Strengthening Nonprofits

Campaign for Working Families Free Tax Sites Now Open

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Date: 
April 15, 2015
Visit one of our free tax sites! Receive an accurate refund fast and free. We provide tax preparation to families with incomes less than $53,00 and individuals with incomes less than $20,000.

From January 26 until April 15, Campaign for Working Families (CWF) will be opening free tax sites throughout the city. A total of 20 free tax sites, staffed by IRS certified community volunteers, will offer e-filing and direct deposit. In addition, these locations will provide options to purchase saving bonds and pre-paid debit cards, and screenings for public benefits.

Coalition U: Social Media for Nonprofits

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Date: 
February 6, 2015
Join us next Friday to learn some of the best social media practices to help your nonprofit or community organization improve its online presence

On Friday, February 6, 2015, Coalition U will host its first workshop of 2015. Social Media for Nonprofits will focus on assisting nonprofit and community organizations with developing or enhancing best practices for using social media. Attendees will have the opportunity to work collbaratively and share their experiences of social media practices that have and have not worked for their organizations.

Philadelphia Ballhawks Fundraiser

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Date: 
March 1, 2015
Price: 
$10.00
Bring in March Madness by joining the Philadelphia Ballhawks at their very first fundraiser for 2015.

On Sunday, March 1, 2015 from 4pm-9pm, the Philadelphia Ballhawks will be hosting their first fundraiser for 2015. This exciting event will be held at the 22nd Street Cafe, owned by Big 5 legend, Lionel Simmons. The entrance fee is $10.00. payable at the door. Tickets will be issued on a first come, first serve basis, so get there early. We hope to see you there!

Global Citizen: King Day of Service at Girard College

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Date: 
January 19, 2015
Join Global Citizen at Girard College for a King Day of Service for Health & Wellness screenings and a Kids Carnival.

Come join Global Citizen on January 19th, 2015 at Girard College for their King Day of Service event. Beginning at 8am, organizations will host a Health and Wellness Fair that will provide expert health advice, screenings for diabetes, sickle cell anemia, HIV/AIDS and CPR training. At 9am, the King Day of Service Kids Carnival will offer service opportunities, stories and art projects all relating to the life, legacy and teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King.

Meet the Funders Panel Discussion: The Nonprofit Center of Lasalle University's School of Business

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Date: 
January 23, 2015
An all-star panel of grantmakers with a diverse array of funders, including Barra Foundation, Lenfest Foundation, and Samuel S. Fels Fund and many more.

On Thursday, January 23, 2015 from 8:30am-10:30am, The Nonprofit Center Of Lasalle University's School of Business will hold a "Meet the Funders" Panel Discussion. Attend to hear directly from top local funders about what makes a successful request. Get tips, learn trends, concentrate your energies in the right placees and share your business card. You will hear information you won't hear anyplace else. You get direct word on what funders are thinking and what they're looking for. You get answers to all your questions.