Retrievr will come pick up your electronics recycling and clothing donations!
City of Philadelphia announced a partnership with Retrievr. Residents
can schedule free doorstep pickups for clothing and small electronics.
There’s a small fee to recycle larger electronics like TVs, microwaves
and air conditioners (which the state of PA legally requires you to
neighborhood has a deep-rooted and rich African American history. We
encourage you to learn more about the legacy of Black historical figures
and institutions by reading Evergreens, written by SOSNA's previous Programs Manager, Andrew Dalzell. The book is free but we ask you to contribute-what-you-can here.
100% of proceeds will be donated to Christian Street YMCA
(the first African-American YMCA in Philadelphia and fourth in the
country. Today, their wellness programming supports the mental and
physical health of neighboring Black communities), Marian Anderson Historical Society
(preserves the staggering life and home of Marian Anderson, one of the
most internationally acclaimed singers and advocates for Black singers
and artists in the twentieth century) andODUNDE
(an annual celebration of the African diaspora - started in 1975 by
Lois Fernandez, is the largest African celebration on the east coast
filled with vendors, performances and a spiritual offering).
Puentes De Salud's summer program is going virtual & they need your help.
Please help them support 𝟭𝟰𝟱
𝗣𝘂𝗲𝗻𝘁𝗲𝘀 𝘀𝘁𝘂𝗱𝗲𝗻𝘁𝘀 (𝗴𝗿𝗮𝗱𝗲𝘀 𝟭-𝟭𝟮) 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗶𝗿
𝗳𝗮𝗺𝗶𝗹𝗶𝗲𝘀 through sponsoring items for a 𝘀𝘂𝗺𝗺𝗲𝗿
𝗰𝗿𝗲𝗮𝘁𝗶𝘃𝗲 𝗹𝗲𝗮𝗿𝗻𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗸𝗶𝘁. Use their Amazon wish list to
purchase what you can. You can also view requested books through the
Amazon wish list and purchase them separately from independent
bookstores via Bookshop!
They're requesting that all purchases are made 𝗯𝘆 𝗝𝘂𝗻𝗲 𝟯𝟬𝘁𝗵 so they can distribute the kits mid-July.
Miles Table Screams for ICE CREAM
Miles Table is partnering with Sweet Molly Mels all summer long Wednesdays - Sundays from 4-9p to bring you ice cream classics.
BLACK BOOKS MATTER
Baby Wordplay is curating boxes of 3-5 age appropriate, librarian-selected picture books
Order today for curbside pickup Tuesday #graduatehospital. Please email BabyWordplayBookOrders@gmail for more information.
#BirdingWhileBlack To-Go Cocktails
REX 1516 is offering 6 bird-themed
cocktails to celebrate #BirdingWhileBlack with $5 of each cocktail being
donated to Campaign Zero.
The cocktails will be available through 6/27 so get them while they last
RENAME TANEY STREET
Taney’s decision in the Dred Scott v.
Sandford case is one of the most racist and offensive decisions this
country has ever experienced. That is why it is about time to take
Taney’s name off our street signs and replace it with someone who we can
be proud of!
Our office will be closed until further notice. If you have any concerns or questions, you can reach our Executive Director, Nicole via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
HELP US CREATE THE NEIGHBORHOOD YOU WANT TO LIVE IN.
thoughtful donation is an impactful investment in our neighborhood, and
it helps SOSNA and our volunteers continue to be a resource for you and
engage more of our neighbors.
is only able to do our work with the support of our neighbors, our
neighborhood businesses, and our community partners. We depend on the
countless hours our neighbors volunteer with us and we rely on generous
donations, like yours, from neighbors and businesses to carry out our
mission of improving our community.
SOSNA is only able to do the work that we do with the support of our
neighbors, our neighborhood businesses, and our community partners. We
depend on the countless hours our residents volunteer with SOSNA, and we
rely on generous donations, like yours, from neighbors and businesses
to carry out our mission of improving our community.