Social Justice

Franklin Institute "Color of Science" Panel Discussion

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March 13, 2015
You are invited to join us in honoring Women's History Month with the Color of Science panel discussion at the Franklin Institute of Philadelphia.

In honor of Women's History Month the Franklin Institute will present their Color of Science Panel Discussion on Friday, March 13th from 6pm-8:30pm at the Franklin Institute. The program will highlight remarkable women in science and demonstrate opportunities for all populations in a variety of careers in science, technology, engineering and math.

Haitian Professionals of Philadelphia (HPP) Community/ Networking Social

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March 27, 2015
UAC Program Partner Haitian Professionals of Philadelphia (HPP) is having a Community/ Networking Social and you are invited!

Join UAC Program Partner Haitian Professionals of Philadelphia (HPP) on Friday, March 27, 2015 at Pub Webb for a Community/ Networking Social gathering. For more event details, please contact HPP at 267-270-2321 or email at info@hpphilly.org. Look forward to see you soon!

Global Citizen/ MLK365 Neighbors in Action Community Leadership Workshops

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August 19, 2015
Join us in hosting these workshops that are designed to help you, partner organizations, volunteer groups, and other community members come together and learn about how to engage different communities in service.

After the largest Martin Luther King Day of Service, Global Citizen is now preparing for their MLK365 program to continue to share opportunities for citizens to turn their concerns into action. As a part of this program, Global Citizen will host Neighbors in Action Leadership Workshops throughout the Spring and Summer. These workshops will show how to engage local communities, recruit volunteers and host service projects.

Discussion on the Global Significance of the U.S. Declaration of Independence and Constitution

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August 23, 2013

 

On Friday, August 23, 2013 the International Young Leaders Assembly (IYLA) will host “A Discussion on the Global Significance of the U.S. Declaration of Independence and Constitution” at the National Constitution Center.  In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech, the IYLA will visit several historic and significant monuments and participate in global forums in New York, Philadelphia, and Washington DC during August 20-29.

A Reflection: March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom

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August 29, 2013
Join us for a reflection on the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom!

 

UAC has teamed up with Program Partner MLK365/Global Citizen to present “A Reflection: March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.”

August 28th will mark the 50th anniversary of the historic March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered one of the most important speeches in American history- “I Have a Dream.”

14th Annual Stop Illegal Guns Rally

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September 7, 2013
Rally For Change!

 

Join UAC Program Partners X-Offenders for Community Empowerment (XCE) , the African American United Fund (AAUF), and Uptown Entertainment Corporation for the 14th Annual Stop Illegal Guns Rally on Saturday, September 7th, 2013.