Citizen of the Week: Sunday Love Project

Fishtown resident Margaux Murphy started buying meals for the homeless on Christmas two years ago. Now she serves home-cooked lunches to 200 needy people every Sunday

By Saurav Upadhyay

Get Your Fix On

Philly Fixers Guild puts the tools to repair your broken wares in your hands

By Quinn O'Callaghan

Citizen of the Week: Addiction Warrior Reenie Dugan

The Fishtown native, a former addict herself, is organizing a 5K on Saturday to raise awareness of the city’s opioid addiction epidemic

By Josh Middleton

Do Civic Good at LadyHacks

Plus: Help low-income kids at the Parent Congress, do the Take It Back walk to end sexual assault and more ways to make your city better this week

By Josh Middleton

Do Something: Save Philly Bikers

Plus: Meet your Spanish-speaking neighbors in South Philly, enjoy some playtime at Smith Memorial Playground and more ways to make your city better this week.

By Josh Middleton

Do Something: Read to Shelter Dogs in Fishtown

Plus: Learn eco-friendly gardening at the Flower Show, advocate for safer streets in NoLibs, and more ways to make your city better this week

By Josh Middleton

More Than Just A School

An AmeriCorps program helps select District schools turn from academic centers into providers of social services. Is this a model for the future?

By Emma Copley Eisenberg

Meet The Disruptor: Molly Hayward

The 27-year-old Fishtown entrepreneur hopes to jumpstart a movement by getting women to think about their periods in a new way—while helping girls across the globe

By Larry Platt