Sep 23, 2013
Mother Bethel sits on the oldest parcel of land continuously owned by African Americans, and is a National Historic Landmark. The church calls the new building design 'too modern for the neighborhood' and an 'eyesore outside it's front doorstep.'
Sep 20, 2013
The "Meredith On The Run 5K" takes place this Saturday 9/21 at 9am in Queen Village. The school is raising money for supplies and technology, and encouraging a healthier lifestyle for students, teachers, parents, and the community.
Sep 04, 2013
FREE, 13-week, interactive wellness seminars will take place in four venues across the city. The workshops are designed to reverse negative health trends in African American women and their families
Aug 21, 2013
"Lifelines To Healing" national bus tour will join more than 40 interfaith congregations, from the community organizing group “POWER,” for tonight's Education Rally at 6pm.
Aug 14, 2013
"Meredith On The Run 5K" hopes to raise money for school supplies and technology, and encourage a healthier lifestyle for students, teachers, parents, and the community.
Aug 11, 2013
POWER, Parents United, the Philadelphia Student Union, and other clergy leaders and activist groups join forces on Monday 8/12 for a 2pm press conference and 7pm Town Hall Meeting. Both events are free and open to the public.
Aug 01, 2013
Expert panel will clarify recent news reports, discuss facts about the project, and plans going forward
Jun 20, 2013
Historic Bethel AME Church in Harrisburg is the focus of a new, self-guided tour. Celebration on June 30th will feature historical re-enactments, and a powerful praise and worship service beneath a tent next to the capitol fountain.
Jun 20, 2013
"POWER" leaders will dress in full clergy regalia, then march to Sen. Pat Toomey’s Philadelphia office for three consecutive days of prayer for immigration reform. The prayer rallies will take place on Mon 6/24, Tues 6/25, and Wed 6/26.
May 31, 2013
POWER says city leaders have a choice to side with US Airways, or stand up for hundreds of employees who currently don't earn a living wage.