The Philadelphia Foundation

The Philadelphia Foundation has increased philanthropic investment in the community for more than a century.

The foundation fosters the economic, civic and social vitality of Greater Philadelphia taking charitable dollars further through deep relationships in the community and close connections with local nonprofits.

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Recent News from Philadelphia Foundation

Nonprofits in Philadelphia Benefit from $1 million Supporting Black Communities initiative
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The Philadelphia Foundation has created a fund designed to bolster the Black-led nonprofits that serve the region's Black communities.The Black Community Leaders Fund will build on a $1 million...more

Backed by $1M Facebook gift, Philadelphia Foundation establishes fund for Black-led nonprofits
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Grants will be awarded on a rolling basis. “We're providing funding directly to the Philadelphia Foundation to build on its track record of supporting...more

Forman Arts Initiative and Philadelphia Foundation create new fund for artists & non-profits, plus ...
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Art Works, a new $3 million grant program for community-based organizations and emerging artists. Art Works is designed to support arts, culture...more

Philadelphia Foundation and Forman Arts Initiative partner to create the $3 million Art Works grant ...
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FAI and Philadelphia Foundation is creating a grant to support local artists. Photo: Philadelphia...more

New 'Art Works' program will grant $3 million to emerging Philly artists and community arts groups
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... Philadelphia Foundation to launch Art Works, a $3 million grant program ... artists in the Philadelphia region, the foundation announced...more

Money moves: Wells Fargo regional foundations transfer $100M in charitable assets to ...
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Plus, Congreso de Latinos Unidos receives $5M grant, and the Eagles Social Justice Fund awards $460K to 24 nonprofits. Money moves: Wells...more

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“The IFPDA Foundation Grants and Book Awards are unique in that they highlight the vitality of the printmaking world and champion its...more

Full-Circle Support
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PBGC founders, many of whom worked in traditional philanthropy, recognized the inherent power dynamic between philanthropic institutions,...more

Connolly Foundation steps in to COVID response with grants
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... drum by publicizing its philanthropy, except perhaps its high school scholarship and grant ... $100,000: Philadelphia Cultural Alliance & PIDC Community Capital — to join philanthropic...more

PHL COVID-19 Fund announces $2.1 million in latest grants
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More than $2.1 million will be distributed to 80 Philadelphia-area nonprofits in the seventh set of grants awarded by the PHL COVID-19...more

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Establishing a Social Enterprise Curriculum

Several British colleges and universities have embraced social entrepreneurship in their curriculum. Pathik Pathak at Southampton have introduced n interdisciplinary module in Social Enterprise, which is open to students of all year groups and across all disciplines.

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