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Philanthropy Network's Board is seeking a dynamic leader to serve as our next Executive Director. Learn more.

2015 Year in Review

Paul DiLorenzo 

Read highlights from our past year.


The Nonprofit Repositioning Fund is a collaborative effort to improve the capacity, effectiveness, and financial health of Greater Philadelphia's nonprofit sector. Learn more.

About Us

Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia is the region’s membership association for organizations and individuals active in philanthropy. Our 150+ members represent a broad spectrum of funder types, interests and approaches that reflect the increasing diversity of philanthropy. Our purpose is to educate and inspire members to do their best giving.

Toward a More Perfect Union:
Strengthening the Sector Together

It's a wrap!
Thanks to the more than 400 regional leaders who joined us on November 17 for a day of inspiring conversation on how we can work together to build a stronger social sector.
Watch for photos, videos and resources from the event to be posted soon.


William Penn Foundation to invest $100 million in the city's Rebuild effort


The William Penn Foundation is committing $100 million to support Rebuild, Philadelphia's seven-year, $500 million initiative to revitalize Philadelphia's parks, libraries and rec center as a way to fight poverty and strengthen neighborhoods. The grant is the largest in foundation's history. William Penn's interim executive director Shawn McCaney called Rebuild an "unprecedented and once-in-a-generation opportunity" and said it could become a national model for data-driven community reinvestment, which could spur support from national donors. READ MORE

Latest edition of the Journal of Change celebrates IBC Foundation's five year milestone

Journal of ChangeIBC Foundation created the Journal of Change to provide an in-depth exploration of the rapidly shifting health care landscape and to showcase new ideas and initiatives that will affect the way we live. Marking its five year milestone, the latest issue of the Journal highlights the relationship between health and philanthropy as seen through the lens of the foundation's partner organizations, and features approaches to community health in the five-county region through modern philanthropy, community-based approaches, embracing diversity and population health promotion. An article by Philanthropy Network, Leading Change by Working Together (pgs 7-9) showcases how members are collaborating to deliver impact. READ MORE.



Trauma-Informed Philanthropy:
A Funder's Resource Guide for Supporting
Trauma-Informed Practice in the Delaware Valley

Released in October 2016, this new guide was developed as a partnership of Philanthropy Network, Thomas Scattergood Behavioral Health Foundation, and United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey with the goal of raising awareness among funders about ACEs (adverse childhood experiences), trauma, and resilience and help them understand how they can apply trauma-informed practice to their work.


At our 2016 Annual Members' Meeting on April 6, we released a brand new report on Sparking Solutions, our initiative to actively promote and foster collaborative philanthropy that improves conditions, creates opportunities and changes lives in Greater Philadelphia. Launched in 2013, Sparking Solutions embodies a simple yet powerful idea: funders have to work collaboratively, with each other and across sectors, if we are to move the needle on critical challenges in the region. Read more.


Foundation Maps: Greater Philadelphia

uilt on the Foundation Center’s powerful data visualization platform, Foundation Maps: Greater Philadelphia is a dynamic new tool shows the most detailed, up-to-date grants data available for our region Find out moreabout the Get on the Map campaign.
Philanthropy Network members can login to our website to access the map here.


Latest News

• Call for Sessions: 2017 Collective Impact Convening (deadline 12/11/16)

• Chester County Fund for Women and Girls 2017 Kitchen Table Award (deadline 12/22/16)

Women for Social Innovation Fund (application deadline 1/6/17)

 Chester County Fund for Women and Girls Core Grants (application deadline 5pm on 1/13/17)

The Philadelphia Foundation Edna W. Andrade Fund (application deadline 5pm on 2/3/17)



Executive Director - Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia