Community & Economic Development

Winter/Spring 2011 Foreclosure Prevention Resource Guide is Released

Date: 
April 1, 2011

The Urban Affairs Coalition and the UAC Foreclosure Prevention Task Force are pleased to present the Foreclosure Prevention Resource Guide, Winter/Spring 2011 Edition. The Guide is designed to help professional housing counselors and homeowners, in the Philadelphia five-county region, better navigate the mortgage foreclosure process and the foreclosure prevention programs available to homeowners.

The guide comes out bi-annually and there are a few updates since the last edition:

Mini-PHIL-Plus Home Improvement Loan Program: Looking back over 14 years

Date: 
January 5, 2018
Since 2003, the Mini-PHIL and PHIL-Plus Home Improvement Program has been a catalyst for many homeowners to obtain needed funding to complete both major and minor repairs on their homes.

Grand Hank's Mega Back- to- School Extravaganza

Event Details
Date: 
August 15, 2017
Join the amazing Grand Hank from 6pm- 10pm as he take you on a back to school journey that you will never forget.

"This Back-To-School event is designed to MOTIVATE, INSPIRE and ENCOURAGE our students to achieve their maximum learning potential this upcoming school year." - Master Scientist, Grand Hank

uLIFTu

Location

C/O Urban Affairs Coalition
1207 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States
610-368-0995
C/O Urban Affairs Coalition
1207 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Wylie
Belasik
Executive Director

To prepare the homeless and unemployed in careers in the health and wellness industry

 

Services provided: 
Services Provided: Physical Training, Nutritional Education, and Job training

SELF

Location

6901 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19142
United States
215-496-9610
6901 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19142
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Micheal
Hinson
Executive Director

To provide services to individuals, which enable them to achieve self-sufficiency in life management by developing strength of character and economic independence.

Services provided: 
Emergency shelter, client service case management, and residential services in the City of Philadelphia

Entrepreneur Works Delaware County

Location

419 Avenue of the States
Chester, PA 19013
United States
610-499-7528
419 Avenue of the States
Chester, PA 19013
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Antoinette
Truehart
Managing Director

To provide small business owners and new entrepreneurs with the support and tools they need to thrive: small loans, access to other credit and capital sources, training and technical assistance and, above all, a network of peers, service providers, consultants, and potential customers.

Services Provided: Business/Entrepreneurship/ Financial Literacy, Economic Inclusion, Business Loans, Networking, Education - Adult, Workforce Development

Philadelphia African American Leadership Forum

Location

C/O Urban Affairs Coalition
1207 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States
215-851-0110
C/O Urban Affairs Coalition
1207 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Keith
Green
Coordinator
To enhance and support a progressive environment that passionately values and embraces diversity. To make significant contributions to the many challenges that face organizations and to increase value for employees, customers, and shareholders.
Services provided: 
To solve community problems in a unified way, encourages new effective partnership and collaborations. Provides a safe and positive place where people can align to get things done.

"Save Our Cities" National Urban League Conference

Event Details
Date: 
August 3, 2016
The NUL will be holding a fun and exciting 4 day conference that features events and activities relating to business for attendees of various ages and interests!

From August 3rd to the 6th, the National Urban League will hold a conference to confront the challenges of education, jobs and justice. Events include workshops, business meetings, forums, networking sessions, and so much more that will provide attendees with business development and networking opportunities!