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 10, 2011
For three Philadelphia high school students, an evening field trip to the museum turned into a surprise that may change their lives.Seniors Tiffany Collins, Jamal Robinson, and Ramean Clowney thought...
October 5, 2011
Brookside Foods is rewarding hardworking, charitable individuals and organizations in a U.S. coast-to-coast tour where Brookside “Super Agents” will present the gift of chocolates and donations to...
October 5, 2011
Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE: SLF, TSX: SLF) today announced Philadelphia’s Sun Life Rising Star Awards program winners. The financial services company awarded a total of $165,000 in grants and...
October 4, 2011
Our economy has taken a sustained pounding. Unemployment is out of control and the economic outlook for the next decade looks questionable, at best.With a quarter of all Philadelphians living in...
September 29, 2011
The Urban Affairs Coalition is a proud sponsor of Philly MED Week - October 5-7, 2011. Philadelphia Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week conference is part of the National Minority Business...
September 26, 2011
PA State Senator and Democratic Appropriations Chair, Vincent Hughes, visited the Coalition to speak with our partner organizations about the political landscape in Harrisburg and its impact on...
September 26, 2011
A delegation of Philadelphia leaders attended Think: A Forum on the Future of Leadership, a conference hosted by IBM in New York City. The event brought together leaders from government, business,...
September 22, 2011
A practical and comprehensive guide for residents, housing counselors, lawyers, and mortgage lendersThe national foreclosure crisis continues to have a devastating effect on communities across the...
September 15, 2011
New site includes jobs listings and career resourcesJob seekers might want to visit the Urban Affairs Coalition's (UAC) new website. The site wwww.uac.org, which launched today, features an...
September 1, 2011
Tens of thousands of Philadelphia-area households could get low-cost computers and Internet service under a new program from Comcast.When Comcast was seeking FCC approval of its acquisition of NBC...

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