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Sunday worship for Salt and Light

By Ted Behr | June 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Sunday worship for Salt and Light

Newly merged congregations gather at vandalized Woodland Plaza Two sister Southwest congregations have merged to become “Salt and Light,” incorporating in their new name the social and spiritual priorities for […]

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Protest 2020 – Independent Probe of Philly Police Performance

By Ted Behr | June 19, 2020 | Comments Off on Protest 2020 – Independent Probe of Philly Police Performance

Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw and Mayor James Kenney issued a joint statement Monday, June 15, that an independent consultant would be appointed to thoroughly investigate the City’s response to the […]

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Juneteenth Celebrations, Today and Beyond

By Jackson Adams | June 19, 2020 | Comments Off on Juneteenth Celebrations, Today and Beyond

Part 3 of the “A Time to Celebrate and Educate” Series  In many ways, Juneteenth can be celebrated much like July 4th. So why not celebrate it on July 4th […]

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Juneteenth Vs. Society (Then)

By Jackson Adams | June 19, 2020 | Comments Off on Juneteenth Vs. Society (Then)

Part 2 of the “A Time to Celebrate and Educate” Series  During the early years, when Juneteenth was still being established as a day of festivities, there was little interest […]

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Juneteenth’s History

By Jackson Adams | June 19, 2020 | Comments Off on Juneteenth’s History

Part 1 of the “A Time to Celebrate and Educate” Series  By Jackson Adams & Steve Kuzmicki  Juneteenth, short for June 19th, is an important day in African American history […]

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PACDC Policy Agenda

By Globe Times Staff | June 11, 2020 | Comments Off on PACDC Policy Agenda

The Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations (PACDC) released a policy agenda calling for protections for renters, home owners, small businesses, and the nonprofits that serve them, to help Philadelphia […]

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SHARE FOOD PROGRAM RELEASES INTERACTIVE MAP OF COVID-19 FOOD SITES THROUGHOUT PHILADELPHIA REGION

By Globe Times Staff | June 8, 2020 | Comments Off on SHARE FOOD PROGRAM RELEASES INTERACTIVE MAP OF COVID-19 FOOD SITES THROUGHOUT PHILADELPHIA REGION

PHILADELPHIA, PA – Today, Share Food Program released an interactive map of locations where residents in Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs can go to pick up free food boxes throughout […]

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Black Lives Matter

By Globe Times Staff | June 6, 2020 | Comments Off on Black Lives Matter

The Southwest Globe Times supports the people protesting for Black lives, equality, and justice. Protests in all 50 states have forced changes all across the United States. Officials have charged […]

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Exemplary Programming for Extraordinary Times

By Globe Times Staff | June 5, 2020 | Comments Off on Exemplary Programming for Extraordinary Times

Introducing the Penn Rising Senior Summer Academy – the first of its kind in scope and scale, completely free, and designed just for your student. In response to the unprecedented […]

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CENSUS 2020 – I Count, You Count!

By Globe Times Staff | May 29, 2020 | Comments Off on CENSUS 2020 – I Count, You Count!

In challenging times like these, the need for community action is greater than ever. If you’re like the Philly Counts team, you’re already thinking of the next thing you can […]

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