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Is that Wendell Smallwood?

Dorothy Owens our Housing Specialist was attending the Financial Wellness Event today and ran into Eagles running back #28 Wendell Smallwood. The event is being held at 1901 Vine Street from 9am to 3pm. Stop by!!!

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UESF Video is coming

For the last month, UESF has been working with a production team to put together a video to help increase awareness about UESF. Director of Housing Stabilization Regina Clark was having fun getting interviewed by the production crew.


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Furlough Assistance Program

UESF has partnered with United Way to create an assistance program for individuals who live in Philadelphia recently impacted by government shutdown. Call 215-814-6841/46 or email emilymitchell@uesfacts.org to get more information on our Furlough Workers Assistance Program.

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The Utility Fair continues…

Successful day at the Utility Fair, Keysha Abad, Director of Utility Grant Program & Monique Alexander, UGP Program Specialist assisted many participants with LIHEAP & Utility Grant applications!

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Workshops offered at Utility Fair

On March 6th at the Utility Fair, Ulyses Pratt our Workshop Facilitator educated several participants on “How to Save on your Utilities” and “Basic Budgeting”.

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Champions in Action Award

John Rowe our Executive Director was interviewed on NBC Philadelphia on the impact that the Champions in Action Award from Citizens Bank awarded us in 2015.


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Thank you for your donation

Thanks so much to the Bragin Family for the donations of hats, gloves, scarfs and socks. You will help keep our participants warm during this cold season.

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A Good Night Sleep

Today our Housing Specialist took Mr. Lipatore, a Veteran who was recently housed through our organization to the furniture bank. With our help he was able to pick out some furniture and get a brand new bed. He is looking forward to getting a good night sleep tonight in his new home.