Philadelphia Foundation Awards $25,000 Social Enterprise Grant to Good Samaritan Shelter


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The Philadelphia Foundation awards $25,000 grant to Good Samaritan Shelter (GSS) in Phoenixville to support its social enterprise program.

The grant will be used to employ the services of a consultant to conduct a feasibility study and develop a business scheme for a small business that GSS will run. The business aims to hire residents of the shelter, affording them a worthy job experience and income.


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