Broad Street Ministry
When temperatures drop below 20 degrees Fahrenheit, the City of Philadelphia puts its “Code Blue” initiatives in place.
Tom Henneman and Ed Rendell explain a new kickstarter company.
A Vietnamese “pho” soup restaurant opens in Fishtown, the owners of Federal Donuts start a soup kitchen for the homeless, and more!
A Philadelphia church ordains an openly gay pastor on Sunday.
Dozens of portraits, all victims of violence, were a central feature of the observance at Broad Street Ministry. Ten were those of students gunned down at Sandy Hook last year.
There’s still one “Golden Ticket” at large, and the owners of Fed ‘Nuts have come up with a way to raise money for charity and give away the last ticket to one deserving person.
Several hundred members of the area hospitality industry gathered at a South Philadelphia church to hear a recruiting pitch of sorts from an organization that helps some of the region’s most vulnerable people.
Some high school students from Montgomery County are getting into the holiday spirit today by donating a truck full of clothing to help the homeless in Philadelphia.