Service Initiatives

MLK365 Summer Crush Clean-Up

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Date: 
July 13, 2013
Come participate in this great service initiative!

MLK365 will be having another Summer Crush Clean-Up on Saturday, July 13, 2013. If you missed last month’s clean-up, here is another opportunity to get involved!

Global Citizen’s MLK365 has a ton of events for this month to help celebrate the power of citizen engagement. MLK365 will once again be partnering with the Philadelphia chapter of the AFL-VIO and the Philly Rising Collaborative another clean-up. Through community involvement and service initiatives, MLK365 promotes sustainable civic engagement and positive opportunities for Philadelphia’s youth.

Snaps of Service Contest

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Date: 
July 22, 2013
How do you serve?

Global Citizen is partnering with the Bipartisan Policy Center’s (BPC) Commission on Political Reform for “A National Conversation on American Unity” public service program on July 22-23 at the National Constitution Center. In preparation for this big event, Global Citizen is asking for everyone to participate in their upcoming “Snaps of Service” Photo Contest.

Uptown Theater Tour & Health Fair

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Date: 
June 22, 2013
Price: 
$20.00
Learn the history of the Uptown Theater!

On Saturday, June 22nd, 2013 Uptown Entertainment Development Corporation (UEDC) will host an Uptown Theater Tour & Healthy Backyard BBQ.

UEDC aims to stimulate the economy in blighted neighborhoods throughout Philadelphia by developing neighborhood revitalization projects. UEDC’s first revitalization project includes Uptown Theater. The organization plans to renovate this space to include a technology center and artist lofts. The technology center will create jobs for 200 youth and adults in addition to providing entrepreneurial opportunities for members of the community.

KEYSPOTS Tech Sunday

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Date: 
June 23, 2013
Come enjoy an evening of praise and worship along with learning valuable skills for the digital world.

 

Philadelphia’s faith community and KEYSPOT have teamed up to bridge the digital divide. On June 23, 2013, the Church of Christian Compassion will open its doors for worship and to help people get connected online. "Tech Sunday" will feature gospel artists JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise and Maurette Brown Clark along with host Lonnie Hunter from Philadelphia’s inspiration and gospel radio station, Praise 103.9.

MLK365 Summer Crush Clean-Up

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Date: 
June 15, 2013
Don't miss out on the MLK365 service opportunity this month!

 

MLK365 is having a Summer Crush Clean-up on Saturday, June 15, 2013. This is a great service opportunity to participate in and help make Philadelphia an even better place!

Explorers Sans Frontieres and Summer WorkReady Chosen as "Non-Profit of the Week"

Date: 
June 11, 2013
UAC's Summer WorkReady and Program Partner were showcased as Clear Channel's "Non-profit of the Week"!

Opportunities-PA Jazz Brunch Fundraiser

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Date: 
June 23, 2013
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon of good food and music for a great cause!

UAC’s Program Partner Opportunities-PA will have a Jazz Brunch Fundraiser on Sunday, June 23, 2013. Don’t miss out on this fun-filled evening hosted by WRTI-FM Jazz’s Jeff Duperon and featuring the amazing songstress Ms. Suzanne Burgess!

All proceeds will benefit Opportunities-PA. Come help donate and support Philadelphia’s youth! 

Campaign for Working Families Hard Work Results in Best Tax Season Ever!

Date: 
May 21, 2013
UAC's program partner Campaign for Working Families scored their best tax season ever!