kee Tobar’s work in LGBTQ youth homelessness is personal people

May 23, 2018 12:47 pm

Stoneleigh Fellow Kee Tobar’s work in LGBTQ youth homelessness is personal

"I do this work simply to see mirrors of myself, in the queer and poor youth that I serve, not only survive but also thrive," said the attorney, who's spending the 2017-2019 fellowship cycle at Community Legal Services' Youth Justice Project.
Meet PhilaImpact Fund, Philadelphia’s new place-based impact investment fund funding

Apr. 27, 2018 1:17 pm

Meet PhilaImpact Fund, Philadelphia’s new place-based impact investment fund

The joint initiative from Reinvestment Fund and The Philadelphia Foundation will finance neighborhood development projects in low-income communities.
This new mapping tool from Drexel researchers can make it easier for Philly nonprofits to collaborate purpose

Apr. 17, 2018 11:48 am

This new mapping tool from Drexel researchers can make it easier for Philly nonprofits to collaborate

ImpactView features data on 2,327 nonprofits plus the demographics of their surrounding communities.
William Penn Foundation just pumped $42M into watershed protection funding

Apr. 12, 2018 11:00 am

William Penn Foundation just pumped $42M into watershed protection

The benefitting Delaware River Watershed Initiative addresses the sources of pollution that affect the water quality of the rivers and streams from which over 5 percent of the U.S. population gets its drinking water.
New Americans Campaign is helping more Philadelphians apply for citizenship method

Apr. 10, 2018 8:00 am

New Americans Campaign is helping more Philadelphians apply for citizenship

The national initiative has been fighting naturalization barriers — and now Philly joins its ranks.

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