News & Publications

KEYSPOTS and Philadelphia Youth Network Getting Students Connected to Summer Jobs!

Date: 
May 31, 2013
KEYSPOTS and the Philadelphia Youth Network bridge the digital divide one student at a time!

Campaign for Working Families Announces Record-Breaking Results of Free Income Tax Filings

Date: 
May 20, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CAMPAIGN FOR WORKING FAMILIES ANNOUNCES RECORD-BREAK RESULTS OF FREE INCOME TAX FILINGS

Philadelphia, PA, May 20 - The Campaign for Working Families (CWF) announced last week the results of free income tax filings in Philadelphia for tax year 2012. CWF filed 14,147 tax returns this tax season, which totaled $20,505,268 million in client refunds, beating the amount of tax returns done each year since the CWF was started in 2003.

Beverly Woods represents UAC at Women in Transportation Conference

Date: 
May 28, 2013
Beverly Woods discusses inclusion opportunities for women and minorities at WTS Conference!

Learn to Save for Your Future

Date: 
May 23, 2013
Tips for young adults on money management!

Robot Springboard Technology Camp

Date: 
May 23, 2013
A great opportunity for middle school girls interested in science and technology!

Raise of Hope’s Hat and Glove High Tea Fundraiser

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July 7, 2013
Enjoy tea for a good cause!

 

UAC’s Program Partner Raise of Hope Inc. is having a Hat and Glove High Tea Fundraiser on Sunday, July 7th, 2013 from 2:00PM-6:00PM.

Raise of Hope provides long term affordable housing for homeless families in addition to social and educational services for low to moderate income families, the homeless, and senior citizens. Their services include housing counseling, health & wellness, promotion and programs for parenting, job readiness, and computer literacy.

Opportunities-PA Jazz Brunch Fundraiser

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June 23, 2013
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon of good food and music for a great cause!

UAC’s Program Partner Opportunities-PA will have a Jazz Brunch Fundraiser on Sunday, June 23, 2013. Don’t miss out on this fun-filled evening hosted by WRTI-FM Jazz’s Jeff Duperon and featuring the amazing songstress Ms. Suzanne Burgess!

All proceeds will benefit Opportunities-PA. Come help donate and support Philadelphia’s youth! 

Explorers Sans Frontieres Fundraiser

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Date: 
June 8, 2013
Get ready for an evening of food, laughter, and good company!

 

UAC’s Program Partner Explorers Sans Frontieres (ESF) along with Drexel University will lead a team of students and professionals to Haiti on June 16th, 2013.  Before their big takeoff, ESF Team Haiti Group N will host a fundraiser filled with laughter and good food at the Trolley Car Café on Saturday, June 8th, 2013.

Financial Education Workshop on Money Management

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Date: 
June 12, 2013
Learn how to properly manage your money!

On June 12th, 2013, Olney Library will be hosting a Financial Education Workshop on Money Management.

This is a great opportunity to learn how to properly save your money and invest in your future! UAC’s Community Economic Development (CED) department provides financial education workshops to empower individuals with the tools needed to improve their financial lives.

2013 Legendary Crystal Ball

Event Details
Date: 
June 8, 2013
Come dance for a cause!

 

As a part of AIDS Education Month, The Colours Organization, Inc. and Philadelphia FIGHT will host the Legendary Crystal Ball on Saturday, June 8th, 2013.