Category Archives: PhillyRising Monthly Update

October/November 2014

Upcoming Events & Volunteer Opportunities *Deadline: Saturday, November 15 Richardson Dilworth Award for Distinguished Public Service The Richardson Dilworth Award founded by Mayor Nutter was established to honor distinguished City employees who exhibit excellent public service. Community partners are encouraged … Continue reading

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September/October 2014

Upcoming Events & Volunteer Opportunities Saturday, October 18 PhillyRising Conference PhillyRising will be hosting its 2nd annual conference to promote innovation and community engagement. The purpose of this conference is to create a platform in which community members can communicate directly … Continue reading

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August/September 2014

Upcoming Events & Volunteer Opportunities Peace Day Philly On Sunday, September 21, nations across the world will celebrate the United Nations International Day of Peace. Peace Day Philly is a local initiative to support this effort. Every day during the … Continue reading

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July/August 2014

Upcoming Events & Volunteer Opportunities National Night Out America’s Night Out Against Crime is an initiative of the National Association of Town Watch to promote neighborhood involvement in crime prevention activities. The following neighborhoods will host National Night Out Activities: … Continue reading

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June/July 2014

Upcoming Events & Volunteer Opportunities Friday, July 4 4th of July Celebration in Lawncrest Join neighbors in Lawncrest for their 99th annual 4th of July Celebration! Activities throughout the day include a parade, car show, food court, children’s rides, paintball, … Continue reading

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May/June 2014

Upcoming Events & Volunteer Opportunities Wednesday, June 4 Montessori Charter School Playground Build Day Montessori Charter School is building a playground for students to enjoy – join us on June 4 to help with the building efforts! The school is … Continue reading

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April/May 2014

Congratulations to the new Deputy Managing Director-Director of PhillyRising, Adé Fuqua, and the new Deputy Director, Jim Sanders! Adé and Jim have been with PhillyRising since near its inception, Adé as the South Divisional Coordinator and then as Deputy Director, … Continue reading

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