Neighborhood and Communities

Community Health and Wellness Day

Event Details
Date: 
June 23, 2012
UpLift Solutions is hosting a Community, Health and Wellness Day at the ShopRite of Chetenham, PA. The day is designed to engage the community with health screenings, healthy recipe tastings, kid friendly activities and resources.

On June 23rd, UpLift Solutions is hosting a Community, Health and Wellness Day at the SHopRite of Chetenham, PA. The day is designed to engage the community with health screenings, healthy recipe tastings, kid friendly activities and resources.

Phone: (856) 471-2028
Fax: (856) 471-3001
www.upliftsolutions.org

 

Explorers Sans Frontières fundraiser at the Trolley Car Café

Event Details
Date: 
June 30, 2012

Explorers Sans Frontières (ESF)  - Fundraiser 

On June 30, 2012 ESF Team Senegal will host a fundraiser at the Trolley Car Café located at 3269 S. Ferry Road (at Kelly/Ridge Drives near the Falls Bridge), Philadelphia, PA 19129. ESF medical, non-medical and educational professionals will travel to West Africa for ongoing support to the region of Thies. 

National Council of Negro Women, Inc. (NCNW), Annual Family Day

Event Details
Date: 
June 9, 2012
Price: 
$20.00
Family Day event will be a day filled with important and relevant resource information for the community, DJ and magician, clown with balloon, zumba dancing, free mildly used clothing, free hot dogs, prizes as well as other fun events.

NCNW sponsors social, educational, economic, cultural, health and self-help projects, both nationally and internationally.  In keeping with NCNW’s commitment to helping families in Philadelphia  communities, our Philadelphia Section hosts Family Day, as a community outreach/community service  project.  The purpose for this community service event is to educate and inform Philadelphia residents about the resources that are available to assist in improving the quality of their lives in the areas of health and nutrition, education, careers, family services,

Community Basketball Game

Event Details
Date: 
June 29, 2012
Cheer on the teams as the Overcomers hustle to defend last year’s win!

 Come watch as ODAAT’s Overcomers and the District Attorney’s Avengers go head-to-head in a basketball game. We will provide light refreshments, giveaways and a DJ on deck. Cheer on the teams as the Overcomers hustle to defend last year’s win! Tip off starts at 6pm. 

Youth Outreach Adolescent Community Awareness Program (YO-ACAP)

Location

1211 Chestnut Street, 2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States
215-851-1834
Fax: 
215-851-1878
Hours of Operation: 
Monday and Friday, 9am-5pm; Tuesday, and Wednesday, 9am-7pm
1211 Chestnut Street, 2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Duerwood
Beale
Executive Director
Secondary Contact
Mr.
Duerwood
Beale
Executive Director

To enhance the quality of life and health for Philadelphians through community-based and culturally competent interventions.

Services provided: 
Advocacy, After School Activities, Health, Health issues Treatment, Health Issues Education, HIV/AIDS Prevention/Education, Job Training and Placement, Mentoring, Neighborhood and Community Service, Parent Education

West Philly Tool Library

Location

4620 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143
United States
215-901-7919
Hours of Operation: 
Monday - Thursday, 5:30pm-8:30pm; Saturday, 9:00am-3:00pm
4620 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Julie
Shimborski
Interim Director

To serve as a community resource to provide homeowners, tenants, long-time residents, and newcomers with tools and the knowledge to work with the tools they need.

Services provided: 
Neighborhood and Community Services

Thanksgiving Basket Program

Location

1207 Chestnut Street, 6th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States
215-851-1931
Hours of Operation: 
Boxes packed the Saturday before Thanksgiving, Boxes distributed to community groups the Monday before Thanksgiving.
1207 Chestnut Street, 6th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Brandon
Johnson
Assistant Director External Affairs
Provide families in the community with nutritious ingredients for traditional Thanksgiving so they can enjoy family, hope and tradition.
Services provided: 
Neighborhood and Communities

Philadelphia Ballhawks

Location

1622 South 24th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19145
United States
215-768-3842
Fax: 
215-336-8419
Hours of Operation: 
Thursday, 6am-8pm, Saturday, 12-4pm (varies)
1622 South 24th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19145
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Mr.
Author
Bowser
President
To provide a comprehensive experience to develop young men of strong moral character, empower them to develop to the fullest of their athletic abilities, as well as promote educational, social and cultural growth.
Services provided: 
After School Activities, Health, Mentoring, Neighborhood and Community Services, Violence Prevention

Parkside Association of Philadelphia

Location

Centennial Villiage
1719 N. 52nd Street Suite G
Philadelphia, PA 19131
United States
215-878-2107
Fax: 
215-871-7799
Hours of Operation: 
Monday to Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm
Centennial Villiage
1719 N. 52nd Street Suite G
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Ms.
Lucinda
Hudson
Executive Director
To assist in the social welfare of low-to-moderate income elderly, handicapped, hospitalized persons, young persons, and adults through activities such as the development of affordable housing, mortgage counseling, social services programs, and recreational programs. Parkside Association of Philadelphia aims to improve the quality of life and to offer assistance in gaining access to city services.
Services provided: 
After School Activities, Economic Inclusion, Food Bank, Housing Counseling, Job Training and Placement, Neighborhood and Community Service, Town Watch, Violence Prevention, Workforce Development, Youth Development

Neighborhood United Against Drugs (NUAD)

Location

5214 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143
United States
215-724-7430
Hours of Operation: 
Adult services are offered 9am-5pm, Youth services are after school and during the summer.
5214 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Mr.
Joseph
E.
Purnell
Executive Director

To reduce drug use/abuse, teen pregnancy, chronic illness, the spread of HIV infection, and senseless violence in the community.  Programs and activities are designed to educate and equip people with the skills needed to make positive choices in life.

Services provided: 
Advocacy, After School Activities, Education - Youth, Health, Health Issues Treatment, Health Issues Education, HIV/AIDS Prevention/Education, Mentoring, Neighborhood and Community Service, Violence Prevention