U.S. Squash, Study Hotels partner to promote Philadelphia’s sports, tourism and hospitality industries

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9rWK-8_LQjs One of the most prestigious squash tournament in the United States has called Philadelphia home a few times in recent years. Last week’s announcement that Study Hotels was named an official sponsor of the 2017 U.S. Open presented by Macquarie Investment Management, and the Arlen Specter Pennsylvania Championships, was a welcomed addition to the world-class sporting event. … Continue reading U.S. Squash, Study Hotels partner to promote Philadelphia’s sports, tourism and hospitality industries

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Unprecedented program aims to ‘Rebuild’ Philadelphia, serve as national community investment model

Yesterday the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) concluded its annual conference in New Orleans, bringing together more than 7,000 park and recreation professionals, citizen advocates and industry suppliers from around the country. The premier annual meeting of the park and recreation community, over a three-day period conference attendees were presented networking opportunities, hundreds of education sessions and the … Continue reading Unprecedented program aims to ‘Rebuild’ Philadelphia, serve as national community investment model

Philly’s ‘Made Man’ serves with fidelity, recognized by national initiative

As the Congressional Black Caucus nears the conclusion of its 47th Annual Legislative Conference in Washington D.C., The Made Man Initiative will honor an impressive group of distinguished men impacting our nation. Philadelphia Councilman-At-Large Derek Green is one of them. “It’s truly an honor to be recognized by Ky [Dele] and her Made Man initiative and to be a … Continue reading Philly’s ‘Made Man’ serves with fidelity, recognized by national initiative

JAY-Z showcases philanthropic and advocacy ambitions at Budweiser Made In America Fest

In 2003, Shawn “JAY-Z” Carter dropped his eighth record, “The Black Album,” promoting the prophetic classic as his final album before embarking on a self-imposed retirement. During the same year the musician, businessman and philanthropist co-founded the Shawn Carter Foundation with his mother, Gloria, focused on empowering youth and communities in need. Fortunately, the “CEO … Continue reading JAY-Z showcases philanthropic and advocacy ambitions at Budweiser Made In America Fest

Local AARP chapter providing for Philly’s seniors

With hundreds of independently incorporated chapters across the Commonwealth, guided by policies set forth on the national and international levels, many local AARP outfits focus their activities around improving and serving their senior communities with dignity. For 30 years, AARP Pennsylvania’s West Park Chapter 4037 has been a shining example and model chapter dutifully fulfilling … Continue reading Local AARP chapter providing for Philly’s seniors