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4 ways that volunteering can be good for you

Aug. 3, 2021 2:54 pm

4 ways that volunteering can be good for you

Volunteering helps others and supports communities. But volunteering also tends to benefit the volunteers themselves, says guest columnist Jennifer A. Jones.
How do you help the helpers? PHL COVID-19 Fund addresses the critical role of nonprofits purpose

Mar. 26, 2020 8:36 am

How do you help the helpers? PHL COVID-19 Fund addresses the critical role of nonprofits

The fund isn’t a static thing — it is designed to be agile and responsive to rapidly shifting needs.
Help us connect you to your next job purpose

Aug. 4, 2016 11:53 am

Help us connect you to your next job

We're already gearing up for next year's INTER/VIEW. Take our short survey (and maybe win some movie tix).
Lolly Galvin’s Dignity Project is evolving with #phillystreetcuts purpose

Jul. 7, 2016 11:58 am

Lolly Galvin’s Dignity Project is evolving with #phillystreetcuts

The Diginity Project is enlisting local stylists to take some time out of their day and cut homeless individuals' hair. Will it grow into something lasting or remain a social media campaign?
Partners in Health’s local fundraising and advocacy arm was resurrected by volunteers results

Jun. 2, 2016 8:18 am

Partners in Health’s local fundraising and advocacy arm was resurrected by volunteers

The global health nonprofit is propelled by all-volunteer grassroots groups across the world. The Philly chapter was all but dead until a handful of volunteers rallied in 2012.
Why this local risk consultant is helping Muslim students connect with mentors people

May 24, 2016 9:23 am

Why this local risk consultant is helping Muslim students connect with mentors

It all started with an unknowingly insensitive comment from a college professor.
How this young changemaker perceives Philly’s social impact space people

May 13, 2016 12:49 pm

How this young changemaker perceives Philly’s social impact space

"I thought I had a really good idea of what I was stepping into," said GoodCompany Ventures' Devon Sanford. "Eight months down the road, it’s hilarious how little I knew about it."
Who are VISTAs, And What Are They Up To In Philly? purpose

Apr. 9, 2015 10:45 am

Who are VISTAs, And What Are They Up To In Philly?

The national service program will mark its anniversary with a community-wide event on April 24.
Compass Expands to Philly, Recruits Business School Grads for Pro Bono Nonprofit Consulting funding

Aug. 27, 2014 1:53 pm

Compass Expands to Philly, Recruits Business School Grads for Pro Bono Nonprofit Consulting

On the recommendation of a friend from business school, Leily Saadat-Lajevardi decided to volunteer for Compass, an organization that recruits and matches business school grads — and other professionals — with pro bono consulting work for nonprofits. “I looked into Compass and it got me excited,” said Saadat-Lajevardi, a brand manager at McNeil Pharmaceuticals who […]

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