Philadelphia Plans a Promotional 'I Love Philly' Afternoon, on Valentine's Day, in Love ParkIvana Lash, 16, a junior at Parkway Center City High School, says too many people in Philadelphia only see negativity.
House of Umoja Readies For Philadelphia's Next ''Million Father March''"The purpose of the march is to project a feeling of protection and respect inside the community and the school system," says House of Umoja co-founder David Fattah.
Phila. Community Leaders Planning 40-Year Renewal of 'No Gang War' PactOn January 1, 1974, founders of the House of Umoja got more than 500 gang members from across the city together in North Philadelphia to discuss how to end a territorial blood war.
Philadelphia Activists Join National 'Walk Your Kids to School' EffortIt's part of a national effort to have fathers be proactive in their children's education.
Philadelphia Anti-Violence Groups Launch 'Live And Let Live' CampaignA group of Philadelphia-area grass-roots organizations have launched a new campaign to fight violence in the city.
African American Museum Honors ‘Sheroes’A shero is a female hero, someone who has improved the quality of life of those around her and took on tough challenges despite obstacles.