Financial Literacy

Winter/Spring 2011 Foreclosure Prevention Resource Guide is Released

April 1, 2011

The Urban Affairs Coalition and the UAC Foreclosure Prevention Task Force are pleased to present the Foreclosure Prevention Resource Guide, Winter/Spring 2011 Edition. The Guide is designed to help professional housing counselors and homeowners, in the Philadelphia five-county region, better navigate the mortgage foreclosure process and the foreclosure prevention programs available to homeowners.

The guide comes out bi-annually and there are a few updates since the last edition:

Employer-Assisted Housing Program expands Employer Network to give Grants

March 15, 2019


Early Childhood Action Day: Voice Your Concerns About Education

Event Details
May 12, 2015
On Tuesday, May 12, 2015, we invite you fellow advocates, educators, parents and other supporters to voice your concerns about education in Harrisburg, PA for Early Childhood Action Day.

On Tuesday, May 12, 2015, advocates, educators, parents and other supporters will gather in Harrisburg, PA for Early Childhood Action Day. Attendees will visit with state legislators to voice their concerns about childhood education. The event's Kick Off ceremony will begin at 9:30am and allow attendees to meet with members of Governor Wolf's administration. Speakers will also begin at 9:30am. The rally will take place in the Capital buidling and will begin at 12:30pm.

ABAFAOILSS College Workshops and Fair

Event Details
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.


PEC Energy (and Money) Save Workshop

Event Details
March 26, 2015
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The People’s Emergency Center (PEC) will host their Energy (and Money) Saver Workshop on Thursday, March 26th from 7pm-8pm at the PEC’s West Philadelphia office and will teach people how to save money by saving energy in their homes. Instructors will demonstrate how to install self-help energy saving materials and will provide these materials free of charge to each household that attends.