Community News

Voter Registration

By Ted Behr | July 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Now’s the Time to Check Your Status If you have any concerns about your registration and your ability to go to the polls and successfully cast your ballot next November […]

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Stay Updated on COVID-19 in Philadelphia

By Globe Times Staff | July 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

Text the keyword COVIDPHL to 888-777 to receive info and updates through ReadyPhiladelphia, the city’s mass communication system.  For all information, go to www.phila.gov/covid-19.   Follow the Philadelphia Public Health Department […]

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Water Safety: Be aware of the dangers

By Globe Times Staff | July 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

As the summer days get longer and hotter, young people are looking for ways to stay cool and have fun in the water. Swimming in Philadelphia’s rivers, streams, and creeks […]

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Children and Youth Summer food programs in Southwest

By Globe Times Staff | July 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Coalition Against Hunger again is making meals and snacks available at many locations throughout the city this summer.  The complete information is available at the following website: http://www.hungercoalition.org/summermeals This […]

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City Council Passes Emergency Health Benefits for Frontline Healthcare Workers

By Globe Times Staff | July 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

Philadelphia, June 25, 2020 – Council today unanimously passed Bill No. 200306 – legislation providing new protections for Philadelphia healthcare workers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.   The bill, […]

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Statewide Small Business Grants Will Open June 30th

By Globe Times Staff | June 26, 2020 | 3 Comments

The new COVID-19 Relief Statewide Small Business Assistance Program plans to begin accepting applications for the first round of funding on June 30th, 2020. The first round will stay open for […]

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Job Opportunity at Southwest CDC

By Globe Times Staff | June 26, 2020 | 0 Comments

NAC COORDINATOR (Job Description)  Summary:  Neighborhood Advisory Committee (NAC) is an extension of the Division of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) of the City of Philadelphia, the purpose of which […]

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Health Safety – Important with Sexually Transmitted Disease Too!

By Globe Times Staff | June 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

NUAD and COLOURS renew education program in SW Health Safety! It’s just as important a concern with sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) as it is for Covid-19 Neighborhood United Against Drugs […]

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ATTENTION BUSINESS OWNERS AND NON-PROFITS

By Globe Times Staff | June 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

SBA EIDL IS OPEN AGAIN The Small Business Administration has reopened the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and EIDL Advance program portal to all eligible applicants experiencing economic impacts due […]

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Check-in on Grandma & Grandpa!

By Globe Times Staff | June 23, 2020 | 0 Comments

As our city reopens, local families are scrambling for help to care for their elderly loved ones who are isolated and home alone. Local in-home care companies are flooded with […]

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