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Equitable Hiring Resource Bank

The Equitable Hiring Resource Bank was built with the support of the Philadelphia Foundation to provide access to best practices in equitable hiring for employers in our community. The Equitable Hiring Resource Bank is organized by stages in the employment process and will be updated periodically to evolve alongside workforce procedures.


Partnerships Make Transforming House in to Homes Possible

Since 1988, Rebuilding Together Philadelphia (RTP) has revitalized communities by transforming 1,800 vulnerable, owner-occupied houses into safe, healthy and energy-efficient homes. RTP leverages both funding partnerships, such as with Univest, and community partnerships with hospitals and community development organizations to advance their mission of revitalizing communities by transforming vulnerable, owner-occupied houses into safe, healthy and energy-efficient homes.


Preserving Philadelphia’s Naturally Occurring Affordable Housing

Quality affordable housing is at risk in Philadelphia. After a decade of robust new home construction or significant renovations to existing housing, the City of Philadelphia is experiencing a strong housing market and growth in many neighborhoods. This growth, however, is not without challenges. As market pressures increase and housing prices rise, housing affordability becomes a greater challenge.


Philadelphia Public School Data at Your Fingertips

The School District of Philadelphia School Profiles website serves as a reliable, all-inclusive source of information about all public District, charter, and alternative education schools.


PACDC Magazine -The Future is Now: Possibilities to for the World to Come

PACDC’s 2021 Magazine explores the possibilities of the world to come from artists, organizers, scholars, attorneys, activists, parents, children, and fellow humans who are creating fragments and pieces..


Community Economic Development & Healthcare Playbook

How can community developers partner with healthcare providers to create career pathways in low-income neighborhoods? Community Economic Development & Healthcare Playbook provides strategies, on-the-ground examples, and a four-step guide for initiating partnerships. This action-oriented playbook was developed by the National Alliance of Community Economic Development Associations (NACEDA) and Build Healthy Places Network.