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Suburban poverty is a new kind of challenge for pediatricians purpose

Nov. 28, 2016 9:36 am

Suburban poverty is a new kind of challenge for pediatricians

Food insecurity isn't just an urban issue — especially considering pending shifts in healthcare.
Food deserts aren’t a place. They’re ‘an experience’ results

Nov. 16, 2016 9:25 am

Food deserts aren’t a place. They’re ‘an experience’

It's not just geographic location. Individual factors like income, disability and education also play a role. Next City reports on personal grocery habits of Philadelphians.
MSNBC takes a long look at the cycle of poverty in Philadelphia purpose

Nov. 8, 2016 7:25 am

MSNBC takes a long look at the cycle of poverty in Philadelphia

The network's Geography of Poverty series reports on how the criminal justice system has kept many Philadelphians trapped in the cycle of poverty.
There’s a food truck driving around teaching people how to cook kale method

Nov. 3, 2016 9:43 am

There’s a food truck driving around teaching people how to cook kale

It's Vetri Community Partnership's Mobile Teaching Kitchen. Expect it to roll out in full this coming spring.
This 27-year-old family foundation director doesn’t want your grant applications people

Oct. 19, 2016 12:54 pm

This 27-year-old family foundation director doesn’t want your grant applications

Max Tuttleman "grabbed the reins" to his family's foundation when he was 20. He doesn't believe in mission and thinks institutional philanthropy is outdated — but he wants to fund your project.
Take our acronyms quiz to test your knowledge of social services purpose

Oct. 12, 2016 12:15 pm

Take our acronyms quiz to test your knowledge of social services

It's almost as if social workers and government agencies communicate in a foreign language. How well you can speak it? You have five minutes to figure out 20 acronyms.
3 things service providers want you to understand about homelessness purpose

Sep. 30, 2016 12:57 pm

3 things service providers want you to understand about homelessness

Above all, they stress one thing: Homeless individuals are not the "other."
These data visuals show how Big Tobacco is impacting low-income communities results

Sep. 30, 2016 7:55 am

These data visuals show how Big Tobacco is impacting low-income communities

Joe Camel has been known to set his sights on the impoverished. This Smoke Free Philly data story shows how that's happening in Philadelphia.
Broderick Green was homeless and addicted. Now he works at the nonprofit that saved him people

Sep. 23, 2016 12:58 pm

Broderick Green was homeless and addicted. Now he works at the nonprofit that saved him

After five years at rock bottom, Green is living his 'wildest dreams' as a support specialist at Depaul USA.
This new report from the Office of HIV Planning accounts for things like incarceration and racism method

Sep. 14, 2016 12:32 pm

This new report from the Office of HIV Planning accounts for things like incarceration and racism

The care and prevention plan mixes community-identified needs with federal goals and local priorities. Pretty cool, right?

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