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 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...
June 5, 2014
UAC Program Partner One Day at a Time (ODAAT) will host their 4th Annual Recovery Weekend on June 12 through June 14. In an effort to raise advocacy and awareness for HIV/AIDS and drug abuse in the...
May 29, 2014
UAC Program Partner Neighborhood United Against Drugs (NUAD) has launched an Indiegogo campaign to raise money to refurbish two Mobile Health Units. NUAD's Mobile Health Units provide Philadelphia...
May 29, 2014
The Urban Affairs Coalition sends it condolences to the family of Joseph "Brother Joe" Ginyard, beloved Philadelphia Pastor who passed away on Monday, May 19. Ginyard founded Wise Choice...
May 28, 2014
Peirce College has announced that UAC President and CEO Sharmain Matlock-Turner will serve as the keynote speaker for their 2014 Commencement Ceremony on Monday, June 9. James J....

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