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  • Campaign for Working Families Kicks Off its Tax Season | Urban Affairs Coalition
    free tax sites are now open Free tax preparation services are available to families with incomes less than 52 000 and individuals with incomes less than 20 000 The Center City Supersite is located at the Urban Affairs Coalition 1207 Chestnut Street 4th Floor Customers are seen on a first come first served basis and can also receive services to complete public benefits screenings for SNAP LIHEAP Medical and CHIP CWF also offers Savings Bonds and debit cards for direct deposit of tax refunds Several sites have Spanish speaking volunteers and staff available For more information or t o find a tax site near you please call 311 or visit www cwfphilly com Tags News Publications Business Financial Assistance Financial Literacy Neighborhood and Communities Subscribe to our Newsletter About Us History UAC Impacts President s Corner President s Bio Interviews Speeches Board of Directors Management Staff Financials FAQ Office Location Directions Friends of the Coalition Our Priorities Strengthening Nonprofits Building Wealth Economic Development Projects Services Current Past Clients Community Economic Development CED Committee Philadelphia HomeBuyNow Foreclosure Prevention Home Improvement Loans Financial Education Network FAN Clubs Financial Education Workshops Youth Development Youth Employment Strategic Partnerships UAC KEYSPOT Services Comprehensive Services Collaborative

    Original URL path: http://www.uac.org/news/campaign-working-families-kicks-its-tax-season (2016-02-11)
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  • UAC and Comcast Provide Free Computers to low-income Families | Urban Affairs Coalition
    computer for free The project is part of Comcast s low cost Internet Essentials service and is supported with funding from the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program BTOP Research has identified cost and relevance as the two main barriers to internet adoption By providing a laptop and free internet access UAC and Comcast have directly addressed the cost barrier Digital literacy training is also available to the families for free through Internet Essentials or KEYSPOT This project was a part of the Urban Affairs Coalition s lead role in KEYSPOT Powered by the Freedom Rings Partnership a collaboration with over 50 organizations to bring internet access training and technology to Philadelphia residents For more information about Internet Essentials visit www internetessentials com and for more information about KEYSPOT visit www PhillyKEYSPOTS org Tags News Publications Literacy Neighborhood and Communities Subscribe to our Newsletter About Us History UAC Impacts President s Corner President s Bio Interviews Speeches Board of Directors Management Staff Financials FAQ Office Location Directions Friends of the Coalition Our Priorities Strengthening Nonprofits Building Wealth Economic Development Projects Services Current Past Clients Community Economic Development CED Committee Philadelphia HomeBuyNow Foreclosure Prevention Home Improvement Loans Financial Education Network FAN Clubs Financial

    Original URL path: http://www.uac.org/news/uac-and-comcast-provide-free-computers-low-income-families (2016-02-11)
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  • MLK365/Global Citizen Hosts A Successful King Day of Service | Urban Affairs Coalition
    action On Monday January 20th 2014 the 19th Annual Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of Service was once again the largest King Day event in the nation The Annual King Day of Service held at Girard College drew 5 000 volunteers and 150 activities including service projects workshops trainings a Health Wellness Fair the 3rd Annual Jobs Opportunity Fair and more More than 100 volunteers led by Mayor Michael Nutter US Senator Robert Casey Former US Senator Harris Wofford Congressman Chaka Fattah and School District Superintendent Dr William Hite assembled and packed needed school supplies computers and books to be distributed to the most underserved Philadelphia public schools The King Day of Service ended with the Philadelphia Orchestra performing their 24th annual Martin Luther King Jr Tribute concert which marked the beginning of a new partnership between the King Day of Service Girard College and the Orchestra Tags News Publications Service Initiatives Workforce Development Youth Youth Development Subscribe to our Newsletter About Us History UAC Impacts President s Corner President s Bio Interviews Speeches Board of Directors Management Staff Financials FAQ Office Location Directions Friends of the Coalition Our Priorities Strengthening Nonprofits Building Wealth Economic Development Projects Services Current

    Original URL path: http://www.uac.org/news/mlk365global-citizen-hosts-successful-king-day-service (2016-02-11)
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  • Financing College Success | Urban Affairs Coalition
    updates on policy and legislative changes impacting students ability to matriculate persist and complete college The Mayor s Office of Education has launched its 2014 Financing College Campaign and will be holding a host of citywide events designed to help families learn how to finance a college education The campaign goal is to increase the number of Philadelphia students matriculating to postsecondary institutions with funding to complete their degree or certificate programs The campaign emphasizes submitting an accurate and complete Free Application for Federal Student Aid FAFSA form scholarship and other type of financial aid applications The Financing College Campaign begins with a professional development workshop series to ensure accurate information is provided to college bound students and families To register click here Citywide FAFSA Completion Financial AID Workshops will be held from January through May Tags News Publications Education Adult Education Youth Workforce Development Youth Youth Development Subscribe to our Newsletter About Us History UAC Impacts President s Corner President s Bio Interviews Speeches Board of Directors Management Staff Financials FAQ Office Location Directions Friends of the Coalition Our Priorities Strengthening Nonprofits Building Wealth Economic Development Projects Services Current Past Clients Community Economic Development CED Committee Philadelphia HomeBuyNow Foreclosure

