Globe Times Staff

EPA Awards Remediation Funding for Future Field Station Site

By Globe Times Staff | May 31, 2024 | Comments Off on EPA Awards Remediation Funding for Future Field Station Site

On May 20, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael Regan, Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon (PA-05), and Mayor Cherelle Parker visited Bartram’s Garden for the announcement of new EPA funds […]

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Juneteenth Jubilee at Bartram’s Garden

By Globe Times Staff | May 29, 2024 | Comments Off on Juneteenth Jubilee at Bartram’s Garden

Come on out to the Garden for a full day of free festivities, co-hosted and emceed by  VinylTap 215. There’ll be live performances by Jacqueline Constance, youth storytelling with Paul […]

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Summer Community Health Resource Day

By Globe Times Staff | May 24, 2024 | Comments Off on Summer Community Health Resource Day
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Sign up today for Southwest CDC’s First Time Home Buyer Seminar and Budget and Credit Workshop!

By Globe Times Staff | May 23, 2024 | Comments Off on Sign up today for Southwest CDC’s First Time Home Buyer Seminar and Budget and Credit Workshop!
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SAVE THE DATE: Summer Festival at Whitby Park, Saturday June 15, 2024

By Globe Times Staff | May 20, 2024 | Comments Off on SAVE THE DATE: Summer Festival at Whitby Park, Saturday June 15, 2024

Cobbs Creek Ambassadors’ Summer Festival is back for 2024 on Saturday June 15th 11am-3pm in Whitby Park! All are welcome to this free community event, which will feature fun activities […]

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Virtual Community Meeting to Discuss Environmental Impacts of Neighborhood Auto Businesses

By Globe Times Staff | May 16, 2024 | Comments Off on Virtual Community Meeting to Discuss Environmental Impacts of Neighborhood Auto Businesses

The meeting will take place on May 30th from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. If you have any questions please email steven@southwestcdc.org.

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Pennsylvania Homeowners Assistance Fund has been reopened

By Globe Times Staff | May 16, 2024 | Comments Off on Pennsylvania Homeowners Assistance Fund has been reopened

In March, the PA Homeowners Assistance fund reopened for applications. The pandemic-era program assists struggling homeowners with their mortgages to help them keep up with their bills. Priority will be […]

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Southwest CDC Staff Introductions

By Globe Times Staff | May 10, 2024 | Comments Off on Southwest CDC Staff Introductions

Brian Mazelis joined Southwest CDC in February as a program coordinator for the City’s poverty reduction initiative, The Promise, and contributes to the Southwest Globe Times.   Brian has a […]

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Bartram’s Garden Dedicates New Harvey Memorial Garden 

By Globe Times Staff | May 7, 2024 | Comments Off on Bartram’s Garden Dedicates New Harvey Memorial Garden 

in Honor of Black History of Bartram’s Garden  Bartram’s Garden will dedicate a new memorial garden within the country’s oldest surviving  botanic garden in honor of the Black history of […]

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Southwest Leadership Academy Charter School Awarded State Mental Health Grant

By Globe Times Staff | May 6, 2024 | Comments Off on Southwest Leadership Academy Charter School Awarded State Mental Health Grant

Philadelphia, PA – Southwest Leadership Academy Charter School (SLA) administrators are pleased to announce the grades K-8 charter school joined its counterparts across the state in receiving a $70,000 Noncompetitive School […]

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