Urban Affairs Coalition’s Community & Economic Development Committee releases 2019 Foreclosure Prevention Guidebook

February 1, 2019
On Friday, February 1, 2019, the Community and Economic Development (CED) Department of the Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC) released their latest version of the Foreclosure Prevention Resource Guide.

Ready, Willing, and Able


1221 Banbridge Street
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Philadelphia, PA 19147
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A transitional housing program serving homeless single men with barriers to independence that includes drug and alcohol addiction and criminal histories.

PRESS RELEASE: Philadelphia Homeownership Program provides first matching grants to Low Income Employees

September 25, 2018
Employer-Assisted Housing Program provides first matching grant to Temple employee. Urban Affairs Coalition supports home purchase in Philadelphia through signature Employer-Assisted Housing Program, Philadelphia Home.Buy.Now

Mini-PHIL-Plus Home Improvement Loan Program: Looking back over 14 years

January 5, 2018
Since 2003, the Mini-PHIL and PHIL-Plus Home Improvement Program has been a catalyst for many homeowners to obtain needed funding to complete both major and minor repairs on their homes.


April 21, 2015


Mayor Nutter,  Councilwoman Tasco,  Commerce Director Alan Greenberg, Special People In Northeast Corporate Officer Mindy Lutts and Urban Affairs Coalition President Sharmain Matlock-Turner speak about how Public Private Partnerships Help Improve Communities 

On Wednesday, April 22 City Officials and area employers will join the Urban Affairs Coalition’s Community and Economic Development Committee to celebrate a program that creates value for all stakeholders involved.

2015 Philadelphia Black Political Summit

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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. 

PAAN Advisory Board Member Receives Award

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April 22, 2015
Philadelphia Anti-Drug/Anti-Violence Network (PAAN) advisory board member receives a prestigious award at the 2015 Annual Benefit Reception and Auction.

The Support Center for Child Advocates will honor George D. Morse Jr., an Advisory Board member of Philadelphhia Anti-Drug/ Anti-Violence Network's (PAAN) and Philadelphia's Deputy District Attorney, with the Distinguished Advocates for Children Award. The award ceremony will take place at Child Advocates Annual Benefit Reception and Auction on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 beginning at 4:30pm at the Crystal Tea Room.