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MLK365 and Neighbors in Action Community Leadership Workshop

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July 23, 2013
Find out how to make your community a better place!

MLK365 will be hosting a workshop in Camden, NJ on Tuesday, July, 23, 2013. Global Citizen launched the community workshop series in order to focus on building community leadership and community involvement through civic engagement. Workshops share best practices in civic leadership in addition to guiding participants on how to address community needs.

The workshop will be held at the Cathedral Kitchen located on 1514 Federal Street in Camden, NJ from 1pm-2pm.

African American Chamber of Commerce Entrepreneur Academy

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July 23, 2013
Calling all entrepreneurs!

 

The African American Chamber of Commerce of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware has partnered with the Reintegration Services for Ex-Offenders (R.I.S.E.) to pilot the Entrepreneur Academy. The Entrepreneur Academy is a 12-week business plan development course for community members.

MLK365 Summer Crush Clean-Up

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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.

OHCD Spotlights PHIL-Plus and Mini-PHIL Loan Program

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July 10, 2013
Look out for UAC's PHIL-Plus and Mini-PHIL loan in OHCD's newsletter!

Entrepreneur Works Sends Letter to Philadelphia Inquirer Editor

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July 10, 2013
UAC Program Partner Entrepreneur Works published in 'Letter to the Editor' in the Philadelphia Inquirer.

A National Conversation on American Unity

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July 22, 2013
A discussion on politics and America's democratic process

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.

The conversation will bring together former elected officials, community, and business leaders to discuss ways Americans are serving their country, current barriers to participation in elective politics, and will analyze how political polarization is discouraging citizens from engaging in the democratic process.

Sharmain Matlock-Turner Listed in "Technology Leaders Who Should Run for Mayor"

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July 3, 2013
Technically Philly listed UAC President & CEO Sharmain Matlock-Turner as one of the technology leaders who should run for mayor!