Things to Do in Philadelphia This Weekend

The first-ever Northern Liberties Restaurant Week kicks off, the Oscar Meyer Wienermobile rolls through town and more fun things to do in Philly this week during Covid-19

By Josh Middleton


Future-Proofing Work: Can The Future Still Be Female?

Covid has wreaked havoc on women’s careers—but it doesn’t have to stay that way. Join Future Works Alliance and The Citizen for an event next week on where to go from here

By Anne Gemmell

WATCH: Integrity Icon Philly Awards Ceremony

We celebrated the public servants named the first-ever heroes of high integrity in Philly—and the country. See why we they are role models for all of us.

By Jessica Blatt Press

WATCH: Book Club With Dr. Michele Harper

During our first virtual event of 2021, the ER doctor and best-selling author shared what it means to break—and to heal—on the frontlines of medicine

By Jessica Blatt Press

The Citizen Recommends: Stitching Our Futures

Mural Arts’ participatory quilting project invites all of us to imagine—and create—a city budget that reflects who we want to be

By Roxanne Patel Shepelavy

The Citizen Recommends: “Dear President Biden”

American Values, Religious Voices—a campaign that creates pathways for civic discourse—will come to the stage on Monday with a live virtual performance and conversation

By Jessica Blatt Press

What We Saw at the 2020 Ideas We Should Steal Festival

Check out videos from our third annual—and first all-virtual—solutions festival