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Reinvestment Fund founder Jeremy Nowak, 66, has died people

Jul. 30, 2018 12:30 pm

Reinvestment Fund founder Jeremy Nowak, 66, has died

The self-described "strategic advisor, author and columnist" founded the CDFI in 1985 and served as a board chair for several Philadelphia-area nonprofits.
These 63 millennials are Leadership Philadelphia’s hope for the future people

Jul. 26, 2018 12:05 pm

These 63 millennials are Leadership Philadelphia’s hope for the future

The 2018-2019 class of the professional development-focused Keepers program is stacked with social impact pros.
These nonprofits still can’t work in their Center City offices thanks to that massive water main break results

Jul. 10, 2018 12:55 pm

These nonprofits still can’t work in their Center City offices thanks to that massive water main break

The local arts and culture, counseling and legal communities are stepping up to provide temporary space to displaced tenants of The Philadelphia Building following the July 3 event.
Here’s where people living on Philly streets can find respite from the heat method

Jul. 3, 2018 10:24 am

Here’s where people living on Philly streets can find respite from the heat

People experiencing homelessness lack consistent access to water, shade and shelter, making them extra vulnerable during heat health emergencies.
This is why advocates are supporting LGBTQ foster parents in court purpose

Jun. 28, 2018 12:45 pm

This is why advocates are supporting LGBTQ foster parents in court

In the ongoing legal battle between Catholic Social Services and the City of Philadelphia, questions of religious liberty and anti-discrimination in the foster care system are on trial. Meanwhile, the Office of LGBT Affairs is actively recruiting prospective foster parents.
UPDATE: That Clean Slate bill was just signed into law in Pennsylvania results

Jun. 25, 2018 12:17 pm

UPDATE: That Clean Slate bill was just signed into law in Pennsylvania

The legislation automatically seals the records of people with misdemeanors who earn no further convictions after 10 years as well as those who have been arrested but faced no convictions.
Kensington Storefront workers facing the opioid crisis head-on: ‘We need more help’ from the city results

Jun. 6, 2018 11:20 am

Kensington Storefront workers facing the opioid crisis head-on: ‘We need more help’ from the city

An estimated 80 to 130 people visit the public art-making space per day, but certified recovery specialists are scarce. Reps from Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services and Mural Arts say help is on the way.
On the Market: 8 jobs plus 10 things we learned at INTER/VIEW people

May 22, 2018 1:18 pm

On the Market: 8 jobs plus 10 things we learned at INTER/VIEW

Check out these newsy tidbits about local employment and the people looking for it at INTER/VIEW 2018 presented by Public Health Management Corporation (plus a handful of jobs you can apply for right now).
Smart Cities projects matter for nonprofits, too. Learn how at Tech in the Commons purpose

May 10, 2018 12:45 pm

Smart Cities projects matter for nonprofits, too. Learn how at Tech in the Commons

The concept is about "understanding the various challenges in a community and identifying ways technology might support a better solution." Learn how nonprofits fit Tuesday, May 15.
On the Market: These 17 Philly nonprofits and mission orgs are hiring right now purpose

May 9, 2018 12:40 pm

On the Market: These 17 Philly nonprofits and mission orgs are hiring right now

Including the 11 that will be at our jobs and engagement fair, INTER/VIEW, on May 21.

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