4th Graders Rally Against Gun Violence In Hopes To Make A DifferenceSome elementary school students in West Philadelphia took a stand against gun violence on Thursday.
In West Phila., Multimedia Arts Project Focuses on Youth HomelessnessLocated near 41st Street and Lancaster Avenue, Journey2Home is the culmination of two years of workshops with youung people experiencing housing insecurity.
Positively Philadelphia: The Lancaster Ave. Jazz and Arts Fest UArts faculty member Josh Lawrence is among the performers at the eighth annual Lancaster Avenue Jazz and Arts Festival, coming up Saturday, July 19th, 2014.
Drexel Receives $10 Million Gift For Local Outreach In Philadelphia Drexel University has received a $10 million gift to create a community outreach center near its campus in Philadelphia.
Red Cross Celebrates 3,000 Days Of Housing For Philadelphia Area VictimsSince it opened in April of 2003, the Red Cross House has housed more then 8,600 people in more than 2,700 families, who were victims of disaster.
Drexel, Peco Give Million-Dollar Boost To Science Education in West Philadelphia SchoolsPeco is giving $1 million over five years to boost the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math ("STEM") program in the Mantua and Powelton Village communities. Drexel University will provide the academics.