News & Publications

We are pleased to bring you the latest news and information about the work that the Urban Affairs Coalition is doing in the community.

For further media information and/or questions, please contact: Brandon Johnson by phone at 215-851-1931 or by email at bjohnson2@uac.org.

News

December 19, 2014
On November 19, 2014, 900AM WURD interviewed Kareem E. Thomas, Regional VP & Market Manager of Business Banking at Citizen’s Bank and co-chair of UAC’s Friends of the Coalition Initiative and...
December 17, 2014
UAC would like to congratulate our Vice President Arun Prabhakaran, Program Manager Kate Rivera and Partnership and Outreach Manager Tivoni Devor, who were recently published in Partnerships for...
December 16, 2014
On Wednesday, December 10, 2014 the Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations (PACDC) held its Second Annual Philadelphia Community Development Leadership Institute...
December 11, 2014
On Thursday, November 8, 2014 UAC Program Partner, 21st Century Work-Stream held a new-hire orientation for 50 John Bartram High School seniors. Each of the students were recruited and trained for...
December 9, 2014
On Monday, December 8, 2014, The Philadelphia Inquirer issued their On the Boards weekly column featuring our very own President & CEO, Sharmain Matlock-Turner and her appointment to Peirce...
November 24, 2014
 ‘Tis the season for giving thanks and UAC program partner, One Day At A Time (ODAAT) has plenty to be thankful for. Throughout the year, ODAAT dedicates 365 days to serving low-income and...
November 12, 2014
The Celebration of Moxie Women Initiative was created by Councilwoman at-large Blondell Reynolds Brown to conduct workshops and conferences for the personal and professional development of women...
November 12, 2014
The Urban Affairs Coalition's Community and Economic Development Department (CED) is heading in exciting new directions this fall, working to raise the financial IQ of Philadelphians, young and old...
November 7, 2014
The Celebration of Moxie Women Initiative was created by Councilwoman at-large Blondell Reynolds Brown to conduct workshops and conferences for the personal and professional development of women...
November 6, 2014
On November 4, 2014, Americans headed to the polls and voiced their opinions in the 2014 midterm elections. Nationally, Republicans established the largest majority one party has since World War II,...

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