Ideas We Should Steal: Public Montessori Schools
In Puerto Rico, an experiment in alternative education is getting results in a district with struggling schools and high poverty. Could it work here?
Do Something: March for Women
This week, join thousands on the Parkway to celebrate women, support pipeline fighting nuns, learn about the opioid epidemic, and more!
Do Something: Spread Holiday Cheer
This week, make Philadelphia and the world a little better for others: Give a toy to a child in need, fight mass incarceration, help homeless dogs find a loving home, and more!
Do Something: Make Some Room
This week, learn how to be an ally, strategize ways to create community spaces, stand up for Trans access to healthcare, and more!
The Citizen Updates: Citizen of the Week Sara Gatti
Last winter, the Fairmount resident recruited friends to knit for the needy. This year, she’s at it again—and looking for even more volunteers
Do Something: Dance For Change
Feeling sluggish after Thanksgiving festivities? Re-energize by doing something for others this week! Salsa for Puerto Rico, honor survivors and victims of AIDS, help create a better food system and more.
22 Ways to Help Puerto Rico
Wondering what to do after Hurricane Maria? One of the 135,000 Puerto Ricans living in Philly has some ideas