Coalition U

The Urban Affairs Coalition presents Coalition U!

The mission of Coalition U is to help nonprofit organizations strengthen their infrastructure, build capacity, and maximize community impact. Coalition U offers a variety of capacity building seminars and workshops focused on improving overall organizational growth and development in order to make effective change in the communities they serve. Registration is required for all Coalition U events and complimentary lunch is provided at most events. For more information about Coalition U or to be added to our email list to be notified of upcoming events, please email

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Next Coalition U Session


The Annual Nonprofit Government Relations Roundtable

Monday, October 17, 2016  |  4:00PM - 6:00PM   |   University of Pennsylvania 

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The Urban Affairs Coalition's Annual Nonprofit Government Relations Roundtable allows nonprofit and community leaders to ask government officials the tough questions about “How nonprofits and government effectively partner together to solve community issues and strength grassroots work in Philadelphia communities?” This event is co-sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania’s Office of Government and Community Affairs.


Past Coalition U Sessions

Keeping Your Donors Engaged (Co-sponsored by Peirce College)
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Leading Today While Planning for Tomorrow (Co-sponsored by Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce)
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Recruiting Interns & Volunteers for Your Organizations
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Social Media Best Practices (Co-sponsored by Wells Fargo)
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Crowdfunding (Co-sponsored by PECO)
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Finding and Engaging New Donors (Co-sponsored by Peirce College)
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Storytelling (Co-sponsored by Independence Blue Cross)
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Infographics: Using Imagery to Increase Engagement (Co-sponsored by the Free Library of Philadelphia)
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Networking for Resources Happy Hour (Co-sponsored by Elko & Associates and Benjamin's Desk)

Nonprofit Government Relations Roundtable (Co-sponsored by Comcast)


Infographics: Using Imagery to Increase Engagemen