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CWF's End of Year Recognition Event

Event Details
May 13, 2013
Come join The Campaign for Working Families (CWF) as they host their Annual End of Year Recognition Event!

The Campaign for Working Families (CWF) is a non-profit organization that provides free tax preparation for families and individuals with incomes below $57,000 as well as other financial services for families throughout the city of Philadelphia.

Entrepreneur Works’ Executive Director Leslie Benoliel to Participate in 2nd Annual Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) America Conference

June 6, 2012

Executive Director Leslie Benoliel to Participate in Small Business Working Group; Will Join 1,000 Fellow Participants in Working Towards Finding Solutions that Promote Economic Recovery in the U.S.

Working to Make Communities Stronger

February 27, 2012

UAC's organization leaders have long been engaged in addressing the challenges and opportunities affecting their communities. Many are African-American men who not only serve as leaders, but also serve as mentors to younger generations.

COLOURS thanks Damon Humes for his service

September 30, 2019

COLOURS thanks Damon Humes for his service


PHILADELPHIA— Effective Monday, September 30, 2019, Damon Humes, has transitioned from his position as the Executive Director of the COLOURS Organization to pursue other career opportunities.

On behalf of COLOURS’ staff, Board of Directors, and supporters, we applaud Damon for his 2 1/2 years of service to the organization and wish him well in his future endeavors.

Hire! Philly Coalition Hires First Executive Director

August 8, 2019

Philadelphia, Penn. – August 8, 2019 – Today the Hire! Philly Coalition announced it named Kathryn Epps Roberson as its first Executive Director. In this role Roberson will implement the coalition’s vision and strategy to align the business community’s resources to create more economic opportunity in Philadelphia. In addition to leading these efforts within the coalition, Roberson will play a critical role in engaging and building advocacy among stakeholders across the community’s public and private sectors.

Request for Proposal (RFP): Case Management Services (ODAAT)

May 28, 2019

The Urban Affairs Coalition program, One Day At A Time (ODAAT), is looking for an independent contractor for to provide Case Management Services. The objective of the case manager works collaboratively with the program participants to develop a housing plan and coordinate assistance to enrolled individuals ensuring access to an array of services and benefits.

Request for Proposal (RFP) for: Information Technology Managed Services (ARC)

May 16, 2019

Request for Proposal (RFP) for: Information Technology Managed Services

Contact for Request for Proposal: Lorraine McGirt, Program Director,



Employer-Assisted Housing Program expands Employer Network to give Grants

March 15, 2019


Urban Affairs Coalition’s Community & Economic Development Committee releases 2019 Foreclosure Prevention Guidebook

February 1, 2019
On Friday, February 1, 2019, the Community and Economic Development (CED) Department of the Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC) released their latest version of the Foreclosure Prevention Resource Guide.

Urban Affairs Coalition welcomes Wells Fargo’s Joseph Kirk to UAC Board of Directors

January 25, 2019