Nov. 4, 2021 4:35 pm
Stomping Grounds Café celebrates ‘magic’ of coffee in West Philadelphia
Students from YouthBuild Philadelphia Charter School learn about the history of coffee and are trained as baristas.
Feb. 19, 2021 3:14 pm
Want to build skills to tell the story of your organization’s impact? Join the RISE Partnership’s Readiness component
In this four-month engagement, organizations engage in group trainings and individualized consultation that lay the groundwork for deeper engagement, say guest columnists Samantha Matlin and Aminata Diallo.
Feb. 10, 2021 10:20 am
What can short-term credentialing do for economic mobility in West Philly?
These organizations with ties to the neighborhoods are putting the city to work, one person at a time.
Oct. 29, 2019 3:18 pm
Envision a future driven by you
More faces, more voices, more ways to power a future with wide-ranging social impact. Read about the new additions to the roster of presenters at ADVANCE by Generocity — happening this Friday!
Oct. 21, 2019 7:47 am
A first look at the agenda for ADVANCE by Generocity, presented by Knight Foundation
No games, just game changers! Generocity's inaugural conference includes a keynote by Kickstarter cofounder Yancey Strickler, and panels and presentations led by local leaders Anuj Gupta, Vanessa Briggs, Markita Morris-Louis, Tiffany Tavarez, Peter Gonzales, Manuel Portillo and Stephanie Sun.
Sep. 24, 2019 1:00 pm
PASCEP blazed trails in the continuing ed landscape of the city. And it’s still going strong
The Pan-African Studies Community Education Program at Temple has offered low-cost academic and life skills classes for adults since 1975.
Sep. 10, 2019 2:14 pm
Skills acquisition to literacy — this month we’re talking adult education in Philadelphia
In the upcoming weeks, we will introduce you to some of the adult education providers who impact the lives of adults with barriers to employment, as well as those organizations that offer opportunities for nonprofit pros to develop new skills.
Nov. 7, 2016 2:27 pm
Coded by Kids crowdfunded enough cash for 5 new sites
The coding education nonprofit's Indiegogo campaign raised nearly half of its $53K goal, but programming will still be expanded to five new neighborhoods.
Mar. 8, 2016 12:42 pm
Why the Philadelphia Eagles revamped their philanthropy playbook
Three years ago, Eagles Care decided its traditional model of giving was a little hollow. Here's how they do it now.
Jan. 15, 2016 8:03 am
Why a Floridian foundation donated a plane to a Philly high school
Yup, Springside Chestnut Hill Academy just got an aircraft kit from Florida-based Bede Family Foundation, and students are building it.