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

February 3, 2014
The Urban Affairs Coalition partnered with Comcast Corporation to provide 100 families with nine months of internet access and a laptop computer for free. The project is part of Comcast's...
January 28, 2014
UAC would like to congratulate Program Partner MLK365/Global CitizenExecutive Director Todd Bernstein and his team on an amazing job! More than125,000 volunteers and 1,700...
January 27, 2014
Join the UAC and the Mayor’s Office of Education on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 9:00am at Drexel University- Creese Student Center for Financing College Success. Financing College Success is a...
January 27, 2014
 For immediate release Contact: Felicia Harrisfharris@uac.org 215-851-1701   The Urban Affairs Coalition Launches Coalition UPhiladelphia, PA- The Urban Affairs...
January 22, 2014
The Iron Workers Local 401 will be accepting apprenticeship applications for its upcoming Fall 2014 class. Interested candidates may complete an application for Apprenticeship at their Training...
January 14, 2014
The Merchants Fund (TMF) has an upcoming grant deadline on Friday, February 28, 2014. TMF is offering two core grant making areas for businesses that have been legally established for at least three...
January 10, 2014
UAC would like to congratulate Community and Economic Development (CED) Program Manager, Chris Waters! Chris manages UAC's Philadelphia Home Buy Now Program and recently received a scholarship...
January 10, 2014
UAC is launching its very own Financial Advancement Network (FAN) Club, solely for UAC employees and UAC program partners. FAN Clubs teach individuals how to improve...
December 30, 2013
The Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC) and the Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) held a press conference on Friday, December 20, 2013 to announce the launch of a new planning process to help...
December 30, 2013
  Kyle, a North Philadelphia teen, was separated from his family and raised by foster parents. Due to little communication from his parents and siblings, Kyle started to act out and get into...

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