Jun 10, 2014
Maria Frizelle Roberts, CEO of MFR Consultants in Old City will receive top honors at an awards ceremony and luncheon on Thursday June 12th at 10am at XFinity Live restaurant in Philadelphia
May 17, 2014
Prayer vigil and rally are set for May 19th at 11am at Philadelphia International Airport. Demonstrators will encourage people to vote #YesOnOne and elect a Governor who supports a #FullFundingFormula for education
May 12, 2014
Inter-faith leaders will encourage “unlikely voters” to go to the polls on May 20th to vote #YesOnOne and to also vote in the gubernatorial race.
May 08, 2014
The funeral procession and eulogy will being Friday May 9th at 4pm at City Hall and travel to Governor Tom Corbett's Philadelphia office. Demonstrators say deep budget cuts are literally killing public education.
May 06, 2014
Press conference planned immediately following Mayor's 2pm signing. Inter-faith clergy leaders still pushing vote #YesOnOne in the May 20th Primary to make wage increase permanent.
May 01, 2014
Pastor Mark Tyler of Mother Bethel AME Church will bless Broad Street Run "race bibs" during special worship service on Saturday 5/3 at 5pm. All are welcome. Sunday's worship service is set for Noon, after the race.
Apr 30, 2014
Dozens of volunteers plan daily door knocking and phone banking using sophisticated new technology to connect with 5,000 registered voters. Prayer vigil and widespread neighborhood canvass planned for 5/13. POWER's efforts gaining national attention.
Mar 07, 2014
POWER's "Voter Sabbath" weekend (3/8 & 3/9) aims to get 5,000 "infrequent" voters to the polls in May and November by conducting sophisticated weekly phone banking techniques, getting signed voter commitment cards, and canvassing neighborhoods.
Dec 12, 2013
The 4th Annual D'Brickashaw Ferguson Foundation Build-a-Bike workshop at Mother Bethel AME Church mentors neighborhood children and gives them an unexpected holiday surprise!
Nov 30, 2013
More than 100 voices, along with a full orchestra, turn Mother Bethel AME Church into a majestic concert hall like cathedral. The event is free and open to the public with free overflow parking available.