News and Events

News & Events

Founders Fellowship Kicks Off 4th Annual Application Process

Impact100 Philadelphia, our collective giving non-profit organization, is sponsoring the fourth year of an innovative program called the Founders Fellowship. The purpose of the program is to encourage young women to learn about philanthropy and the critical issues that affect the Philadelphia region and to participate in the work of a collective giving grantmaking organization....

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WCGN 2018 Conference & 7th National Leadership Forum

Impact100 Philadelphia will host the Women’s Collective Giving Grantmakers Network 2018 Conference and 7th National Leadership Forum.  Stay tuned for details for October 2018. Dates and venue coming soon! For now, check out WCGN’s June Newsletter and stay up to date!

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Generocity Philly – Impact100 Philadelphia just granted out $360K to 5 nonprofits

‘This grant cycle marks the first time Impact100 has awarded core mission grants instead of programmatic grants, a sign of trust-based grant making. “Instead of having us tell the nonprofits, ‘This is the best use of [our] money, we’re empowering them and letting them tell us where the money is best used,” grants co-chair Emily...

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Impact100 Philadelphia Awards $360K to Local Nonprofits

IMPACT100 PHILADELPHIA AWARDS $360,000 IN FUNDING TO FIVE AREA NONPROFITS!   On June 5th 2017, Impact100 Philadelphia voted to award $360,000 in Core Mission and General Operating grants at their ninth Annual Meeting.   At the Crystal Tea Room in the historic John Wanamaker building, Impact100 members heard presentations from five grant finalists and voted...

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EVENT – 6/5/2017 Annual Meeting and Grant Awards Celebration

Don’t miss the opportunity to hear from the five focus area finalists selected during our 9th Grant Cycle, and to cast your vote for the three $100,000 grants.   VOLUNTEERS NEEDED If you would like to help at this event click here.   Monday, June 5, 2017 6-9 pm Crystal Tea Room 100 Penn Square...

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Impact100 Philadelphia Announces 2017 Grant Award Finalists

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 17, 2017   CONTACT: Allison Schapker, Communications Chair allisonimpact100@gmail.com   IMPACT100 PHILADELPHIA ANNOUNCES 2017 GRANT FINALISTS TOTAL GRANTS AWARDED SINCE FOUNDING IN 2008 SURPASS $2.3 MILLION FIVE PHILADELPHIA NONPROFITS COMPETE FOR $360,000 IN GRANTS   Tweet: @Impact100Philly awards $360,000 to 5 area nonprofits & will select winners at our Annual Meeting...

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EVENT – 5/24/2017 Philadelphia Magic Gardens Tour (members-only)

We are excited to invite Impact100 members and their guests to a private tour of Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens, artist Isaiah Zagar’s urban masterpiece on South Street. May 24, 2017, from 5:30 – 7:00 pm rain or shine.  We’ll meet at PMG gates at 5:30 pm. The cost is $12, non-refundable. Payment must be made via PayPal at...

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EVENT – 4/24/2017 Impact100 Philadelphia Spring Education Program

Why are many of Philadelphia’s biggest companies choosing to go green, as in green roofs? What will the Rail Park project – our own version of New York City’s High Line – mean for both urban and exurban Philadelphians? How has the Indego bike sharing program dramatically improved people’s lives in neighborhoods throughout the city?...

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Art Reach Observation Days!

Come see Art-Reach in action during April, May, and June! Art-Reach, a recipient of a 2016 Impact100 Philadelphia project grant, is making great strides in expanding cultural participation for people with disabilities! Art-Reach has told us how powerful our support has been and would like to give Impact100 members an opportunity to see our grant...

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April 2017 Letter From Our Co-Presidents

Dear Fellow Impact100 Philadelphia Members, Last week, members directly involved in the grant review process have been engaging in serious discussions around the community needs our grant applicants work to fulfill. Presented with so many significant funding opportunities, we have been impressed by the quality of critical thinking and respectful discourse taking place as FAC...

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