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Fatherhood and Parental Engagement Rountable

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July 28, 2016
Do you want to learn more about fatherhood and opportunities that programs are offering to support those in the lives of their children? Join the Mayor's Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity as they host a workshop that covers this topic!

The July roundtable will provide an opportunity to learn more about the reality of fatherhood in low-income communities, the barriers that non-custodial fathers face in their attempts to be involved parents, and programs that are working to provide fathers with the skills and the confidence to take on a greater role in the lives of their children. 

Show Me the Money

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July 27, 2016
Do you want to learn more about community fundraising for your organization or initiative? Join Michael Rice and the Department of Human Services Family and Community Support Center as they host a series of workshops for fundraising!

Hosted by the The Dept. of Human Services Family and Community Support Center, this workshop is specifically designed for individuals and companies who want to venture in the world of fundraising. The keyspeaker is Michael Rice, Community Engagement Specialist.Topics that are covered are budgeting, project management, using social media, coordinating volunteers, and managing a plan.

Show Me the Money

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Date: 
July 30, 2016
Do you want to learn more about community fundraising for your organization or initiative? Join Michael Rice and the Department of Human Services Family and Community Support Center as they host a series of workshops for fundraising!

Hosted by the The Dept. of Human Services Family and Community Support Center, this workshop is specifically designed for individuals and companies who want to venture in the world of fundraising. The keyspeaker is Michael Rice, Community Engagement Specialist.Topics that are covered are budgeting, project management, using social media, coordinating volunteers, and managing a plan.

Mighty Writers

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July 26, 2016
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$0.00
What would you do if you were president? Join the Might Writers as they attempt to break the world record for the most kids writing at the same place!

For attendees aged 7-17, the Mighty Writers are looking to have 3,000+ kids show up at the Philadelphia Art Museum Steps to write.

The topic is: "If I were president".

Children can show up at 10 AM with friends and family to break the world record for the most kids writing at the same place. For more information, contact @mightwriters.org

The Recipe for a Successful Food Business

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August 9, 2016
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Do you want to learn the tips and secrets of running a successful food business? Come to this seminar hosted by the PIDC, that teaches you how to how to be profitable with yours!

To run a successful food business, it takes strong operations, tight financial metrics, and solid branding. Join PIDC and Angela Vendetti, as she helps give your food business the tools it needs to be more viable, more profitable, and more fulfilling.

The event starts at 9:30 AM and ends at 11:00 AM!

Pitch & Brew

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Date: 
July 26, 2016
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$0.00
Join Pipeline Philly for a free, public meet-up offering collaborative brainstorming, idea checking & concept validation, and business advice for startups, entrepreneurs, and established organizations.

Join Pipeline Philly for a free, public meet-up offering collaborative brainstorming, idea checking & concept validation, and business advice for startups, entrepreneurs, and established organizations. You will get 90 seconds to 'Pitch' your ideas and 5 minutes to 'Brew' in the group!

The event begins at 12:30 PM and ends at 1:30 PM! No registration is required!

Global Citizen Beer Summit: A Conversation on Race, Class, and Power

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Date: 
August 2, 2016
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Join Global Citizen as they hold their 8th annual Beer Summit as they continue their discussion about race, class and power and how to overcome obstacles that have divided others!

At Global Citizen's 8th annual Beer Summit, attendees will be able to discuss with others the underlying issues today that continue to divide people apart in the U.S. Attendees will be able to meet, mingle, and talk about race, class, and power as well as other topics surrounding these 

Voices of Voting

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July 25, 2016
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Middle/High School students/General Public: Do you enjoy watching the broadway/movies? Voices of Voting is the audience engaging short play that will challenge you to remember the courage of the young men/women who fought for suffrage!

David Bradley, director and play writer of Voices of Voting has tied the personal struggles and political courage of the 60's campaign to secure the vote to the present-day challenge of engaging young people in our electoral process. There will be a "talk back session" of the play that gives the audience the opportunity to interact with the actors and talk about the obstacles that past generations had to overcome to earn the funademental right of suffrage.

 

Dates and times for this event are as followed:

A Town Hall for Today's Students

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July 19, 2016
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Join the America Forward in expressing your experiences with the Education system: whether it be barriers you've faced or community driven solutions that have helped you succeed-- come out for an open conversation!

Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from representatives of presidential campaigns, federal, and local elected officials as well as to speak out about their opinions towards education in their community. College students are highly encouraged to attend and have their voices be heard as well as build a bridge between officials and the people. The event begins at 6PM and ends at 9PM and refreshments will be provided!

Lunch with the City's Leaders

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Date: 
September 20, 2016
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$45.00
Join CCPA members and friends as we get to know Philadelphia's business, civic, political and cultural leaders!

Want to know more about the life of Rochelle "Chellie" Cameron, CEO of the Philadelphia International Airport? From 11:45 AM to 1:30 PM, attendees will have a luncheon as she presents you with the history of her business life! Reservations/pre-payment is required and is $45 for CCPA members and partners and $60 for non-members.