News & Publications

Summer WorkReady Star of the Day: Dane Davis

Date: 
July 29, 2013
Find out who today's Summer WorkReady Star is!

COALITION FOR EFFECTIVE TEACHING ADDS FOUR NEW MEMBERS

Date: 
July 24, 2013

                                                                                                 

Big Brothers Big Sisters CEO Marcus Allen Shares His Support for Trayvon Martin

Date: 
July 23, 2013
Southeastern PA's Big Brothers Big Sisters CEO Marcus Allen pens a letter in support of the Trayvon Martin cause.

Annual Back to School Event

Event Details
Date: 
August 9, 2013

The Office of Family and Community Engagement (FACE) is having the annual Back to School Event on Friday, August 9, 2013. Come get ready to go back to school with the School District of Philadelphia. There will be free book bags and giveaways, educational workshops, and live entertainment!

Graduate! Philadelphia College Fair

Event Details
Date: 
July 23, 2013
Get back to college with Graduate! Philadelphia.

Graduate! Philadelphia is having a College Fair on Tuesday, July 23, 2013. Advisors from top regional colleges including Temple University, Rowan University, and Philadelphia University will be on-site to review transcripts, waive application fees, and answer all questions about returning to complete a degree.

Foundations 101 Training for Nonprofits

Event Details
Date: 
August 6, 2013

 

The Regional Foundation Center (RFC) at the Free Library of Philadelphia is having a Foundations 101 Training on Tuesday, August 6, 2013. This free event is for staff, board members, and volunteers of nonprofit organizations interested in learning about grantsmanship research and RFC resources.  

5th Annual MLK365 Beer Summit: A Continuing Conversation on Race Relations

Event Details
Date: 
July 30, 2013
A conversation you don't want to miss!

MLK365 started this initiative five years ago in response to the arrest of Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates by Cambridge Police Sergeant James Crowley. Gates was later invited by President Obama along with Sergeant Crowley to discuss the incident over beer at the White House.

During this incident, MLK 365 organized a Beer Summit in Center City to gather citizens to discuss race relations in Philadelphia and throughout the country.  MLK365 will be continuing this discussion on Tuesday, July 30, 2013.