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Where to Find Food Assistance in the Philadelphia Area this Summer

According to Feeding America, 1 in 7 people in the U.S. are food insecure, yet right here in the area, it is close to double that rate. An alarming 1 in 4 people in Philadelphia are hungry. Summer is the hungriest time of year for hundreds of thousands of kids

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First Friday Interview: Christopher Gray, Local Shark Tank Winner

First Friday: Christopher Gray, Scholly

This month we’re excited to feature Philadelphia entrepreneur, Christopher Gray, who was featured on ABC’s Shark Tank in February 2015 for Scholly: an app that gives students a simple way to find scholarships for college — for free. The 24-year-old Drexel graduate launched the app in May 2013, and as

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Preakness at the Piazza Launches Music Video

The Preakness at the Piazza Planning Committee is not MSing around this year! They are coming up with wildly creative ideas to promote this event.  Founder and Chair of the event, Geoff Gross, decided this year he wanted to make a music video.  Here’s the world premiere of the first National

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The 2016 Kentucky Derby Party at West Laurel Hill

GIDDY UP! On Saturday May 7th, 2016, people will gather in the conservatory of West Laurel Hill Cemetery to watch the 142nd Kentucky Derby! The West Laurel Hill Derby Party, now in its 4th year, has quickly become the event of the spring season, and a signature event for West

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MANNA’s 24th Annual Shut Up & Dance

The 24th Annual Shut Up & Dance benefit performance on April 9 still has us talking, as it is one of our favorite events of the year! Featuring never-before-seen original choreography presented by Pennsylvania Ballet dancers, Shut Up & Dance benefits MANNA, a nonprofit that prepares and delivers nourishing meals

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Get Ready for THE Party of the Year This Friday

If you’re going to call your event THE Party, you had better be prepared to go big or go home. This is Philadelphia after all, and we certainly have a few epic bashes each vying for the top spot on the social scene. Since the event is a few days

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IBA’s Women in Business Event to Take Place on March 29

If you’re looking for an event that empowers women, then we have just the thing for you! In honor of Women’s History Month, the Independence Business Alliance* is hosting their 3rd annual Women in Business Panel Discussion on March 29! The panel will include women business owners, professionals, and state and

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DVLF Celebrates 9 Years of Holiday Giving

    What could be better than giving the gift of joy during the holiday season? Attendees of this year’s TOY event were able to do just that during the ninth iteration of the Delaware Valley Legacy Fund’s popular party. Each winter, DVLF* celebrates the season with TOY, a much-beloved annual fundraising event.

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17 Local Organizations You Should Consider Donating to for #GivingTuesday

After we celebrate Thanksgiving with our loved ones and shop until we drop on Black Friday/Cyber Monday, there is #GivingTuesday. On December 1st,  we donate our time and money towards charities, communities centers, schools, businesses, and other organizations that help our communities to grow and thrive. Started four years ago, Giving Tuesday stemmed

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How to Help Combat Hunger & Homelessness in Philadelphia

  Every year, hunger and homelessness is brought to the forefront of our societal consciousness through National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week (NHHAW). In the week before Thanksgiving, The National Coalition for the Homeless works especially hard to raise awareness of these issues across the United States. From November 14

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