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

April 9, 2012
When girls need advice they now have a place to go online to get answers. Called Peaches this new blog was created by Teenshop, a UAC program partner. Readers can pose questions to a panel of...
March 23, 2012
Did you know that the Coalition provides Fiscal Sponsorship and Shared Services to a network of 75 partner organizations? Through our back-office administrative support, these groups can focus on...
March 23, 2012
Congratulations to UAC board member, Marisa Guerin who was recently honored with a Mercy Neighbor Award from Mercy Neighborhood Ministries of Philadelphia, an organization that...
March 23, 2012
Each year, UAC program partner, The Campaign for Working Families, operates free tax sites throughout the city to assist low- to moderate-income families in preparing their taxes. But, the...
March 9, 2012
UAC is among the winners of the Digital Media Learning (DML) Competition funded largely by the MacArthur Foundation.  The Coalition is a partner in the "Digital On-Ramps initiative," an online...
March 2, 2012
Temple University joins the host of participating employers that recognize the power of collaboration by nonprofits, businesses and government sectors in the Philadelphia Home*Buy*Now program. ...
March 1, 2012
Citizens Bank Foundation donates $50,000 to Urban Affairs Coalition for youth financial educationDonation funds financial workshops for college-bound studentsThe Citizens Bank Foundation presented...
February 27, 2012
UAC's organization leaders have long been engaged in addressing the challenges and opportunities affecting their communities. Many are African-American men who not only serve as leaders, but also...
February 17, 2012
UAC's Community and Economic Development department is pleased to announce the new Program Manager for Financial Education, Tiffany W. Thurman. Tiffany will be taking over the responsibilities...
February 10, 2012
In recognition of National Financial Literacy Month, this April, the Coalition will hold Spring Training for Financial Fitness, four weeks of financial education workshops. Topics will include: Smart...

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