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UESF Shows Their Support to Combat Philly’s Eviction Crisis


On Monday, March 20, UESF staff attended a City Council Hearing on the Philly Eviction Crisis, sponsored by Councilwoman Helen Gym and Councilwoman Maria Quiñones-Sanchez. We were able to hear testimony from Philadelphians who discussed their traumatic experiences with substandard housing while showing our support for the city’s vulnerable families facing housing crises! Look for more about what’s being done to combat the eviction crisis and substandard housing as we continue to work with city partners to advocate for change!