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

11

EVENT:

Election Hangover Party

Friday, Nov 11, 2016
8:00pm

at Ruba Club

Presented by Get Lucid! and The Philadelphia Citizen

Gamechangers in Chief

Three young mayors, on stage at a Citizen event last month, made clear why innovation in city government is no longer a thing to scoff at. It’s real.

By Roxanne Patel Shepelavy

Do Something: Your Alternative Guide to the DNC

Eight (other) ways to experience the Democratic National Convention this week

By Gillian McGoldrick

The Citizen Recommends: Movies in the Park

A summer-long initiative brings outdoor film screenings to little-known parks across Philly—boosting interest in our green spaces and encouraging community-building across neighborhoods.

By Josh Middleton

The Citizen Recommends: Clean, Green and Engage

Want to learn how to channel your inner Leslie Knope? Find out Wednesday at a YIP/Citizen event

By Matt Rader and Michelle Feldman

Do Something: Eat Guacamole

MANNA’S annual Guac Off returns to Morgan’s Pier. Plus: Join the Men Can movement, attend a stitch-in for reproductive rights, and more ways to be an awesome citizen this week.

By Josh Middleton

The Citizen Recommends: 100 Days Out Block Party

This weekend’s bash at the Constitution Center aims to get locals excited about the Democratic National Convention in July.

By Josh Middleton

It Pays To Vote

The Citizen's 2015 Philadelphia Municipal Election Voting Lottery will pay one random voter $10,000. Yes, we are that desperate

By Roxanne Patel Shepelavy