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Philanthropy Network News
Monday, August 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Philanthropic Response to White Supremacy from the Birthplace of Freedom »
  On Friday night, 256 miles from Philadelphia, hundreds of neo-Nazi, white supremacists descended upon Charlot...
Monday, July 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
In Fond Remembrance of Meredith Huffman »
Meredith Anne Huffman I t is with heavy hearts that share the news that our dear friend and colleag...
Thursday, June 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Philanthropy Network names Sidney R. Hargro as Executive Director »
PRESS RELEASE   (PHILADELPHIA - June 15, 2017) Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia...
Monday, April 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Local Funders Consider Response to the New Political Landscape »
  Click here to download or print a copy of this article Local Funders Consider Response to the New Pol...
Monday, November 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
On the heels of a divisive election, Philanthropy Network’s conference seeks to unite »
  Funders and nonprofits need to talk more, Executive Director Maari Porter said. The fall confere...

Sparking Solutions
Thursday, December 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Interview with Kristen Fisher, Community Relations Manager for Your Way Home Montgomery County, »
Jill Horner speaks with Kristen Fisher, Community Relations Manager for Your Way Home Montgomery County, about the partner...
Thursday, June 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Annual Your Way Home Summit draws more than 200 participants »
    By   Gary Puleo, The Times Herald   WHITPAIN>> If government...
Sunday, January 31, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Interview with Jenny Bogoni, READ! by 4th »
    One of the most pressing issues facing our nation is the education of our children.  Lo...
Wednesday, November 18, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
In city elementary schools, a campaign for libraries »
  By KRISTEN GRAHAM | NOV. 18, 2015 Across the city, many classrooms lack what Alison Walters has cobbl...
Sunday, November 1, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
PA Health Funder Collaborative holds 9th Annual Meeting »
  Originally published by Jewish Healthcare Foundation in the October 2015 issue of The Window  ...

Member News
Tuesday, October 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Longer grant periods and less jargon: Funders and nonprofits are working toward a middle ground »
Panelists at The Nonprofit Center at La Salle's Meet the Funders event said they're listening to their grantees — and maki...
Wednesday, September 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dwayne Wharton Selected for New National Leadership Program »
*Press Release* Contact: Carolyn Huckabay 215-575-0444, ext. 8120  ...
Friday, September 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stockton Rush Bartol Foundation Selects Philly Youth Poetry Movement »
Philadelphia, PA — The Stockton Rush Bartol Foundation has selected Philly Youth Poetry Movement (PYPM)  as the win...
Wednesday, July 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Two of Philadelphia’s Longest-Running Charitable Foundations Merge Assets »
    Two of the oldest continuously operating charitable foundations in Philadelphia are merging their...
Friday, July 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Homeless Assistance Fund Inc. (HAFI) announces grants, new convenng strategy »
  The Homeless Assistance Fund, Inc. (HAFI) announces a convening strategy and new grants totaling $416,000 ov...

Member Opinion & Commentary
Monday, April 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Commentary: Don't Let Trump Bring Down the Arts by Barbara Silzle, Philadelphia Cultural Fund »
    Art is action. A local culture leader urges us to keep it alive in Philly.   By...
Thursday, April 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Q&A: IBM’s Diane Melley on Nonprofit Data and Analytics »
  By Jackie Brennan IBM’s series of Impact Grants probably rings a bell to many in the n...
Sunday, April 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The state of Philadelphia? Decidedly mixed by Larry Eichel, The Pew Charitable Trusts »
  Considering all that has happened in Philadelphia over the past several years, it is difficult to find a...
Thursday, March 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The humanities aren’t just practical. They are critical to our democracy. by Laurie Zierer »
The Open Mind by Laurie Zierer Last spring, a group of teenagers gathered regularly at the Philadelphia City I...
Monday, February 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Commentary: Sharing a love of reading is a task for all Philadelphians »
By Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney and Wells Fargo Philadelphia R egion President Greg Redden Whose job i...

Grant Announcements
Monday, July 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stockton Rush Bartol Foundation Awards 22 Grants to Philadelphia Art and Cultural Organizations »
Monday, June 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Chester County Fund for Women and Girls’ Grants Allocation Committee Awards $193K in Grants »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Michelle Legaspi Sanchez, Executive Director Phone: (484) 356-0940 E-mail: michelle...
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Friday, December 30, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Fdn awards over $900K in grants »
Contact : Rose Walters, Office Manager & Communications Associate Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundati...
Wednesday, October 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Phoenixville Community Health Foundation Grants Over $1M to Local Organizations »
PRESS RELEASE Contact: Lynn Pike Hartman Email: Phoenixville:  ...

Regional Interest
Friday, July 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Foundations Community Partnership selects 2017 Summer Youth Corp »
  Via  Foundations Community Partnership   Doylestown, PA (July 7, 2017) – Fourtee...
Friday, June 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Philly’s $2.5 million youth effort to diversify classical music training »
  Via Billy Penn By CASSIE OWENS The Philadelphia Music Alliance for Youth is about to...
Wednesday, February 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Philadelphia Public School Giving Circle Makes Grants To Nine Philadelphia Schools »
PHILADELPHIA, PA (1/25/2017) – The Philadelphia Public School Giving Circle Fund of The Philadelphia Foundation has anno...
Monday, November 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Watching Philly Grocery Shoppers Is Changing How Cities Build Supermarkets »
  The city that pioneered food access initiatives continues to charge toward healthy eating. STORY BY Je...
Saturday, October 15, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Philadelphia Magazine: The Biggest Ideas of 2016 »
  Excerpted from Philly Rebooted: The Biggest Ideas of 2016 — and Beyond The bi...

National Philanthropy News
Wednesday, April 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Press Release: More than 4500 organizations call on Congress to protect Johnson Amendment »
  Keep Partisan Politics Out of the Charitable Sector More than 4500 organizations call on Congress to...
Wednesday, December 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
10 Private Foundation Do's And Don'ts »
  By Ashlea Ebelling Can you run a private foundation without getting into hot water? “If you...
Wednesday, November 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Federal Judge Suspends Overtime Rule Changes »
Posted by By Michael Wyland A federal judge in Texas has granted a preliminary in...
Thursday, June 16, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Responding to Tragedy: Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer Announces OneOrlando Fund »
Originally posted on the Florida Philanthropic Network's blog on June 14, 2016. ORLANDO,...
Tuesday, June 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Donations Grow 4% to $373 Billion, Says ‘Giving USA’ »
  Donations Grow 4% to $373 Billion, Says 'Giving USA' TIMOTHY SANDOVAL Charitable giving rea...