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Celebrating One Year of Capacity Commons

By Aruni Ranaweera | Jun 19, 2020

One year ago today, Common Impact launched Capacity Commons, a free, online one-stop-shop for skills-based volunteering. Capacity Commons was developed in partnership with the Charles Schwab Foundation to lower barriersOne year ago today, Common Impact launched Capacity Commons, a free, online one-stop-shop for skills-based

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Skills for Cities 2020: Keeping Promises

By Admin | Jun 17, 2020

Edit: Since the publishing of this press release, Skills for Cities 2020 has been opened to nonprofits and companies nationwide. For more information on how to get your team involvedEdit: Since the publishing of this press release, Skills for Cities 2020 has been opened to

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Leveraging Sustainable Fashion to Achieve Economic Self-Sufficiency

By Admin | Jun 15, 2020

For some, fashion is style, clothing and design. For Custom Collaborative, a NYC-based workforce development nonprofit, fashion is the path towards empowerment, self-sufficiency and success. Founded in 2015 by Ngozi Okaro,For some, fashion is style, clothing and design. For Custom Collaborative, a NYC-based workforce development

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Nonprofits Fighting for Racial Equity

By Emily Patrick | Jun 11, 2020

Every day, racial equity nonprofits provide vital services and resources to Black Americans and other people of color who are disproportionately affected by police brutality and other forms of race-basedEvery day, racial equity nonprofits provide vital services and resources to Black Americans and other

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