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When activism feels fruitless, remember: All forward motion counts funding

Feb. 6, 2019 8:56 am

When activism feels fruitless, remember: All forward motion counts

If you can’t see how your actions and donations are moving the big needle, think of the little needles that you’re moving every time you show up to do the work, writes How to Give columnist Lansie Sylvia.
Yes, micro-grants for artists do make a difference funding

Feb. 1, 2019 12:26 pm

Yes, micro-grants for artists do make a difference

Small But Mighty Arts founder Erica Hawthorne-Manon on the power of nontraditional funding and the importance of support for arts leaders of color.
Money Moves: 2019 has already brought in more than $3M for Philly nonprofits funding

Jan. 25, 2019 10:46 am

Money Moves: 2019 has already brought in more than $3M for Philly nonprofits

The new year starts off with philanthropic giving to support child home visit programs, kid’s literacy initiatives, services for people experiencing homelessness and more.
This $3M partnership between Philly funders prioritizes collaboration over competition funding

Jan. 16, 2019 2:03 pm

This $3M partnership between Philly funders prioritizes collaboration over competition

The initiative from the local United Way, Scattergood Foundation, Barra Foundation, The Philadelphia Foundation and others will support nonprofit leaders in capacity and skills building.
Organized volunteering dropped to its lowest rate in over a decade purpose

Jan. 14, 2019 10:30 am

Organized volunteering dropped to its lowest rate in over a decade

But the internet has helped Philadelphians become more connected and learn about local opportunities to serve in recent years, according to the Mayor’s Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service.
4 strategies to up your philanthropy and volunteering game in 2019 funding

Jan. 9, 2019 11:58 am

4 strategies to up your philanthropy and volunteering game in 2019

How to Give columnist Lansie Sylvia comes through with tips for kickstart a more charitable year. Remember: It's OK to build your giving muscles gradually.
Do you agree with Nonprofit Quarterly’s social impact predictions for 2019? purpose

Jan. 4, 2019 11:50 am

Do you agree with Nonprofit Quarterly’s social impact predictions for 2019?

Bold confrontation of white supremacy, stronger collaboration between impact orgs and other responses to the nonprofit, philanthropic and civic trends the news site saw in 2018.
Adopt these 2019 resolutions for nonprofits, foundations and donors method

Jan. 3, 2019 11:25 am

Adopt these 2019 resolutions for nonprofits, foundations and donors

Why you should consider a merger, diversify your board and contribute more efficiently this year, according to columnist Tivoni Devor.
Can we stop with the voting contests deciding where nonprofit funding should go? funding

Jan. 2, 2019 7:30 am

Can we stop with the voting contests deciding where nonprofit funding should go?

Who is best served by the $5,000 or $10,000 up for grabs? Probably the org offering it, writes columnist and development pro Valerie Johnson.
Money Moves: These 29 Philly nonprofits received holiday donations totaling $918K funding

Dec. 27, 2018 7:39 am

Money Moves: These 29 Philly nonprofits received holiday donations totaling $918K

The grant funding will support causes such as youth tech education, childhood cancer research and reentry initiatives.

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