Upcoming Events

Thursday, March 6, 2014

PhotoPhilanthropy’s 2014 Spring Celebration
White Walls Gallery, San Francisco
For more information, please contact [email protected]

Friday, March 7, 2014

PhotoPhilanthropy presents two dynamic photography workshops

Workshop #1:
Mobile Photography & Storytelling
with Richard Koci Hernandez, Ed Kashi, and Instagram’s Tyson Wheatley moderated by André Hermann
1:00pm – 2:30pm

Workshop #2:
Photography & Empathy
with Ed Kashi, Amy Yenkin of Open Society Documentary Photography Project, and Oren Ziv from ActiveStills, moderated by PhotoPhilanthropy founder Nancy Farese
3:00pm – 4:30pm

$50 for both workshops ($20 for students)
Kelly Cullen Community, 220 Golden Gate Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102
Register here.

Saturday, March 8, 2014

The 5th Annual PhotoPhilanthropy Activist Awards
Kelly Cullen Community, 220 Golden Gate Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102.
Admission to this event is free. RSVP here.
You can also watch the live-stream at

The PhotoPhilanthropy Activist Awards identify outstanding work done by photographers in collaboration with nonprofit organizations worldwide, with prizes ranging from $2,000-$15,000.

Join us on March 8 for this special live-judging event with Carroll Bogert, Richard Koci Hernandez, James Wellford, Amy Yenkin, Oren Ziv, and Ed Kashi. Our distinguished Activist Awards Jury will discuss and select the winning photo essays among 190 photographers, representing 166 nonprofits worldwide. In addition, we will announce the winner of the Your Photo for Social Change Mission with EyeEm.

SCHEDULE (all times are approximate and may be subject to change)

Morning Session:

10:00 – Welcome and introductions

10:15 – MOBILE photography discussion and Your Photo for Social Change Mission with EyeEm winner announced

10:50 – STUDENT essays

11:15 – STUDENT winner announced

11:30 – AMATEUR essays

12:25 – AMATEUR winner announced

12:30 – Lunch break

Afternoon Session:

1:55 – PROFESSIONAL essays

4:10 – PROFESSIONAL winner announced

4:15 – Audience Q & A

5:00 – Program ends

You can participate in the discussion by using the hashtag #ActivistAwards or tweet us @PhotoPhilan.

Please click here for more information.