Neighborhood and Communities

Sources for Human Health Services- Behavior Training Courses

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January 16, 2015

Sources for Human Health Services is now offering behavior training courses with the next session being held January 16th, 2015 at Belmont Hospital. Stephanie Newberg, a Field Education Liaison, Clinical Supervisor and Continuing Education Lecturer at Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Social Work and Social Health will be leading the training and discussing the topic Adolescents, Cyber Relationships and Sexuality: Risk Taking Behaviors and the Implications for Emotional and Relational Development.

ODAAT Holiday Jam/Annual Christmas Toy Giveaway

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December 23, 2014
Join UAC Program Partner, One Day At A Time (ODAAT) and community activist, Charlie Mack at the Uptown Theater for a host of holiday performances to better your spirits.

On Tuesday, December 23, Urban Affairs Coalition Program Partner One Day at a Time (ODAAT) will hold their 2014 Holiday Jam/Annual Christmas Toy Giveaway beginning at 3pm outside the Uptown Theater located on Broad Street. Community activist Charlie Mack will join ODAAT in hosting this event. Children in attendance can participate in the Toy Giveaway and receive gifts from Santa and Maximus.

ODAAT: Life on Life Series featuring Derrick McKnight- Minds of Men (AFCOM)

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December 5, 2014

On Friday, December 5th at 7pm, ODAAT will be hosting their Life on Life Series featuring Derrick McKnight- Minds of Men (AFCOM) event at their Center City location. For more information regarding outreach, please contact Tracey Bryant at (267) 977-7960.

Global Citizen Online Planning Webinar

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November 25, 2014
Neighbors in Action Community Leadership Workshop Webinar

With two months until GLobal Citizen's 20th Annual King Day of Service, Urban Affairs Coalition Program Partner Global Citizen will hold a project planning webinar on Tuesday, November 25th from 5:30pm-6:30pm. Last year’s Martin Luther King Day of Service attracted over 125,000 volunteers and completed over 1,700 projects across Delaware, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

West Philadelphia Tool Library Fall Tool Sale and Drive

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November 22, 2014
Come pick up inexpensive tools and support your local tool library.

This Saturday, November 22, 2014, The West Philadelphia Tool Library is having a Fall Tool Sale and Drive. Selections include circular saws, screwdrivers, hammers, gas-powered lawn care tools, wrenches, pliers, and many more. Tax-deductible donations are encouraged. Coffee and refreshments will be provided. For more information, visit their website or call (215) 833-3190.

UAC Thanksgiving Basket Program

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November 22, 2014
Celebrating 31 years of giving

For 31 years, Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC) has worked with community groups, churches and elected officials to provide some of Philadelphia’s most needy families with a Thanksgiving dinner. Last year UAC with partners Brown’s Shoprite distributed 1,000 baskets, feeding 6,000 individuals. Due to an increased demand, this year’s goal is to feed 1,100 families.