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January 2015

Support Low-Income Families

January 1, 2015 - January 1, 2017

As a Poor People’s Campaign, we are in constant need of supplies to help low-income families in our community meet their basic needs. If you know of a local business or organization with surplus or would like to make a personal donation to the organization, below is a list of common needs: Clothing (all ages) Baby Supplies (clothing, food, toys, bottles, diapers, etc.) Household Items (bedding, dishes, appliances) Furniture Garden Supplies (tools, dirt, seeds, wood for beds) Food Visit our…

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March 2018

Screening of Flesh and Blood (Minnesota)

March 2 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Screening of Flesh and Blood hosted by MN PPEHRC on Friday, March 2 at 7:30pm at 253 State Street, St Paul, MN 55107. Shot in Philadelphia and featuring a local cast, FLESH AND BLOOD tells the story of Mark (writer/director Webber), a man just home from prison who must once again live with his mother and teenage half-brother. Attempting to re-integrate himself back into society and resume his life in Philadelphia, Mark is forced to revisit a community that has…

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Screening of Flesh and Blood

March 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

On March 9th at 6:30pm, Philly CAM will be hosting a screening of the film Flesh and Blood (2017). Shot in Philadelphia and featuring a local cast, FLESH AND BLOOD tells the story of Mark (writer/director Webber), a man just home from prison who must once again live with his mother and teenage half-brother. Attempting to re-integrate himself back into society and resume his life in Philadelphia, Mark is forced to revisit a community that has barely changed. Legitimate jobs…

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March For Our Lives 2018 – Strategic Webinar

March 26 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for a webinar on Monday, March 26th, 8-9 PM (eastern time)! We will be discussing the Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign’s upcoming March for Our Lives. This will be a march from Philadelphia to Washington DC June 2-12, honoring the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s Poor People’s March. The webinar will not just focus on logistic information related to the March, but also the strategic significance of the poor to continue to organize and speak for…

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June 2018

2018 Poor Peoples March on Washington

June 2 - June 14

This march will mark the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Poor People’s Campaign and Resurrection City erected in 1968 on the National Mall. The 2018 Poor Peoples March on Washington will begin on June 2nd from the Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia, the poorest District in Pennsylvania, and end on June 14th at the National Mall in Washington, D.C. For more information, check out the march website. Also, sign up to join us and donate $10 today to support this effort.

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Summer of Social Action Program

June 16 - July 30

Every summer PPEHRC holds a volunteer internship program for high school and college students interested in social and economic justice. This is a great opportunity to work in a grassroots setting and learn from seasoned leaders about organizing for economic human rights. Participants in the summer internship program will live with PPEHRC host families in North Philadelphia if housing is needed. The program runs from June 16 to August 1, but the actual dates of your attendance can be tailored…

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