News and Events


Announcing our 2020 Grant Finalists

It is our great pleasure to announce Impact100 Philadelphia’s six grant finalists, selected by our Focus Area Committees this past week. Our 2020 Grant Finalists are: ACLAMO – addresses the needs of low-income Latino communities in Montgomery County through education, wellness, and social service programs First Up – equips early childhood professionals, families, and other...

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Our first virtual event for members

Our thanks to Philanthropy Network’s Sidney Hargro for his thoughtful reflections during our Spring Education program. Though we were virtual, it was lovely to see and be with members, and think about philanthropy’s role at this time. Here’s the recording.

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Pondering the appeal of collective giving in Generocity

Philadelphia Inquirer Looks at Giving Circle Growth

Change in Funding Region for 2020

New for the 2020 grants, Impact100 Philadelphia’s funding region will include only the five-county Philadelphia region in Pennsylvania, and will no longer include Camden County, NJ. This decision was made with mixed feelings, as Impact100 Philly has funded several outstanding Camden organizations over the years, and our members are proud and honored to have made...

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2019 Full Proposal and Site-Visited Organizations

These 66 organizations were invited by Impact100 Philadelphia member volunteers to submit a full proposal. Of them, 28 advanced to site visits conducted by our members.   A Woman’s Place ACHIEVEability* ACLAMO Family Centers Adoption Center of Delaware Valley After-School All-Stars Philadelphia and Camden Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture ArtWell ASAP/After School Activities Partnerships* Bicycle Coalition...

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Hear From Our Grantees

Impact100 Philadelphia was thrilled to welcome hundreds of members, friends, and guests at our eleventh Annual Meeting on June 3. We enjoyed reconnecting with 2017 and 2018 grant recipients and were delighted to hear from our “Class of 2019” Focus Area Committee finalists: Musicopia, Education Law Center, Neighborhood Gardens Trust, Youth Sentencing and Reentry Project,...

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2018-19 Board Farewell

When women join Impact100 Philadelphia, we are told the organization is “guilt-free”. Although it is great to see volunteer events, site visits, meetups, and educational activities jammed packed, members are encouraged to participate only as much as their schedules and individual interests permit. Some members assume leadership positions on Impact100 Philadelphia’s Board of Directors. Our...

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Welcome 2019-2020 Board of Directors!

Although we may want to bask in the glow of our June 3 Annual Meeting, when five organizations received core mission and general operating grants, Impact100 Philadelphia is already hard at work to make the next year bigger and better for our members and local nonprofit community. We are guided by our working Board of...

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Meet our 2019 Grantees!

Impact100 Philadelphia Awards $382,500 in Funding to Five Area Nonprofits Last night, Impact100 Philadelphia voted to award $382,500 in grants at their eleventh Annual Meeting. At the Crystal Tea Room in the historic John Wanamaker building, Impact100 members heard presentations from five grant finalists and cast their votes for those organizations that received Core Mission...

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