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Love your Blackness with Asian Arts Initiative purpose

Jan. 30, 2017 9:53 am

Love your Blackness with Asian Arts Initiative

AAI is bringing over 20 artists together to address tensions between Black and Asian communities and create art in solidarity.
Identify the top 10 social issues for Trump’s first 100 days with Penn purpose

Jan. 10, 2017 10:13 am

Identify the top 10 social issues for Trump’s first 100 days with Penn

The university's School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) is offering a free course where participants will collaborate with faculty to create a list of priorities for the incoming administration.
15 social impact leaders we’ll be following in 2017 people

Dec. 28, 2016 12:59 pm

15 social impact leaders we’ll be following in 2017

The voices we're most excited to keep up with in the new year.
Norris Square youth ponder the costs of privilege purpose

Dec. 9, 2016 12:42 pm

Norris Square youth ponder the costs of privilege

Youth at Norris Square Neighborhood Project will have their art on display Friday, Dec. 16.
Empowering the living by memorializing the lost in North Philly’s Village purpose

Dec. 6, 2016 12:58 pm

Empowering the living by memorializing the lost in North Philly’s Village

In Village of Arts and Humanities's SPACES residency program, a Nigerian sculptor is building out a community art project that explores how different cultures remember those who've passed.
Livestream this Mural Arts event happening inside Graterford purpose

Nov. 30, 2016 7:37 am

Livestream this Mural Arts event happening inside Graterford

Mural Arts Guild Program is hosting high-profile artists at the prison to kick off "Voices," a project hoping to draw attention to incarceration reform.
North Philly Peace Park is crowdfunding to build a school funding

Nov. 22, 2016 12:57 pm

North Philly Peace Park is crowdfunding to build a school

If the $20K comes through, the Sala Nkrumah Institute for Creative Labor will be one more step toward the park becoming what it once was before being forced to relocate.
A suit company wants to turn Philly inmates into artisan tailors purpose

Oct. 28, 2016 12:55 pm

A suit company wants to turn Philly inmates into artisan tailors

Hong Kong-based Bonham Strand is launching in Philadelphia, spearheaded by Penn grad and social entrepreneur Jong Lee.
Why ethical redevelopment is just an idea — for now method

Oct. 7, 2016 12:41 pm

Why ethical redevelopment is just an idea — for now

The real challenge is figuring out how it can actually work in historically marginalized urban communities.
Citizens Planning Institute just dropped a nifty resource for the civic engagement crowd results

Aug. 23, 2016 3:07 pm

Citizens Planning Institute just dropped a nifty resource for the civic engagement crowd

Citizen Toolkit is a collection of best practices from 15 neighborhood leaders across Philadelphia.

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