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12 philanthropy orgs aim to improve equity with support from Philanthropy Network purpose

Aug. 22, 2019 8:15 am

12 philanthropy orgs aim to improve equity with support from Philanthropy Network

‘Equity in Philanthropy’ will show organizations how to improve themselves to solve problems rather than patching them.
‘Homegrown’ leadership is the way to make meaningful change in communities purpose

Aug. 13, 2019 9:08 am

‘Homegrown’ leadership is the way to make meaningful change in communities

The Philadelphia Foundation's Pedro Ramos talks racial equity, community conversations and accessibility in philanthropy.
An open RFP (request for philanthropy) purpose

Jul. 31, 2019 11:32 am

An open RFP (request for philanthropy)

Columnist Tivoni Devor outlines three (relatively) small investments that would make a huge impact in Philadelphia.
Molly de Aguiar wonders why philanthropy isn’t ‘placing bigger bets’ purpose

Jul. 17, 2019 11:00 am

Molly de Aguiar wonders why philanthropy isn’t ‘placing bigger bets’

De Aguiar answered Generocity's questions about Independence Public Media, its recent grants, and her ideas about how philanthropy needs to change.
The Clinic: A culture of caring has created a safe space for community purpose

Jul. 16, 2019 7:10 am

The Clinic: A culture of caring has created a safe space for community

Columnist Krystine Sipple looks at the free clinic in Phoenixville, where the staffers say the spirit of Fred Rogers — caring for neighbors and cultivating kindness — can be felt every day.
How responsive has philanthropy been to funding pro-immigrant organizations? purpose

Jun. 14, 2019 2:53 pm

How responsive has philanthropy been to funding pro-immigrant organizations?

In 2016, NPQ's Steve Dubb reports, total support for immigrant rights groups from the nation’s 1,000 largest foundations was a paltry $124 million, less than 1% of spending by those foundations.
Money Moves: A towering $83M has been awarded recently to area organizations purpose

Jun. 6, 2019 7:35 pm

Money Moves: A towering $83M has been awarded recently to area organizations

A Silicon Valley fund gave the Philadelphia Orchestra Association $55 million, the William Penn Foundation distributed more than $17 million to 59 arts and environmental organizations, the Eagles raise millions for autism research, and more.
Philanthropy Network and Chamber of Commerce release corporate social responsibility report purpose

May 15, 2019 10:24 am

Philanthropy Network and Chamber of Commerce release corporate social responsibility report

"How Employers Give: A Look at Philanthropy and Volunteerism in Philadelphia" outlines how the business community of Philadelphia engages in philanthropy, the scale and scope of those philanthropic activities, and the impact on communities in recent years.
In conversation with Bill Golderer: On changes at Philly’s United Way, his new hires and the bat signal purpose

Apr. 15, 2019 8:00 am

In conversation with Bill Golderer: On changes at Philly’s United Way, his new hires and the bat signal

The CEO with a gift for memorable turns-of-phrase and pop culture allusions has a plan to drop Philadelphia's poverty rate by six percentage points.
Women’s Opportunities Resource Center, other local orgs received an incredible $44 million funding

Apr. 9, 2019 7:36 am

Women’s Opportunities Resource Center, other local orgs received an incredible $44 million

Spring has sprung, and philanthropic giving to small businesses, children’s education services and community centers is in full bloom.

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