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July 10, 2020

Forbes: Alexandra Sternlicht - July 8, 2020

People in prisons and jails are 5.5 times more likely to get Covid-19 and three times more likely to die from it, according to a study from researchers at Johns Hopkins and UCLA published today in JAMA, putting numbers to disp...

July 1, 2020

The New York Times - June 25, 2020

The situation inside the nation’s jails and prisons amid the Covid-19 pandemic has become the stuff of nightmares. Overcrowding, unsanitary conditions, shortages of personal protective equipment (not to mention soap) and rest...

July 31, 2019

Get Ready for the Continuum of Care RFP!

The City of Philadelphia has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for new permanent supportive housing, rapid rehousing, and joint transitional and rapid rehousing projects for households with or without children, including yout...

July 2, 2019

July 2, 2019 - PHENND

TD Issues Call for Innovative Solutions to Increase Equitable Health Outcomes

Launched in 2018, the TD Ready Challenge serves as a springboard for social solutions to emerging problems, with a focus on solutions to a specific issue identified in The...

June 20, 2019

A NATIONAL KNOW-YOUR-RIGHTS TOOLKIT FOR ACCESSING HOUSING WITH A RECORD

What is “Fair Chance Housing”? 

To us, Fair Chance Housing means that people with criminal records should not have to experience additional barriers to accessing housing because of their record. Ever...

May 24, 2019

May 16, 2019, Jon Hurdle - The Philadelphia Citizen

 A Philadelphia mother recently found herself unable to pay her mortgage, in part because her estranged husband had stopped paying child support. She was on the brink of foreclosure, with a sheriff’s sale of her home n...

May 16, 2019

May 14, 2019, Stephen Harkey - CIO Dive

We clearly live in an age where technology is evolving every day, right before our eyes. With talk of driverless cars and computers that can chat online and seem so life-like, technology continues to push us forward.

This technolog...

May 16, 2019

May 14, 2019, Grace Shallow - Technical.ly

What’s the overlap between the rise in digital non-connectedness in Philly and joblessness?

Hannah Sassaman of the Media Mobilizing Project recently asked us to answer this question via reporting collective Broke in Philly....

May 15, 2019

May 9, 2019, Michael Tanenbaum - Philly Voice

A new program to help Philadelphia residents become first-time homeowners will distribute up to $3 million in financial assistance during the second half of 2019, city officials announced on Thursday.

The Philly First Home pr...

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