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Everyday Philanthropists
Foundation: Lenfest Foundation

As a result, corporate philanthropy is changing. ... into their employees' values and allowing them to better target their own philanthropic...more

Brook J. Lenfest Foundation Grants
Foundation: Lenfest Foundation, Philadelphia Foundation

Its grants focus mainly on education, job training and mentoring programs. ... and management support services for the Brook J. Lenfest...more

A Stroll Through Community Life
Foundation: Lenfest Foundation, William Penn Foundation

An important part of the long-term mission of The Philanthropy Roundtable is cataloguing and celebrating America's crucial institutions of civil...more

Pew Charitable Trusts CEO Rebecca Rimel Announces Retirement
Foundation: MacArthur Foundation, Lenfest Foundation, Pew Charitable Trusts

This article originally appeared in Philanthropy Daily on April 4, 2019. So Rebecca ... Some philanthropic compensation levels are just plain...more

Gerry Lenfest at work.
Foundation: Lenfest Foundation

“He has influenced my own philanthropy, the amount but also more how I give, in trying to give more with a sense of humility,” said Sheldon...more

Greencastle foundation looks to step up fundraising
Foundation: Lenfest Foundation

The foundation began in 1997 with $300,000 from the Lenfest Foundation. It handed out teacher grants and student scholarships as a way to fulfill...more

When the Arts Faced a Threat in This City, Here's How Funders Rallied
Foundation: Lenfest Foundation, William Penn Foundation

First, as a major U.S. city, it has an extensive network of philanthropic ... news/bad news" dimension of philanthropy's anti-Doomsday largess:...more

Don't Forget Rural Schools
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Lenfest Foundation

Philanthropic investments in these areas are squarely on the side of the ... Philanthropy has already played an essential role in some of today's...more

Lenfest Foundation, Peco give to Philadelphia Education Fund
Foundation: Lenfest Foundation, Wallace Foundation, Wallace Foundation , Wallace Foundation , Wallace Foundation

(NYSE:EXC) ArtsRising has previously received a grant of $600000 from the Wallace Foundation of New York, and grants of $962000 from the William Penn ... See all stories on this...more

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Barbecue Eatery Serves More Than Food, Gives Troubled Youth Chance at Success

Barbecue Eatery Serves More Than Food, Gives Troubled Youth Chance at Success

A Washington, D.C. barbecue joint provides more than food on its menu. It intends to rescue troubled young people, educate them about the food trade, and give them a shot at success.

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