• 2011 Earth Day Contest


    Entries will now be accepted through APRIL 15, 2011. The Earth Day Contest is meant to raise awareness about the environment in the community Read more»

  • QoL Draft Plan is ready for review!

     After almost a year of hard work, a draft plan created around the ideas and dreams of residents of Eastern North Philly is being presented on April 13th at McKinley Elementary School at 5:00 p.m.  Please come Read more»

  • Center for Culinary Enterprises

    The Center for Culinary Enterprises will house three commercial kitchens for area food entrepreneurs. The kitchens will be accessible at a low-cost to the entrepreneurs in order to lower barriers of entry into the food Read more»

The Sustainable Communities Initiative is a collaborative community development effort

-spearheaded by the Philadelphia Local Initiative Support Corporation - that seeks to link and coordinate investment in key areas necessary for comprehensive neighborhood revitalization, including:

  • Housing and physical development
  • Income and employment
  • Economic activity and regional connections
  • Education
  • Healthy environment and lifestyles



  • Plan Philly Special Report:

    Salvation, Optimism and Perseverance in Eastern North Philadelphia
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  • Desolate to Dynamic:

    Plan Philly series on Eastern North Philadelphia
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