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Request for Proposals: Project Manager

Date posted: January 10, 2020

The Rider-Pool Foundation and The Century Fund are pleased to announce a request for proposals for a Project Manager. The Project Manager will serve a critical role in community development initiatives in Allentown, Pennsylvania within […]

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Batts named Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Culture of Health Leader

Date posted: December 9, 2019

We are excited to announce that Hasshan Batts, Executive Director of The Promise Neighborhoods of the Lehigh Valley and a Rider-Pool Foundation Collective Impact Fellow has been selected to participate in one of the Robert […]

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Program Officers Contribute to Professional Events

Date posted: November 12, 2019

This fall, Ronald Dendas, Program Officer for The Dorothy Rider-Pool Health Care Trust and The Rider-Pool Foundation joined the Eastern PA Healthcare Executives Network panel on “Improving the Health Status of Your Community” held on […]

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Collective Impact Fellowship 2019-2020 Announced

Date posted: October 7, 2019

ALLENTOWN, PA – October 7, 2019 – The Rider-Pool Foundation has announced the participants of the sixth year of the Collective Impact Fellowship Program as follows: Nate Boateng, Project Analyst, Network Transformation, Department of Community […]

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The Rider-Pool Foundation Featured in Morning Call

Date posted: September 8, 2019

The Rider-Pool Foundation: Putting people at the center of their work When you think of philanthropy, what comes to mind? Shannon Sigafoos of The Morning Call discusses the history and current activities of The Rider-Pool […]

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“Community Commons Hubs” Transition to “Engagement Network”

Date posted: August 7, 2019

“The Engagement Network has grown, which has shifted the way we are using it.  With each step, we understand each other better, we understand the data better, and we see how we can partner differently […]

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2018 Annual Report

Date posted: July 25, 2019

The Rider-Pool Foundation’s 2018 Annual Report is now available.

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The Rider-Pool Foundation Moves to 100% Proactive Grantmaking

Date posted: July 17, 2019

The Rider-Pool Foundation Moves to 100% Proactive Grantmaking Over the last five years, The Rider-Pool Foundation has moved in the direction of proactive grantmaking – awarding a smaller number of grants in larger amounts that […]

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Data Visualization Expert Leads Spring Community of Practice

Date posted: July 11, 2019

Ann Emery’s work as a data visualization expert addresses a pointed question: “Is your data sitting around in spreadsheets – dusty, unused, and forgotten about?” Emery offers encouragement and hands-on training to transform important technical […]

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Op-Ed Offers “Three More Things” … Read On.

Date posted: July 10, 2019

July 2, 2019: A Your View column after Congresswoman Susan Wild’s speech offers “Three More Things” that can be done to help prevent deaths by suicide. Thanks to the Lehigh County Suicide Prevention Task Force […]

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