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World Affairs Council event explores what’s in store for the internet — and society purpose

Feb. 7, 2020 9:32 am

World Affairs Council event explores what’s in store for the internet — and society

Learning from our past and re-evaluating our present, "The Future of the Internet" opened discussion for what’s next in the world of information access.
Project HOME opens a STEAM lab at Honickman Learning Center purpose

Jan. 27, 2020 6:44 am

Project HOME opens a STEAM lab at Honickman Learning Center

“Quality education for every child should not be a luxury, it’s a basic need,” says Project HOME's cofounder and executive director Sister Mary Scullion.
Sam Chenkin wants the nonprofit sector to embrace conflict, not avoid it people

Jan. 24, 2020 11:11 am

Sam Chenkin wants the nonprofit sector to embrace conflict, not avoid it

"Building the skills to tolerate conflict and listen across barriers of power, race, class, gender, ability, etc. is what is going to make our sector a force for change," says the principal of Reclaim the Sector.
During Tech in Action Day, all the participants teach and learn purpose

Nov. 20, 2019 11:23 am

During Tech in Action Day, all the participants teach and learn

Comcast NBCUniversal, in partnership with Comcast LIFT Labs and Generocity, sent nearly 50 volunteer technologists out to help nine local nonprofits serving youth, seniors, and people with disabilities.
The Philadelphia Shooting Victims Dashboard shows data for every gunshot victim in the city purpose

Nov. 12, 2019 8:00 am

The Philadelphia Shooting Victims Dashboard shows data for every gunshot victim in the city

Initiative for Better Gun Violence Reporting: "We hope our reporting colleagues find this resource helpful and we never forget that each and every entry represents a real person."
5 takeaways from the Future of Work summit purpose

Nov. 11, 2019 8:30 am

5 takeaways from the Future of Work summit

The Business Innovations for the Future of Work summit facilitated open and honest conversations about workforce problems and innovative solutions.
Yancey Strickler has been thinking about the larger structures that we live within. And he’s written his manifesto people

Oct. 25, 2019 8:14 am

Yancey Strickler has been thinking about the larger structures that we live within. And he’s written his manifesto

In advance of his talk at the ADVANCE by Generocity conference on Nov. 1, we ask the Kickstarter cofounder some questions.
Nonprofit pros honed their entrepreneurial skills at the recent Tech in the Commons purpose

Oct. 18, 2019 3:10 pm

Nonprofit pros honed their entrepreneurial skills at the recent Tech in the Commons

Seventy-five people registered to gather at MakeOffices on October 16, to hear three experts talk about measuring impact, tailoring an ask, and when to pursue private rather than foundation funding.
Barnes Foundation’s virtual reality program combines high-tech gadgets with low-tech community building purpose

Sep. 30, 2019 11:30 am

Barnes Foundation’s virtual reality program combines high-tech gadgets with low-tech community building

"It’s a way to go into communities, meet them where they are, invite them into the museum, and then encourage them to come back," says Ana Gamboa, the museum's special project coordinator.
Gain entrepreneurial skills that can impact your career at this workshop purpose

Sep. 23, 2019 12:29 pm

Gain entrepreneurial skills that can impact your career at this workshop

In the second session of 2019, Tech in the Commons returns to teach you entrepreneurial skills that can be applied to the nonprofit sector. Save your seat today!

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