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Mike DeNardo
July 23, 2019 - 5:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A New York artist is giving her Philadelphia alma mater $5 million. The gift from artist and philanthropist Jane Walentas and her husband, developer David Walentas, is the largest single donation in the history of Moore College of Art & Design. "This scholarship...
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The Philadelphia Highway Patrol unit received a motorcycle in memory of Thomas Gibbons Jr.
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Andrew Kramer
April 29, 2019 - 7:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Highway Patrol unit received a very special donation Monday. "He loved being a police officer and he loved going fast on motorcycles. And he also rode for the Drill Team and he rode on people's shoulders and all kinds of crazy stuff," Carey Gibbons-...
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Peanut butter
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Ian Bush
February 25, 2019 - 5:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Peanut butter was piled high Monday in South Philadelphia. Students from Bethany Christian School in Oxford, Chester County brought hundreds of jars to Philabundance. "We spend half of the month of February collecting peanut butter and jelly. We keep track of it. We...
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Organ Donation.
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Jim Melwert
February 04, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Gift of Life organ donor program is celebrating a successful 2018 while looking at ways to improve in 2019. For the 11th straight year, the Philadelphia region and the tri-state area served by Gift of Life led the nation in organs donated and the number of organs...
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A series of concerts this weekend at a Bucks County middle school will be sending the proceeds to a foundation that funds music programs for schools that can't afford the cost of instruments.
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Paul Kurtz
January 24, 2019 - 4:00 am
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A series of concerts this weekend at a Bucks County middle school will be sending the proceeds to a foundation that funds music programs for schools that can't afford the cost of instruments. What began in 2004 as a single light-hearted, faculty-driven concert has...
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Antionette Lee
January 22, 2019 - 8:57 pm
SOUTH JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — A South Jersey health system is making sure furloughed employees have food on the table during the partial government shutdown. Suzanne Ghee from Virtua says their 9,000 employees have brought in hundreds of canned goods to support federal employees who may be in need...
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Dan Wing
December 11, 2018 - 11:37 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Corporation for Aging , which helps low-income senior citizens by providing home care, food, transportation, crisis intervention, and a number of other services, is in desperate need of help from the public. The nonprofit has been helping older...
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Jul 21, 2016; Cleveland, OH, USA; Arizona delegates help out to pack food bags at Greater Cleveland Food Bank as a part of Arizona delegation community project during the Republican National Convention.
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Kristen Johanson
October 01, 2018 - 5:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Farmers impacted by retaliation tariffs surrounding President Donald Trump's so-called trade war may get a bit of a reprieve from a new strategy, which may also benefit food banks. As part of a three-prong relief package to help farmers, the Department of Agriculture...
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