The (New) Sound of Philly

Students at Hill-Freedman World Academy have created an album that showcases the power of music to unite, with cameos from Chill Moody and...Bill Hite?

By Jessica Press

Citizens of the Week: Climate Dads

This Father’s Day, we tip our hat to a Philly duo who’s giving like-minded men agency over a seemingly daunting problem

By Jessica Press

Meet the Disruptor: Kyree Holmes

The Philly native launched Onyx Valley as a way to open doors—and make a dent in eradicating tech’s pipeline woes

By Jessica Press

The Citizen Recommends: ArtWell Festival

Since 2000, the nonprofit has been using art to heal, help, and bring joy to Philly. On June 8th, you too can experience the beauty of their programming

By Jessica Press

Business for Good: Penji

The Camden-based design company doesn’t just create graphics: It fuels opportunities

By Jessica Press

Ideas We Should Steal: Free Childcare at City Meetings

Ithaca, New York, just eliminated the biggest barrier to civic engagement among parents. Could babysitting bring more voices into the conversation in Philly, too?

By Jessica Press

The Citizen Recommends: Bailing Out Moms

More than 80 percent of women in Philly jails are awaiting trial. Help the People’s Paper Co-op pay their bail in time for Mother’s Day—then, welcome them home

By Jessica Press

Citizens of the Week: 10,000 White Women—Doing the Work

There's no perfect way to talk about race. But four friends are igniting conversations among a group that could use more of them: white women

By Jessica Press