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ATTENTION BUSINESS OWNERS AND NON-PROFITS

By Globe Times Staff | June 23, 2020 | Comments Off on ATTENTION BUSINESS OWNERS AND NON-PROFITS

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 | Comments Off on Check-in on Grandma & Grandpa!

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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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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