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

July 18, 2016
The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce offers a variety of events and UAC Program Partners are eligible for member rates! For more information and to register, click below or visit here.July...
July 18, 2016
Interested in being a part of an innovative, goal-driven, change-creating Community Advisory Board with other outstanding members of the community? TIP, the Transhealth Information Project is looking...
July 18, 2016
The Next President Needs to Hear from Today’s StudentsOn the campaign trail, candidates across the political spectrum have made mention of the high cost of higher education, but we need to expand the...
July 18, 2016
Philadelphia’s youth experience high rates of poverty, unemployment, and negative physical and mental health outcomes, including high rates of depression and domestic violence. The Youth Justice...
July 18, 2016
We invite you to arrive up to 30 minutes prior to the painting party start time to unwind, visit with your friends and family, smocked & in your seat! Observers, infants and animals cannot...
July 18, 2016
"A New Deal for a New Urban America" Urban America faces immense challenges, yet the concerns of many communities are far too often left out of the national political and public...
July 14, 2016
   The events of the past few weeks - Orlando, the killings of Alton Brown and Philando Castile, the killing of five police officers in Dallas - have been difficult for many of us to...
July 8, 2016
On Saturday, July 9th from 6-8pm at 1520 Locust Street, Haitian Professionals of Philadelphia (HPP) will be networking while "Painting with a Twist," in Rittenhouse. HPP will supply the "twist" by...
July 8, 2016
MLK 365 invites you to volunteer with Germantown Deaf Ministries next week as part of their summer camp. The camp runs from Monday, July 11th to Friday, July 15th from 5PM to 8PM and they are in...
July 8, 2016
The Black Writers Museum is hosting an upcoming "People's Poetry and Jazz Festival" (PPJF) 2016, to take place on Saturday, August 20th, in beautiful Vernon Park.   This free community festival...

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