North Central Philadelphia Archives - Generocity Philly

North Central Philadelphia

Commentary: North Philadelphia residents fight for its future, call to stop gentrification and displacement purpose

Jul. 21, 2021 12:21 pm

Commentary: North Philadelphia residents fight for its future, call to stop gentrification and displacement

Generocity contributor Marilyn Kai Jewett, herself North Philly born and raised, speaks to community members about their ongoing work to make sure the neighborhood isn't "rewritten."
North Philly Awarded $30 Million Federal Grant for Neighborhood Improvement purpose

Jul. 2, 2014 12:09 pm

North Philly Awarded $30 Million Federal Grant for Neighborhood Improvement

Image via Neighborhood Choice Transformation Plan Mayor Nutter announced on Monday that Philadelphia won a $30 million grant from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) through the Obama Administration’s Choice Neighborhoods Initiative. The grant will go towards the implementation of a comprehensive “Transformation Plan” to improve North Central Philadelphia through housing development, educational […]

Sign-up for daily news updates from Generocity