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This successful Black-led org couldn’t get a loan that wasn’t predatory. Philanthropy needs to step up purpose

Nov. 17, 2020 10:00 am

This successful Black-led org couldn’t get a loan that wasn’t predatory. Philanthropy needs to step up

"YEAH is working on a shoestring, breaking the cycle of violence in Cobbs Creek. The program is evidence-based, and we should be tripping over ourselves to fund it," says guest columnist Sarah Martinez-Helfman.
How Philly is Trying to Restore Its Forests method

Mar. 24, 2015 11:30 am

How Philly is Trying to Restore Its Forests

Wigard Woods in the Wissahickon, Haddington Woods in Cobbs Creek and Three Springs Hollow in Pennypack are all being restored by Parks and Recreation’s Urban Forestry and Ecosystem Management Division.

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