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Why Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is advocating for protected bike lanes people

May 30, 2017 11:18 am

Why Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is advocating for protected bike lanes

It's about creating a "cultural barrier" as well as increasing safety, as Communications Manager Randy LoBasso explains in his "Around the Corner" interview.
Yasmine Mustafa was just named one of BBC’s 100 Women 2016 people

Nov. 22, 2016 10:56 am

Yasmine Mustafa was just named one of BBC’s 100 Women 2016

The latest in a string of awards and recognitions for the ROAR for Good cofounder — even though the company hasn't brought its public safety product to market yet.
GlaxoSmithKline just awarded 10 Philly nonprofits $40K each funding

Nov. 21, 2016 10:48 am

GlaxoSmithKline just awarded 10 Philly nonprofits $40K each

Youth sports, safety, housing and community health were the areas of interest this year for the healthcare company.
MSNBC takes a long look at the cycle of poverty in Philadelphia purpose

Nov. 8, 2016 7:25 am

MSNBC takes a long look at the cycle of poverty in Philadelphia

The network's Geography of Poverty series reports on how the criminal justice system has kept many Philadelphians trapped in the cycle of poverty.
Find Out How City Council is Addressing Key Business Issues method

Apr. 30, 2015 12:45 pm

Find Out How City Council is Addressing Key Business Issues

GPCC will hold an event May 6 with three City Council members to discuss key issues affecting local business
ROAR for Good aims to reduce sexual assault through fashionable safety accessories purpose

May 28, 2014 12:03 pm

ROAR for Good aims to reduce sexual assault through fashionable safety accessories

ROAR, founded by entrepreneur Yasmine Mustafa and still in development, will be a jewelry line of safety accessories embedded with a high-pitched alarm and intense light.
Event: WHYY’s What Makes Schools Safe? method

Dec. 2, 2013 9:00 am

Event: WHYY’s What Makes Schools Safe?

In the year since the Sandy Hook shooting, controversy over gun laws and the nation’s mental health system has continued to be a national debate. On December 7th, WHYY looks to continue the community dialogue around the question, “How do we make our schools safe again?” in an event held at the University of Delaware’s Wilmington Campus. […]
Biking in the City: Philadelphia Weekly Sparks Conversation on the Struggle Between Bikes vs. Cars purpose

Aug. 30, 2013 11:40 am

Biking in the City: Philadelphia Weekly Sparks Conversation on the Struggle Between Bikes vs. Cars

For anyone who's part of the nearly 2 percent of Philadelphians who regularly bike, you know it's an adventure to say the least. Motorists, pedestrians, buses, potholes, and the unexpected surprises can make a daily commute feel more like a game of Frogger.
Philadelphia Children’s Alliance to Open Central Location results

Aug. 22, 2013 3:45 pm

Philadelphia Children’s Alliance to Open Central Location

After over 20 years of working with children who have been the victim of sexual abuse, the Philadelphia Children's Alliance is getting a central location.
Temple University Web Survey Analyzes Youth Related Anti-Violence Services results

Aug. 20, 2013 4:02 pm

Temple University Web Survey Analyzes Youth Related Anti-Violence Services

The City of Philadelphia and Temple University's Department of Criminal Justice are conducting a web survey that aims to provide a better understanding of the landscape of youth related organizations working to reduce violence throughout the city.

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