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You don’t need Lenfest wealth to make a difference funding

Aug. 16, 2018 12:45 pm

You don’t need Lenfest wealth to make a difference

Fundraisers: Stop spending time strategizing about how you might be able to get to those bigwigs who have already committed the bulk of their giving to other nonprofits, and start paying attention to the next generation of philanthropists.
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.
This Pew Fund for Health and Human Services program is helping grantees assess their impact results

Aug. 3, 2018 10:23 am

This Pew Fund for Health and Human Services program is helping grantees assess their impact

Participants as variant in size, scope and mission as Broad Street Ministry, Philabundance and ElderNet of Lower Merion and Narberth are learning to better track their effectiveness during the 15-month, cohort-based program.
Reinvestment Fund founder Jeremy Nowak, 66, has died people

Jul. 30, 2018 12:30 pm

Reinvestment Fund founder Jeremy Nowak, 66, has died

The self-described "strategic advisor, author and columnist" founded the CDFI in 1985 and served as a board chair for several Philadelphia-area nonprofits.
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.
How ReStore’s self-sustaining revenue model supports local housing in Philadelphia method

Jul. 13, 2018 12:50 pm

How ReStore’s self-sustaining revenue model supports local housing in Philadelphia

Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia CEO Corinne O'Connell explains the on-mission success of the nonprofit's social enterprise arm.
Is there a way to celebrate America while acknowledging the worst of its problems? funding

Jul. 5, 2018 12:13 pm

Is there a way to celebrate America while acknowledging the worst of its problems?

Columnist Lansie Sylvia on July 4 parties and giving back.
Center for High Impact Philanthropy on how donors can support families separated at the U.S. border funding

Jun. 29, 2018 3:03 pm

Center for High Impact Philanthropy on how donors can support families separated at the U.S. border

The greatest humanitarian needs at the moment are legal assistance, shelter and care, and information. Here's how to help.
Happy World Refugee Day from Philly’s new Community Fund for Immigrant Wellness funding

Jun. 20, 2018 12:02 pm

Happy World Refugee Day from Philly’s new Community Fund for Immigrant Wellness

A granting group made up of service providers picked the Scattergood Foundation-facilitated fund's first-ever grantees.
Impact100 Philadelphia is going big for its 10th year of collective giving funding

Jun. 5, 2018 12:45 pm

Impact100 Philadelphia is going big for its 10th year of collective giving

Here are the full details on the giving circle's new grants and Young Philanthropists program, plus the national conference it's hosting in October.

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