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This successful Black-led org couldn’t get a loan that wasn’t predatory. Philanthropy needs to step up purpose

Nov. 17, 2020 10:00 am

This successful Black-led org couldn’t get a loan that wasn’t predatory. Philanthropy needs to step up

"YEAH is working on a shoestring, breaking the cycle of violence in Cobbs Creek. The program is evidence-based, and we should be tripping over ourselves to fund it," says guest columnist Sarah Martinez-Helfman.
ADVANCE 2020 brings together nonprofit leaders to tackle the region’s most significant crises purpose

Nov. 16, 2020 12:30 pm

ADVANCE 2020 brings together nonprofit leaders to tackle the region’s most significant crises

Session hosts such as GreenLight Fund’s Omar Woodard, Knight Foundation’s Alberto Ibargüen, and Think & Grow Farms' Jamie Bracey-Green challenged conventional wisdom.
10 Philadelphia-area leaders on what’s next for philanthropy purpose

Nov. 9, 2020 1:00 pm

10 Philadelphia-area leaders on what’s next for philanthropy

Now that the 2020 election is over, does philanthropic planning for 2021 stay the same, or does it change?
As of October, this is what we know about philanthropic COVID relief in the Philadelphia region funding

Oct. 9, 2020 12:00 pm

As of October, this is what we know about philanthropic COVID relief in the Philadelphia region

Of the $40 million in COVID-relief distributed in the area, 60% of the funds have gone to Philadelphia-based nonprofits, most of whom received a one-time grant with an average size of $8,211.
Racial justice giving is booming: 4 trends funding

Oct. 6, 2020 8:43 am

Racial justice giving is booming: 4 trends

Even before the protests erupted, the Movement for Black Lives had received $5 million in the first five months of 2020 to support Black communities affected by the pandemic, say guest columnists Una Osili and Kim Williams-Pulfer.
Despite urgent need, the philanthropic sector is absent from the rental relief funding space purpose

Aug. 27, 2020 1:26 pm

Despite urgent need, the philanthropic sector is absent from the rental relief funding space

The majority of COVID-19 rental relief funding has come from the federal government’s $2.2 trillion Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES), not grantmakers.
Salima Suswell talks about the pandemic, this year’s Eid and charity as a Muslim obligation purpose

Aug. 24, 2020 11:41 am

Salima Suswell talks about the pandemic, this year’s Eid and charity as a Muslim obligation

When Suswell was growing up her family sometimes had to rely on help from local charities, but there were none that specifically focused on supporting Muslims in need. 
Let what you’ve experienced in the months after the uprising enrich your ‘RealLIST Connectors’ nominations purpose

Aug. 18, 2020 9:47 am

Let what you’ve experienced in the months after the uprising enrich your ‘RealLIST Connectors’ nominations

We're reopening the call we issued in May for suggestions about who needs to be included in our inaugural list of nonprofit "connectors."
Nonprofit AF: 25 proverbs, rewritten for nonprofit and philanthropy purpose

Aug. 17, 2020 6:38 am

Nonprofit AF: 25 proverbs, rewritten for nonprofit and philanthropy

Because we all need a little Monday morning levity, right?
Black philanthropy and the Divine Nine purpose

Aug. 12, 2020 1:42 pm

Black philanthropy and the Divine Nine

Approximately 60% of the multicultural meetings that the PHLCVB helps bring to Philadelphia are derived from the African Diaspora, chief among them the annual meetings held by Black fraternities and sororities.

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