Community & Economic Development

GPCC Roadmap for Growth: Business Attraction and Innovation

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March 4, 2015
Join us Wednesday, March 4th for a conversation about business attraction and innovation development in Philadelphia.

On Wednesday, March 4, 2015 from 8AM-10AM, the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce will be having an innovative discussion about business attraction development in Philadelphia.

Grand Rounds Lecture Series HIV Care Continuum

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February 11, 2015
Optimizing the HIV Care Continuum in a Public Health Setting using Health System Navigators

Grand Rounds Lecture Series will host their optimizing the HIV Continuum in a Public Health Setting using Health System Navigators on Wednesday, February 11th from 4:30pm-5:30pm. Dr. Helena Kwaka MD, MPH, Director of HIV Clinical Services for the Philadelphia Health Department will be the speaker at the event. Dr.

Global Citizen: King Day of Service Planning Webinar

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November 12, 2014
Planning for a Day of Purposeful Service

On Wednesday, November 12, 2014 from 1pm to 2pm, the Urban Affairs Coalition Program Partner Global Citizen 365 is hosting a Martin Luther King (MLK) Day of Service Planning Webinar. With three months away until MLK Day, this project planning meeting will highlight forthcoming initiatives for 2015. Last year's MLK Day of Service attracted over 125,000 volunteers and completed over 1,700 projects across Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Organizations will learn how to organize projects and be given advice on how to properly develop their ideas.

The Philadelphia Region's Nonprofits & Innovations in Economic Development: Winter Launch Discussion

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December 9, 2014
SAVE THE DATE! Local and national nonprofit discussion.

On Tuesday, December 9, 2014 from 1pm to 4pm, The Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal (PSIJ) is teaming up with the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation (PIDC) and Public Health Management Corporation (PHMC) to assemble a panel of experts to discuss national and local trends, current projects and financing strategies. Panel topics will include innovated nonprofit projects in education and healthcare and neighborhood and place based development projects. This event will be followed by a reception from 4pm to 6pm.