May

01

EVENT:

Total Impact Philadelphia 2019

Wednesday, May 01, 2019
All Day

at Convene

Join Total Impact Philadelphia for two days devoted to helping investors align their values and their mission by providing the tools to deliver financial and social goals.

Ideas We Should Steal: Tech for Turnout

Roxanne Patel Shepelavy chronicles how two years after the presidential election galvanized mostly progressive technologists, their innovations brought more voters to the polls in 2018

Do Something: Earth Day Edition

In honor of Earth Day, some tips on how to be an advocate for the planet this week—and all year 'round

By Jamie Bogert

Do Something: Remember the Lenape

This weekend, clean up Girard, learn about Philadelphia's public health, take a tour of Brewerytown, and more!

By John Fey

Reality Check: Mayor Kenney’s Black Problem

The Mayor’s office and board appointees are overwhelmingly white. WURD’s afternoon host wonders: Has he delivered on what he promised to Black voters?

By Charles D. Ellison

The Citizen Recommends: Science on Screen

Bryn Mawr Film Institute kicked off its 2nd spotlight on the sciences this week

By Siobhan Gleason

Business For Good: Sapient Industries

The Philly startup provides companies the tools to save energy costs—and preserve the planet. So far, 120,000 building clients have signed on

By Jessica Press

Ideas We Should Steal: Tech for Turnout

Two years after the presidential election galvanized mostly progressive technologists, their innovations brought more voters to the polls in 2018. Expect more of that in Philly, too

By Roxanne Patel Shepelavy