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Philanthropy Network News
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...
Friday, September 30, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Message from Philanthropy Network President Paul DiLorenzo »
Note to Philanthropy Network Members from Maari Porter   On behalf of the Board of Directors, I wr...
Thursday, June 16, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wednesday, May 25, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Maari Porter named to Federal Reserve Bank of Phila. Advisory Council »
May 25, 2016 For immediate release Contact: Rachel Brown, Media Relations, 215-574-3840   Philad...

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, March 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tell funders what issues are most important to your community at this discussion series »
Via The Knight Foundation’s nationwide On the Table initiative is happening locally with support from The Ph...
Friday, March 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pew is investing nearly $7M in supports for Philly’s vulnerable adults »
  Via The Pew Fund for Health and Human Services has made three-year grants to 41 local nonprof...
Thursday, March 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Philadelphia Cultural Fund just awarded more than $2.7M to 304 local arts and culture orgs »
Published by It’s a record number of grantees for the nonprofit, which awarded more than $2.6 million to...
Tuesday, March 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Drexel starts program to lessen Philadelphia's middle school teacher shortage »
 Via BY AVI WOLFMAN-ARENT   With a wary eye toward the shrinking supply of Pennsylvania t...
Thursday, March 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
5 new Stoneleigh fellows will take on specific challenges of vulnerable youth »
Published by Generocity at: http://generocity.org/philly/2017/03/16/new-stoneleigh-fellows-youth/  ...

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
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: LPHartman@pchf1.org Phoenixville:  ...
Thursday, July 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stockton Rush Bartol Foundation annouces $125k in grants »
  STOCKTON RUSH BARTOL FOUNDATION AWARDS 24 GRANTS TO PHILADELPHIA ARTS AND CULTURAL ORGANIZATIONS...
Monday, June 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fdns Community Partnership Board Approves More Than $190K in Grant Awards »
  Doylestown, PA (June 27, 2016 ) - Foundations Community Partnership 's (FCP) Board of Direc...
Monday, June 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)

Regional Interest
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...
Wednesday, July 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
State budget contains increases for all levels of education »
    By Molly Born / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Schools across Pennsylvania will get millions in n...
Tuesday, July 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Philly announces nine community schools to aid needy neighborhoods »
     by   Martha Woodall , STAFF WRITER martha.woodall@phillynews.com | 215-8...

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...