The Do-Gooder Spotlight is GroundSwell's blog post spreading the word about individuals and organizations working to better their communities. Today we are giving a shout-out to our friends at Project HOME.
This month Mayor Michael Nutter signed an Executive Order establishing the Philadelphia Bicycle Advocacy Board, which will advise the Mayor on ways to promote and protect recreational and professional cycling in the City of Philadelphia.
Join GroundSwell at Lenfest Plaza in front of Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Saturday, November 22 to star in the GroundSwell promotional video! The video will feature five distinct scenes that represent what GroundSwell stands for: cultural engagement, clean parks, arts education, community performance and the strength of our movement.
The Fairmount Park Conservancy and Philadelphia Parks & Recreation are teaming up for a citywide park cleanup on Saturday, November 15th! They are looking for volunteers to help rake leaves, plant trees and bulbs, work on special projects.
Ars Nova Workshop(ANW) works to to elevate the role of jazz, improvisation, and experimental music in contemporary culture by serving as a facilitator between artists and their audiences in order to inform, inspire and challenge the listeners.
On October 10, Philadelphia Photo Arts Center (PPAC) held its fifth annual Philly Photo Day. Come out tonight to see the collection of photos captured by Philly residents. The opening reception kicks off tonight from 6 – 8pm at the Crane Arts Building, located on 1400 N. American Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122.
In honor of Veterans Day we have compiled a list of arts related activities happening around the city that celebrate the brave men and women who have served our country. Check out some of the events around the city in observance of Veterans Day.
Spiral Q Puppet Theater with The Paul Robeson House, and Friends of Clark Park presents the 15th Annual Peoplehood Parade and Festival on Saturday, November 15th at 50th and Walnut. Peoplehood is a celebration of community, creativity, joy, can-do attitudes, and courage to act on your convictions.
The Do-Gooder Spotlight is GroundSwell's blog post spreading the word about individuals and organizations working to better their communities. Today we are giving a shout-out to our friends at Arts Holding Hands and Hearts (AHHAH)!
On Tuesday, November 4, Pennsylvanians elected Tom Wolf to serve as the 47th governor of Pennsylvania. The Cultural Alliance has had a great relationship with the Corbett Administration, especially Mrs. Corbett who serves as the Chair of the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, and we look forward to working with the Wolf Administration during the transition period and when he takes office in January.