Veterans and Civic Engagement

At our Citizen Town Hall last week, we offered a way for vets to continue their commitment to service: With local civic engagement

By Roxanne Patel Shepelavy

Video: The University and the City

Our Citizen Speaks event brought five city university presidents together for the first time. Here's a recap in a quick 4-minute-plus video.

The Citizen Recommends: Veterans and Civic Engagement

The Citizen and the Women Veterans Center host a town hall Thursday to help veterans stay civically engaged

By Meredith Degyansky
Apr

27

EVENT:

Veterans and Civic Engagement

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017
5:30-7:30 p.m.

at Michael J Crescenz MOH Rising Sun VFW Post 2819

The Citizen and the Veterans MultiService Center are teaming up to help veterans explore ways to find a new mission in civic engagement

Apr

20

EVENT:

Citizen Speaks: The University and The City

Thursday, Apr 20, 2017
Panel: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Reception: 7:30pm - 8:30pm

at The Barnes Foundation

Featuring the Presidents of CCP, Drexel, Temple, Jefferson, and Penn

The Citizen Recommends: Sodas With The Citizen and Connor Barwin

South Philly restaurateurs are matching soda tax revenue to donate to their local school. Join us in celebrating them

By Gillian McGoldrick
Feb

08

EVENT:

Sodas with The Citizen and Connor Barwin

Wednesday, Feb 08, 2017
5pm - 7pm

at The Cambridge

Join The Citizen and Eagles linebacker/Make The World Better Foundation Founder Connor Barwin at a Happy Hour to benefit Jackson Elementary

Nov

19

EVENT:

Meet the Disruptors Happy Hour

Saturday, Nov 19, 2016
5:00pm - 7:30pm

at Industrious Philadelphia

Part of Young Involved Philadelphia's State of Young Philly

Nov

18

EVENT:

Citizen Mouth Off 2016: Solutions to Poverty

Friday, Nov 18, 2016
6:00pm - 8:00pm

at Philadelphia Opportunities Industrialization Center (OIC)

Join local civic leaders across a wide range of fields to discuss ways to address Philadelphia's poverty crisis

Nov

08

EVENT:

2016 Election Returns Watch Party

Tuesday, Nov 08, 2016
8:00pm - 11:00pm (or however long it takes)

at City Diner

Come watch the returns come in for the most important election ever