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

July 28, 2016
The Recipe for a Successful Food Business Tuesday, August 9th, 9:30am-11:00am Register Here To run a successful food business, it takes strong operations, tight financial metrics, and solid branding...
July 28, 2016
The Black Writers Museum is hosting an upcoming "People's Poetry and Jazz Festival" (PPJF) 2016, to take place on Saturday, August 20th, in beautiful Vernon Park.   This free community festival...
July 28, 2016
Storefront Challenge 2016 Nominations Nominate! Due September 15th Storeowners throughout Philadelphia put their best face forward every day. They’re a big part of what makes your neighborhood feel...
July 28, 2016
To All Supporters of a Safer Philadelphia:   "X-Offenders for Community Empowerment (XCE) is a crime prevention organization with the mission of halting gun violence by stopping the...
July 28, 2016
The Philadelphia Sunday: Friday, July 15, 2016 "Philadelphia Black PR Society's pre-DNC mixer, new president set a milestone ahead of convention "Nearly 100 execs and professionals united with...
July 28, 2016
Amid perhaps the greatest racial and social upheaval the country has seen in a generation, the National Urban League will convene Wednesday, August 3rd to Saturday, August 6th in Baltimore, MD...
July 28, 2016
The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce offers a variety of events and UAC Program Partners are eligible for member rates! For more information and to register, click below or visit here....
July 28, 2016
Drexel's Hospitality Management Program is looking for an organization to partner with on a class project to plan a new event designed to engage millennials. Read more!
July 22, 2016
Join UAC Program Partner Global Citizen and MLK365 on Tuesday, August 2 at 6:30pm at Reading Terminal Market for the 8th Annual Global Citizen Beer Summit on Race. This event is...
July 22, 2016
On Thursday, July 28 from 10am - 1pm, join leading policy experts, including UAC President Sharmain Matlock-Turner, for a discussion on revitalizing urban America. Hosted by State Senator...

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