Awareness and Empowerment Seminars

MindSet Information Sessions

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Date: 
November 9, 2018
Individuals Underemployed, Unemployed, or Recently Released from Prison are Invited to Learn About MindSet, a New Free Program Focused on Career Development and Financial Stability

Individuals Underemployed, Unemployed, or Recently Released from Prison are Invited to Learn About MindSet, a New Free Program Focused on Career Development and Financial Stability

 

Draw the Lines PA debutes to end gerrymandering

Date: 
September 14, 2018
Draw the Lines PA (DTL) is barnstorming the state this fall to launch its three-year initiative to inform and engage Pennsylvanians around gerrymandering and democratic reform.

Empowering African American Healthcare

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Date: 
July 29, 2017
We invite you to join us for the National Medical Association’s (NMA) 115th Annual Convention and Scientific Assembly, July 29 through August 2 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at the Philadelphia Convention Center.

The convention is acclaimed as the nation’s foremost forum on medical science and African American health. In concert with our 26 dedicated Scientific Section Chairs, Convention Committee and staff, we have worked tirelessly to provide you with an extensive array of programs, sessions, and networking opportunities that will meet your professional and personal expectations.

Fatherhood and Parental Engagement Rountable

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Date: 
July 28, 2016
Do you want to learn more about fatherhood and opportunities that programs are offering to support those in the lives of their children? Join the Mayor's Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity as they host a workshop that covers this topic!

The July roundtable will provide an opportunity to learn more about the reality of fatherhood in low-income communities, the barriers that non-custodial fathers face in their attempts to be involved parents, and programs that are working to provide fathers with the skills and the confidence to take on a greater role in the lives of their children. 

Global Citizen Beer Summit: A Conversation on Race, Class, and Power

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Date: 
August 2, 2016
Price: 
$0.00
Join Global Citizen as they hold their 8th annual Beer Summit as they continue their discussion about race, class and power and how to overcome obstacles that have divided others!

At Global Citizen's 8th annual Beer Summit, attendees will be able to discuss with others the underlying issues today that continue to divide people apart in the U.S. Attendees will be able to meet, mingle, and talk about race, class, and power as well as other topics surrounding these 

ABAFAOILSS College Workshops and Fair

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Date: 
May 9, 2015
On Saturday, May 9, 2015, ABAFAOILSS is hosting their Annual Access Workshops and College Fair on Saturday, May 9th from 9:30am-12pm at the University of Pennsylvania.

On Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 9:30am-12pm, ABAFAOILSS is hosting a college fair at the University of Pennsylvania. College representatives will present three workshops explaining selective college admissions, financial aid literacy and the benefits of choosing a women's college. Attendees will have the change to meet with members of ABAFAOILSS as well as other local colleges and universities. For more information about this event, follow the link here.

 

2015 Philadelphia Black Political Summit

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Date: 
April 11, 2015
If you are an individual or organization interested in participating in the development of a collective Black agenda, join The Philadelphia Black Political Coalition at Dobbins for The Philadelphia Black Political Summit.

On Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 9am-5pm and Sunday, April 12, 2015 from 12:30pm-4pm, The Philadelphia Black Political Coalition will host The Philadelphia Black Political Summit at Dobbins CTE High School at 2150 Lehigh Avenue. The Summit is open to all individuals and organizations in the Black community interested in participating in the development of a collective Black agenda. 

SEXx Interactive: A Journey for the Mind, and Heart, and Body

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Date: 
May 7, 2015
Celebrate the mind, body and soul of sexuality May 7th-10th by attending a SEXx (similar to a TEDx) conference that educates LGBT members

Led by GALAEI, SEXx Intearctive: A Journey for the Mind, Heart and Body, will be held May 7th-10th. Patterned off TEDx style talks, SEXx Interactive is a multi-day sex-positive conference featuring workshops, academic presentations, art galleries, and performances. To learn more about this event, visit the page linked here.

 

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey Convening to Build Impact Series

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Date: 
March 18, 2015
Help to build impact to support student success by attending United Way's Convening to Build Impact Series. Leaders whose employment position is essential to making decisions and affecting change are strongly encouraged to attend these series.

On Wednesday, March 18, 2015 from 9AM to 11AM, the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and South Jersey is hosting the Convening to Build Impact: Supporting Student Series at their main offices.

GPCC Roadmap for Growth: Business Attraction and Innovation

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Date: 
March 4, 2015
Join us Wednesday, March 4th for a conversation about business attraction and innovation development in Philadelphia.

On Wednesday, March 4, 2015 from 8AM-10AM, the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce will be having an innovative discussion about business attraction development in Philadelphia.