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

October 20, 2014
A letter from GALAEI Executive Director Elicia Gonzales “We live and we die like fireworks. Our legacies hide in the embers,” Sleeping at Last. In the Embers Gloria Casarez: activist, leader,...
October 17, 2014
The Urban Affairs Coalition's Community and Economic Development (CED) Committee recently released a report about the phenomenal impact of its Home Buy Now program. Philadelphia Home Buy Now (PHBN)...
October 16, 2014
The READ! by 4th Campaign announced on October 15, 2014 that Eagles Youth Partnership and Eagles cornerback Brandon Boykin will serve as a leading voice for the Campaign's efforts to boost the number...
October 16, 2014
PHILADELPHIA, PA -- On Thursday, October 2, 2014 at Wells Fargo Bank, the Community and Economic Development (CED) Committee of the Urban Affairs Coalition released a report identifying the impacts...
October 15, 2014
On Thursday, October 9, 2014 The Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC) celebrated the late Charles "Charlie" Bowser's 84th birthday, remembering the positive impact that Charles had not only on the city of...
June 19, 2014
UAC’s Community & Economic Development (CED) Department released their cumulative report detailing the progress of the PHIL-Plus and Mini-PHIL loans. Since the launch of the program, starting in...
June 11, 2014
UAC would like to welcome new Program Partner Makom Community and their Executive Director Beverly Socher-Lerner to the Coalition family. Makom Community provides high-quality and...
June 11, 2014
 On Friday, June 6, UAC Program Partner the Philadelphia Anti-Drug/Anti-Violence Network (PAAN) hosted the My Brother's Keeper Leadership Forum. Mayor Michael Nutter, the...
June 11, 2014
 UAC Program Partner Teenshop, Inc. has expanded to South Jersey. Teenshop recently opened a new chapter at the Creative Arts Morgan Village Academy in Camden, New Jersey and has started...
June 11, 2014
 Join UAC's Community and Economic Development (CED) Department along with the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) and the United Way of Greater...

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