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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."
Assets no more: Racial justice risks in municipal bonds purpose

Aug. 4, 2020 11:30 am

Assets no more: Racial justice risks in municipal bonds

As a bondholder, you have a fiduciary responsibility to be aware of the risks related to revenue-motivated policing. As a citizen, you have a right to demand justice and equity from your municipality.
Uprising in Philadelphia: A to-do list for the next six months purpose

Jul. 9, 2020 8:58 am

Uprising in Philadelphia: A to-do list for the next six months

18 of Philadelphia's best and brightest tell us what they think needs to happen next — individually and collectively — to address the longstanding structural inequities in the city.
Generocity.org is launching a year-long reporting project on a ‘more just recovery’ purpose

Jul. 8, 2020 12:00 pm

Generocity.org is launching a year-long reporting project on a ‘more just recovery’

Called TRACE and supported by a consortium of regional foundations, the goal is to track and inform how the Philadelphia region responds to a pandemic, economic crisis and structural racism.
Have you ever been to a virtual career fair centered on social impact? purpose

Mar. 18, 2020 3:22 pm

Have you ever been to a virtual career fair centered on social impact?

Here's your chance! The Social Impact Consortium of Universities is hosting its virtual career fair during the week of March 30.
‘What has the most significant impact on leadership of color?’ 16 Philly-area leaders answer our question people

Feb. 11, 2020 8:21 am

‘What has the most significant impact on leadership of color?’ 16 Philly-area leaders answer our question

Is it a personal quality? A professional trajectory? A political imperative? Challenges to be confronted? Any combination of the above? Or something other? The leaders of color we asked weighed in on both negative and positive impacts.
Seizing an opportunity for success in growing small businesses purpose

Dec. 27, 2019 8:30 am

Seizing an opportunity for success in growing small businesses

Regulatory adjustments could accelerate the creation of OZ funds that would attract capital to high-impact ventures in distressed places, says Margaret Berger Bradley in this guest post from ImpactPHL Perspectives.
Our values, ourselves: Unpacking the challenges and repping the future of social impact at ADVANCE purpose

Nov. 5, 2019 8:57 am

Our values, ourselves: Unpacking the challenges and repping the future of social impact at ADVANCE

A diverse group of nonprofit and social impact powerhouses gathered at Harrisburg University's Philadelphia campus for Generocity's inaugural half-day conference this past Friday.
The new impact modeling approach that will change the way you think about social impact purpose

Oct. 30, 2019 12:57 pm

The new impact modeling approach that will change the way you think about social impact

Social impact gets falsely relegated to the sidelines of the global economy, setting it up for illegitimacy and optional buy-in, says Catherine Griffin in this guest post from ImpactPHL Perspectives.
Making research ‘business as usual’ in impact investing purpose

Oct. 9, 2019 11:00 am

Making research ‘business as usual’ in impact investing

Research generally produces critical insight, which can inform both companies and investors on how to identify key performance indicators, and then manage, optimize, and monitor their impact, say Sherryl Kuhlman and Maoz Brown in their guest column.

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