43rd Anniversary Breakfast

When people work together, great things happen…

This year’s event — Public Private Partnerships: Advancing Community Development — celebrates the incredible impact that our collaborations have had on the region.

Join us for Philadelphia’s premier networking event, and rub shoulders with over 700 over the city’s movers and shakers. Don’t miss your opportunity to “get connected!”

Registration for this year's annual breakfast is now closed. For questions about tickets and sponsorships, please contact Addie Koch at (717) 309-5010 or Emily Cheramie Walz at 215-530-9588.

42nd Anniversary Breakfast Highlights

43rd Anniversary Breakfast Honorary Co-Chairs
Paul Brauer, Executive Vice President & COO,
and Sandy Brown, Director of Public Relations
Shop Rite/Brown’s Super Stores

Diane Melley, Vice President, Global Citizenship Initiatives,
Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs, IBM

David Cohen, Executive Vice President, Comcast Corporation

2012 Breakfast Award Honorees
Edward Rendell "Doer" Award
In honor of individuals who have made the communities of Philadelphia
a better place to live, work, and play.

William P. Hankowsky, Chairman, President, CEO, Liberty Property Trust

Dwight Evans Living Legacy Award
In honor of a policy leader who has committed to fostering the Coalition's mission.
Barbara Adams, Esq., General Counsel of the Philadelphia Housing Authority

Ernest Jones Community Leadership Award
In honor of a community organization and its leader
for contributing to the quality of life in our region.

Community Economic Development Committee:
Bill Smith, Senior Vice President, Community Investments, Citizens Bank
Rick Sauer, Executive Director, Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations
Donald Kelly, Director, Community and Economic Development, Urban Affairs Coalition


Brandywine Realty Trust
The Honorable Marian B. Tasco
Comcast Corporation/NBC10
Lenfest Group for Replica
Lindy Communities

The Lomax Family Foundation
Merck & Co., Inc.
Pepsi Beverages Company
Philadelphia Energy Solutions


Beverage Association of Philadelphia
Concordis Real Estate Advisors
Innovative Benefits Planning, LLC
Philadelphia International Records/Universal Companies
University of Pennsylvania

Beneficial Bank
Bimbo Bakeries
Brown's Family ShopRite
Dilworth Paxton
Elliott-Lewis Corporation
Farber Foundation
Foundations, Inc.
The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce
Guerin Management Consulting, Inc.
Herr Foods Inc.
L.F. Driscoll Company
La Salle University
Mercy Health System

Philadelphia Gas Works
Pennsylvania Convention Center Authority
Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency
The Philadelphia Foundation
Philadelphia Parking Authority
The Philadelphia Phillies
PRWT Services, Inc.
Stradley Ronon
SugarHouse Casino
Temple University
The Knight Foundation
United Healthcare Community Plan of Pennsylvania