SMP’s mission is to bring yoga and mindfulness to students and teachers in Philadelphia’s underserved schools, paving the way for greater physical and emotional well-being. Meet our Awkward Networker #Networking4Good honoree: Hally Bayer, Board Member of The School Mindfulness Project (SMP)! A New Harvard study reveals that mindfulness education in the classroom can reduce the negative... Continue Reading →
You know that cup of coffee you had with someone that changed your career or life? Imagine 1 million of those, and you’ll understand why Heather Qader is our #Networking4Good honoree.
Congratulations to Anna Bohl-Fabian for being recognized as a #Networking4Good honoree! As a Board Member of the Spruce Foundation, Anna uses her networking opportunities to develop the next generation of philanthropists in Philadelphia! For people like Anna, networking events aren't about exchanging business cards and asking people if they'd be interested in grabbing a cup... Continue Reading →
Alicia Kennedy is this week's #Networking4Good honoree, for her work with Alpha Bravo Canine to help our nation's veterans. In 2014, an average of 20 veterans committed suicide each day. Alicia and Alpha Bravo Canine are working to bring this average to zero. Alpha Bravo Canine’s provides trained service dogs to U.S. military veterans suffering from Post-traumatic... Continue Reading →
This week's #Networking4Good feature is Rob Wilson, for his work with West Philadelphia's Alliance for Children. 95% of Philadelphia public elementary schools lack a functioning library. Rob is our first feature in the #Networking4Good series for a reason. He's been focusing his networking activities not only for professional growth, but also for the advancement of... Continue Reading →