News and Events

News & Events

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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PRESS RELEASE: 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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Cultivating the Next Generation of Philanthropists

Founders Fellow Katie Muller Reports from the Women’s Collective Giving Grantmakers Conference From March 12-14, 250 women from across the country gathered in Jacksonville, Florida to celebrate and discuss the power of collective giving grant-making. In this model, individuals pool their money into a fund and, together, oversee a professional grant-making process that awards funding...

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Impact100 Philadelphia to Host National Conference

The Spotlight on Women’s Grantmaking will Shine In Philly. We are very excited to announce that Impact100 has been selected to host the Women’s Collective Giving Grantmakers Network (WCGN) Conference in Fall of 2018. WCGN represents 49 organizations that, to date, have granted over $80 million to nonprofits throughout the U.S. Representatives from member organizations will...

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EVENT – 3/30/2017 Founders Fellowship Happy Hour

Please Join Us on Thursday, March 30, 2017 from 5:30-7:30 PM for a networking happy hour at The Cooperage Wine & Whiskey Bar, 123 S. 7th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106. Come mingle and network with other young members of Impact100 Philadelphia. This casual and fun event will be an opportunity to meet other young women...

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Impact100 Philadelphia at the National Leadership Forum of the Women’s Collective Giving Grantmakers Network

Our Founders and Fellows represented Impact100 Philadelphia at the National Leadership Forum of the Women’s Collective Giving Grantmakers Network. Sue Dubow and Mary Broach presented “Cultivating Leaders : A Workshop on the Role of Committees in Building Leaders”. Ellan Bernstein and Katie Muller participated on a panel, “Fellows Programs Evolve: Fellows Programs – and Fellows...

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