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

November 19, 2020
Philadelphia, PA (November 19, 2020) -- Brown’s Super Stores, a family business which operates 10 ShopRite supermarkets and 2 Fresh Grocer supermarkets in the Philadelphia area, the Urban Affairs...
November 12, 2020
Urban Affairs Coalition Hosts “Ending Racism: This Is a Movement, Not a Moment” Virtual Forum – 11/20 Business Leaders and Community Activists Join Commitment for Permanent Change ...
June 1, 2020
 Dear Friends and Family,   The details are all too familiar to us now, the incident caught on video and shared with the world. On Monday, May 25, 2020, George Floyd, an unarmed 46-year-old...
March 20, 2020
Dear Friends and Family, As the world responds to the novel coronavirus COVID-19 and the global public health emergency, the Urban Affairs Coalition Community is working hard to support our...
January 6, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Brandon JohnsonDirector of External AffairsBjohnson2@uac.org215-851-1931   Urban Affairs Coalition Supports Philadelphia’s New Office of Children and Families...
November 17, 2019
Contact: Tivoni Devor Director of Growth and Engagement tdevor@uac.org 215-851-1936 Urban Affairs Coalition launches their first Nonprofit Startup Accelerator Cohort  Philadelphia, PA –...
November 15, 2019
Organization to Hold 50th Anniversary Fundraising Breakfast This November PHILADELPHIA—November 15, 2019—This year, the Urban Affairs Coalition will celebrate its 50th Anniversary Breakfast on...
September 30, 2019
COLOURS thanks Damon Humes for his service  PHILADELPHIA— Effective Monday, September 30, 2019, Damon Humes, has transitioned from his position as the Executive Director of the COLOURS...
August 9, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tiffany Delgado-Bickley Director of UAC Summer Youth Employment Program tbickley@uac.org 215-851-1724     Urban Affairs Coalition Celebrates Employment...
August 8, 2019
Philadelphia, Penn. – August 8, 2019 – Today the Hire! Philly Coalition announced it named Kathryn Epps Roberson as its first Executive Director. In this role Roberson will implement the coalition’s...

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