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Boots for Building 2014: “Get Your Boots On and GIVE BACK!”

by Henry Randolph “Remember:  we leave no one behind.”  Iraq veteran and former U.S. Representative Patrick Murphy helped kick off the first-ever Boots For Building with those words, encouraging more than 150 military veterans from around the region not to … Continue reading

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Repairing homes, repairing the world

by Zach Wilcha Tikkun Olam is a term that means “world repair” in Hebrew but today has come to mean social action and the pursuit of social justice. It’s an underlying current of gratitude in one’s life that results in … Continue reading

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Home Repair and Weatherization: Critical to a Growing Philadelphia

By Rocky Font-Soloway Our Weatherization and Home Repair Program (WHRP) reached its latest milestone in January, completing its second round of projects in North Philadelphia!  And what exactly is the WHRP, you might ask?  It’s all in the name!  This … Continue reading

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