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On gentrification, education and teamwork: Neighbors Investing in Childs Elementary purpose

Mar. 6, 2018 7:00 am

On gentrification, education and teamwork: Neighbors Investing in Childs Elementary

Columnist Akeem Dixon interviews NICE President Jennifer Devor on how the volunteer org connects parents to resources while tackling the challenges that arise when we talk about race, change, outdated policies and class.
Here’s a social impact developer’s take on Councilman Johnson’s RCO bill purpose

Mar. 11, 2016 10:12 am

Here’s a social impact developer’s take on Councilman Johnson’s RCO bill

Philly Office Retail founder Ken Weinstein weighs in on the bill that would set a code of conduct, of sorts, for registered community organizations hosting zoning meetings.
How a hyperlocal arts festival in South Philly hopes to mend a neighborhood method

Mar. 1, 2016 10:38 am

How a hyperlocal arts festival in South Philly hopes to mend a neighborhood

The Hello Arts Festival is a year in the making.
Point Breeze is the New Home for Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore purpose

Jun. 26, 2015 12:55 pm

Point Breeze is the New Home for Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore

Nonprofit home improvement store and donation center raises funds to support Habitat’s mission to build and repair homes
PointBold Aims to Bring a Neighborhood Together Through Art method

Apr. 28, 2015 12:30 pm

PointBold Aims to Bring a Neighborhood Together Through Art

The project is the brainchild of Philadelphia theater artist and educator Lee Ann Etzold.
City Council President Darrell Clarke Announces Plan to Build 1,500 Units of Affordable Housing method

Mar. 20, 2014 10:48 am

City Council President Darrell Clarke Announces Plan to Build 1,500 Units of Affordable Housing

Martin Luther King Plaza in South Philadelphia, an affordable housing development completed in 2011. Image via Flickr user Payton Chung City Council President Darrell Clarke announced a plan on Monday for the city to subsidize the construction of 1,500 affordable housing units. The plan calls for 1,000 rental units and 500 ownership units located in […]

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