Category Archives: Point Breeze – 17th-1st Police Districts

Philadelphia Youth Media Partnership

The Philadelphia Youth Music Partnership is a free program that connects Philadelphia youth with music industry professionals.  A collaboration between PhillyRising and the Philadelphia Housing Authority, PYMP gives kids ages 12-19 the opportunity to learn about recording and performing music … Continue reading

Posted in Partners-PointBreeze, Resources - Point Breeze

Philadelphia Youth Music Partnership

http://philadelphianeighborhoods.com/2013/12/02/point-breeze-philadelphia-youth-music-partnership-presents-opportunities-to-youths/ December 2, 2013 On the exterior, Wilson Park Apartments may not look any different than the dozens of other project housing units owned by the Philadelphia Housing Authority but as the saying goes, looks can be deceiving. During after-school … Continue reading

Posted in Articles-Point Breeze

Strawberry Mansion Promise Academy

Located at 3133 Ridge Avenue, Strawberry Mansion Promise Academy has been educating the residents of North Philadlephia for over 40 years. The current year brings with it a host of new and enhanced programming for the students including a football … Continue reading

Posted in Partners-PointBreeze, Resources - Point Breeze

PhillyRising in Your Neighborhood

Deputy Mayor & Managing Director Rich Negrin 215-686-3480 richard.negrin@phila.gov PhillyRising Director Adé Fuqua 215-686-9010 ade.fuqua@phila.gov

Posted in Resources - Point Breeze

Block Captain’s Meeting

Please come  join Point Breeze area block captains and community  leaders in a discussion with the 17th district police department.  Resources are shared and concerns about the Point Breeze area are addressed in this meeting.  This meeting occurs every 2nd … Continue reading

Posted in Resources - Point Breeze

Diversified Community Services

To enable children and families to realize their fullest potential and achieve self-reliance in safe neighborhoods. DCS is embedded in the community. As the largest community-based organization in Point Breeze, more than 100 employees serve nearly 8,000 predominantly low-to moderate … Continue reading

Posted in Resources - Point Breeze

Ralph Brooks Tot Lot Project

Reimagining a Point Breeze basketball court May 22,2013 THE RALPH BROOKS Tot Lot is supposed to be a safe haven for kids in Point  Breeze who want to get some exercise and stay out of trouble.  But the bare-bones basketball … Continue reading

Posted in Articles-Point Breeze