4 days ago

Shuler Playground Summer Youth Mentoring Program

We are launching a youth mentoring program at Shuler Playground for teen & pre-teen males tomorrow (Saturday, 7/14). The program will run each Saturday from 10-11:30 AM through Saturday, September 1. Help us identify boys & young men in the neighborhood who you think would benefit from participating in this program.

Jun 26

Philly Free Streets coming August 11th!

Have you heard about Philly Free Streets? Come out and play on car-free North Broad Street, between City Hall and Erie Avenue, on Saturday, August 11 from 8AM to 1PM!

Join us for family-friendly, people-powered fun and experience Philly streets in a new way! Walk, bike, and play on an 8-mile round trip route of car-free North Broad. People of all ages and physical abilities are invited. There is no formal start or stop—join the fun anywhere along the route. Participants are encouraged to arrive by foot, bike, or SEPTA.

For more information or to sign up to volunteer, visit www.PhillyFreeStreets.com.
Philly Free Streets is a people-powered initiative of the City of Philadelphia.

    Philly Free Streets

Jun 20

Summer Happenings at Shuler Playground

Check out this flier about what's going on at Shuler this summer

1).For starters, MMBL, the adult basketball league, started on Monday, 6/18. Games will be played from 6-9 PM on Monday-Thursday evenings until 8/9.

2) The pool opens on Friday, 6/29.

3) There will be a Family Movie Nite from 7-9 PM every Friday, beginning 6/29.

For more info, stop by, call, or follow us on FB.

May 29

Help Our Neighborhood: Become a Philacycle Volunteer

We at, Galvanized Philadelphians Neighbor's Association, are committed to helping reduce litter on our streets and to diverting waste from our landfills, but we need your help.

If you want to commit to making a change and want to donate your time as little as four times per year, please consider volunteering with Philacycle by participating in zero-waste events like the Broad Street Run and by educating our neighbors about composting and proper recycling.

For more information or to sign up, create a profile at https://www.recyclebank.com/home/, then download the mobile app from the IOS or Android app store:

IOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/recyclebank/id395692431?mt=8
Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.recyclebank&feature=search_result

If you need help getting set up or if you have questions, call 484-324-8263.

    Local Recycling Info
    Recycling and waste diversion rules can vary from one city to the next, so we want to make sure we're sharing the right information with you.

May 21

Justice for my friend

Someone murdered and shot my best friend of 32 years Tracey McKinney on the 1300 block of Erie Avenue(Broad & Erie) May 9th @1:30 pm where is the justice and update it was on the news and the suspect fled there hasn't been a update for my friend(killer) and the man who killed him in broad daylight in front of numerous witnesses and cameras, his family and friends need closure as well as myself