Shalimar Thomas, Executive Director, North Broad Renaissance, urges the business community to support inclusive growth and job creation for all of Philadelphia's neighborhoods.
Yvette Núñez, Vice President, Civic Affairs, the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia spoke at a hearing of the Special Committee on Poverty Reduction and Prevention.
On November 26, 2019, over 100 business and civic leaders convened at City Hall to present the PHL Neighborhood Growth Project's (NGP) Inclusive Growth agenda to Philadelphia City Council.
We've had an exciting first year at PHL Neighborhood Growth Project.
The PHL Neighborhood Growth Project has been working to improve the opportunities needed to create strong lines of communication between local government, the business community, and neighborhood leaders to create lasting impact and prosperity in every neighborhood.
The Chamber submits testimony to the Philadelphia City Council Special Committee on Poverty Reduction and Prevention
The Chamber advocates for an educated and diverse workforce, a key asset to the long-term competitive success of the city and acts as a catalyst to attract and retain businesses.
Councilman Derek Green recaps the PHL Neighborhood Growth Project's Inclusive Growth hearing.
Today, Philadelphia City Council held a hearing with neighborhood businesses and civic organizations highlighting the Chamber’s PHL Neighborhood Growth Project initiative (NGP). NGP focuses on inclusive, neighborhood-level growth built around the recognition that addressing the city’s deep poverty won’t be accomplished through a single program or policy, but will take a coordinated, broad effort across government, businesses, and community leaders.
This spring, the Chamber and its allies — including the African-American Chamber of Commerce of PA, NJ, & DE, the Asian American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Philadelphia, the Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce, the Greater […]
The following letter was sent by the PHL Neighborhood Growth Project to neighborhood, business, and civic leaders.
The PHL Neighborhood Growth Project coalition is filled with neighborhood leaders, businesses, and individuals who are dedicated to creating inclusive growth in our city. We are proud of this robust coalition and the work they have been doing both within their own businesses or organizations and with us at NGP.
At our upcoming Inclusive Growth Hearing with City Council, we will be highlighting this work and sharing ways in which we can all work together to make sure […]
If you, or someone from your business or organization, is interested in joining us at City Hall for this important hearing, please sign up now.