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Opinion: Where is the City of Philadelphia’s urgency in response to racism? purpose

Aug. 27, 2020 8:37 am

Opinion: Where is the City of Philadelphia’s urgency in response to racism?

Guest columnists Lee Scottlorde, Alison Roberts and Sara Lynch offer a checklist of concrete actions the city must take to protect the health and wellbeing of Black families and people of color.
Philadelphia STEM Equity Collective aims to get more women, Black and Latinx Philadelphians in STEM careers purpose

Aug. 19, 2020 3:37 pm

Philadelphia STEM Equity Collective aims to get more women, Black and Latinx Philadelphians in STEM careers

GlaxoSmithKline's $10 million commitment over 10 years will support the newly formed collective.
Don’t perpetuate harm while parading it as diversity purpose

Aug. 3, 2020 7:29 am

Don’t perpetuate harm while parading it as diversity

The many nonprofits that are rushing to recruit people of color to their board and executive staff are likely unprepared to provide truly inclusive spaces for those folks, says columnist Valerie Johnson.
Looking for a nonprofit job? Looking to hire? 5 tips from Omar Woodard and Farrah Parkes purpose

Jul. 30, 2020 12:08 pm

Looking for a nonprofit job? Looking to hire? 5 tips from Omar Woodard and Farrah Parkes

This isn't your typical how-to. This conversation, which took place at Generocity's INTER/VIEW jobs fair, had an equity focus and it got real. Example? Not being open about salary is a tool of white supremacy.
Nonprofit AF: It’s OK to feel like crap right now purpose

Jul. 20, 2020 8:22 am

Nonprofit AF: It’s OK to feel like crap right now

"Whatever you’re dealing with or feeling, you’re not alone. Give yourself time and space. Check in with your teams. Let’s all allow ourselves to grieve individually and collectively for the state of the world," says guest columnist Vu Le.
‘This is not your Momma’s fundraising training’ purpose

Jul. 15, 2020 11:52 am

‘This is not your Momma’s fundraising training’

How two Philly nonprofit pros hope to reshape philanthropy with the Securing the Roots fellowships.
An investors’​ guide to investing for racial equity method

Jul. 1, 2020 4:30 pm

An investors’​ guide to investing for racial equity

"It’s time to center the Black community and those previously marginalized from planning and decision making tables," says guest columnist Kristin Hull.
The time is now to break all the rules and reshape the nonprofit sector purpose

Jun. 16, 2020 7:13 am

The time is now to break all the rules and reshape the nonprofit sector

"Hundreds of thousands are in the streets telling us that a new reality is necessary and possible. We can let ourselves be part of making that happen," says guest columnist Sam Chenkin.
She Can Win establishes giving circle to support Black woman-led orgs grappling with COVID-19 purpose

Jun. 15, 2020 4:05 pm

She Can Win establishes giving circle to support Black woman-led orgs grappling with COVID-19

She Can Win Giving Circle recently announced its first four grantees — organizations that advance equity for Black women and families in the areas of maternal health, reproductive justice, and civic engagement.
Philanthropy needs a new endgame: The liberation of Black, Indigenous, and people of color communities in America purpose

Jun. 10, 2020 7:30 am

Philanthropy needs a new endgame: The liberation of Black, Indigenous, and people of color communities in America

"Today, there is an urgent need for philanthropic institutions and philanthropists to take more deliberate and intentional steps to dismantle white supremacy," says guest columnist Sidney Hargro.

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