    Original URL path: http://www.uac.org/news/financing-college-success (2016-02-11)
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  • News & Publications | Urban Affairs Coalition
    October 4th in State College PA The event GALAEI Accepting Youth Board Applications September 27 2013 UAC Program Partner GALAEI is accepting applications for the 2013 2014 B Seen B Heard Youth Board B Seen B Heard Is a youth based youth focus internship at GALAEI The youth board has CED Fan Clubs Celebrate Financial Accomplishments September 27 2013 With support from Citibank the Urban Affairs Coalition UAC provided financial education to Germantown and Mt Airy residents under its Financial Advancement Network FAN Clubs FAN Clubs Summer WorkReady 2013 A Huge Success September 26 2013 This past summer UAC placed 1 192 students in paid jobs and internships across Philadelphia UAC also assisted the Philadelphia Youth Network PYN in placing an additional 485 students in Philadelphia Tribune Names UAC President Top Mover Shaker September 23 2013 UAC President Sharmain Matlock Turner was recently recognized as one of Philadelphia s top Movers Shakers by the Philadelphia Tribune The Tribune honored Philadelphia s Most Influential Enroll Now for Teenshop Inc September 23 2013 Teenshop Inc a UAC Program Partner is accepting applications for its 28th program year Teenshop Inc is a program dedicated to mentoring and helping girls ages 13 18 become the future first previous 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 next last Featured Video Facebook Monday June 22 2015 12 18pm David Buckholtz was an intern through UAC s WorkReady program while he was in high school As he completes his degree at Penn State he came back to UAC to serve as a mentor to youth in the WorkReady program this summer We know he is destined for great things In this photo David thanks Governor Wolf s Chief of Staff Katie McGinty after she announced 2 4M of additional state funding for summer jobs in

    Original URL path: http://www.uac.org/news?page=14 (2016-02-11)
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  • Iron Workers Joint Apprenticeship Training | Urban Affairs Coalition
    applicants must be at least 18 years of age physically able to work at the trade possess a valid Driver s License have a high school diploma or GED equivalent and be able to pass a drug test Tags News Publications Job Readiness Development Placement Job Training Placement Workforce Development Subscribe to our Newsletter About Us History UAC Impacts President s Corner President s Bio Interviews Speeches Board of Directors

    Original URL path: http://www.uac.org/news/iron-workers-joint-apprenticeship-training (2016-02-11)
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  • The Merchants Fund Offering Grants for Businesses in Financial Need | Urban Affairs Coalition
    28 2014 TMF is offering two core grant making areas for businesses that have been legally established for at least three years in Philadelphia The Business Stabilization grant provides up to 10 000 to help small businesses remain stable viable and grow in the face of economic challenges The Business Loan provides up to 20 000 to match accredited government programs or bank loans at least dollar for dollar Grants are competitive and there is no guarantee of funding Interested applicants should discuss the project with staff at TMF before filing out an application Current businesses must demonstrate a financial need in order to be considered For more information please visit http www merchantsfund org or call 215 399 1339 Tags News Publications Business Entrepreneurship Business Financial Assistance Subscribe to our Newsletter About Us History UAC Impacts President s Corner President s Bio Interviews Speeches Board of Directors Management Staff Financials FAQ Office Location Directions Friends of the Coalition Our Priorities Strengthening Nonprofits Building Wealth Economic Development Projects Services Current Past Clients Community Economic Development CED Committee Philadelphia HomeBuyNow Foreclosure Prevention Home Improvement Loans Financial Education Network FAN Clubs Financial Education Workshops Youth Development Youth Employment Strategic Partnerships UAC KEYSPOT

    Original URL path: http://www.uac.org/news/merchants-fund-offering-grants-businesses-financial-need (2016-02-11)
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  • TD Bank Scholarship Awarded to Chris Waters | Urban Affairs Coalition
    Economic Development Council and obtain a Certified Economic Developer CEcD Certification A CEcD certification is one of the highest achievements in the economic development field giving economic developers the opportunity to gain core competencies across a variety of areas Tags News Publications Financial Literacy Subscribe to our Newsletter About Us History UAC Impacts President s Corner President s Bio Interviews Speeches Board of Directors Management Staff Financials FAQ Office Location

    Original URL path: http://www.uac.org/news/td-bank-scholarship-awarded-chris-waters (2016-02-11)
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