Advocacy Win!

Posted on 08/27/15
Earlier this month, the Roxborough Development Corporation and GroundSwell Design Group unveiled the first set of plans for the pocket park at a community meeting.
Posted on 08/20/15
FreshVisions Youth Theater, a mainstay in the Germantown arts and culture community for many years, could possibly lose its home because of circumstances out of their control.
Posted on 08/19/15
See the Fringe Arts Festival shows by traveling by bicycle.
Posted on 08/18/15
Philadelphia LISC is seeking proposals for creative placemaking programs, projects, and initiatives in North and West Philadelphia.
Posted on 08/14/15
On Thursday, August 13, we held the #artyouthviolence chat to bring awareness to all the arts organizations in Philly working in youth safety and violence prevention. We talked about the orgs who work here as well as inspiration we could get from other organizations across the country.
Posted on 08/03/15
We'll start tweeting discussion questions from @GroundSwell_PA at noon.
Posted on 08/03/15
The council members developed a workshop that they led with middle schoolers to teach emotional coping skills and conflict resolution.
Posted on 08/03/15
To address the pervasive violence in the district, the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program has teamed up with Urban Creators and the City of Philadelphia Youth Violence Prevention Collaborative to work with youth in the 22nd Police District.
Posted on 08/03/15
The subject of the 2015 Documentary History Project for Youth is “Policed.” The topic was developed through discussions between Scribe staff, youth participants in the 2014 DHPY program (the DHPY alum) and advice from a longtime friend of Scribe.
Posted on 08/03/15
Through the Claymobile, The Clay Studio brings clay art education to diverse populations in the Philadelphia region.