On The Table Greater Philly

PHILADELPHIA FOUNDATION AND KNIGHT FOUNDATION PARTNER FOR THIRD TIME TO INSPIRE & STRENGTHEN LOCAL COMMUNITIES ON OCT. 17 THROUGH ON THE TABLE PHILLY

  CONVERSATIONS WILL SEEK IDEAS ON ISSUES THAT MATTER TO RESIDENTS   Philadelphia, PA (Sept. 6, 2018) — Philadelphia Foundation with support from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation will again engage residents and inspire solutions to strengthen communities in the Greater Philadelphia region by hosting open dialogues on issues that matter. This […]

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Philadelphia Foundation City Council Candidate Convention Videos

How do On the Table conversations turn into action? One of the most important types of civic engagement is voting in elections.  In 2018, in keeping with our commitment of bringing our diverse community together, On The Table Philly hosts and participants discussed local issues and were asked to give us a wish list of questions to ask the candidates […]

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Philadelphia Foundation hosted a City Council Candidate Convention at the WHYY Studios

How do On the Table conversations turn into action? One of the most important types of civic engagement is voting in elections.  In 2018, in keeping with our commitment of bringing our diverse community together, On The Table Philly hosts and participants discussed local issues and were asked to give us a wish list of questions to ask the candidates […]

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Table for Two: Foundation Leaders Talk On the Table

Community foundations are much more than grant makers — but, sometimes that isn’t always recognized by the communities they serve. In this “Table for Two,” we talk to the heads of two very different community foundations and learn how they embraced their role as On the Table conveners and used what they learned to inform their work. Philadelphia […]

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THE PHILADELPHIA FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES 43 PROJECTS TO BE FUNDED THROUGH $1,000 ON THE TABLE PHILLY “ACTIVATE” MINI-GRANTS

Philadelphia, PA (Jan. 14, 2019) – The Philadelphia Foundation has announced 43 projects selected for $1,000 “Activate” mini-grants to help transform ideas generated during last year’s On the Table Philly into tangible initiatives that will improve the Greater Philadelphia region.   The recipients were selected from 80 who applied following their participation in On the Table Phillyconversations on Nov. 8, […]

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