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

November 5, 2014
How do you use your time, talent and treasure? On Friday, November 21, 2014, over 1,000 people will gather at the Hyatt at the Bellevue for the Urban Affairs Coalition’s (UAC) 45th Anniversary...
November 3, 2014
          On October 15, 2014, the READ! by 4th Campaign announced at a press conference that Brandon Boykin of the Philadelphia Eagles will be the...
October 30, 2014
On Saturday, October 25, 2014, The Urban Affairs Coalition in partnership with The Philadelphia Writing Project and sponsored by Comcast presented Educating in a Digital Age: A Celebration of Writing...
October 25, 2014
On Saturday, October 25 from 8am-5pm, the Philadelphia Writing Project in partnership with the Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC) is produ to announce: Educating in the Digital Age: A Celebration of...
October 24, 2014
On October 17, 2014, UAC program partner Neighborhood United Against Drugs (NUAD) was featured in the Southwest Globe Times Newspaper for its six-week anti-violence initiative, Gotta Make a Change:...
October 20, 2014
The Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC) joins our Program Partner GALAEI, the LGBT community and the city of Philadelphia in mourning the loss of Gloria Casarez. Gloria served as the Executive Director of...
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...

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