Global Citizen is a non-profit organization dedicated to civic engagement among diverse groups through volunteering, education, community building, service learning, economic opportunity, leadership development and dialogue. Global Citizen brings together people of all ages and backgrounds through active citizenship and civic responsibility that result in breaking down barriers, building understanding, and fostering ongoing, diverse partnerships. Global Citizen Programs include the annual Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of Service and year-round MLK365. Issues of focus include poverty, homelessness, at-risk young people, race relations, public health, safety, digital inclusion, veterans, energy and the environment.
When the West Chester Food Cupboard started up last year to provide food to needy families in Chester County, demand for its services was high and growing rapidly. Within a year, demand was up 50 percent and the nonprofit was feeding more than 400 households and 1,300 people each month.
The startup, run entirely by volunteers, could have been swamped in administrative details had it not been partnered with the Urban Affairs Coalition.
Charlie Manuel, the manager of the 2008 World Series Champion Philadelphia Phillies will be a featured speaker for the Charitable Ticket Network to help support our mission of bringing families together through sports!
The NLI is is hosting a non profit leadership summit where participants will learn about managing diversity, confronting conflict, managing/motivating change resistant individuals, and building a winning team. The summit is created especially for organizational leaders and senior staff.
The conference starts at 8:30 AM and ends at 3:30 PM.
Join the Business Resource & Innovation Center along with Delos Incorporated as they guide attendees towards the world of digital marketing: building solid foundations, relations with customers and prospects along with creating websites, citations, social media, email marketing, and reviews. The event starts at 6:30 and ends at 8:00 PM (EDT).
On Friday, November 21, 2014, UAC celebrated 45 years of driving change from the ground up at its 45th Anniversary Breakfast in Center City Philadelphia. Newly elected Governor Tom Wolf attended the event and spoke to nearly 1,000 attendees about the importance of building healthy cities for a healthy commonwealth.