Business for Good: The Merchants Fund

The 150-year-old organization gives help to small businesses when they need it, $10,000 at a time

By Patrick Bilow

Event: A Conversation with Ali Velshi and Richard Vague

At a Citizen members event at the Fitler Club, the MSNBC host and the philanthropist/businessman talked about the economy, politics and the goodness of Americans

Ideas We Should Steal: Neighbor-powered realty co-ops

In Minneapolis, neighbors joined together to develop property in their community. Could that approach ensure Philly residents benefit from their changing neighborhoods too?

By Jessica Press

The University And The City

Drexel’s Metro Finance Lab director on how universities can and should be a moral leader in building equitable, inclusive, successful cities

By Bruce Katz
Jul

17

EVENT:

A Brief History of Doom

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019
6:30 pm-8 pm

at Fitler Club

A conversation between MSNBC's Ali Velshi and Richard Vague

To Grow Or Not To Grow

Helen Gym, Allan Domb, the Chamber and other stakeholders are all talking about “inclusive growth.” Larry Platt asks: what might that look like here?

A Better Way To Build

The director of Drexel’s Metro Finance Lab looks at Cincinnati’s historic transformation of its once moribund core. It’s a model Philly, and other cities, should follow

By Bruce Katz

To Grow Or Not To Grow

Helen Gym, Allan Domb, the Chamber and other stakeholders are all talking about “inclusive growth.” What might that look like here?

By Larry Platt