Project HOME

Activist Sister Mary Scullion attends the Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation's 10 year anniversary at the Garage on October 6, 2016 in New York City.
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Mark Abrams
February 04, 2020 - 8:02 am
An activist for Philadelphia's homeless population is among the invited congressional guests who will see and hear President Donald Trump's State of the Union address in person Tuesday in the nation's capital. Read more here.
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Students build a tower at the new STEAM Lab in North Philadelphia.
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Andrew Kramer
January 26, 2020 - 1:00 pm
It's not always easy making learning fun for students, but Philadelphia nonprofit Project HOME hopes to do just that through a new educational lab that opened in North Philadelphia on Wednesday. Read more here.
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The HOME Warming Gift Boxes are a collaboration between Project HOME and DiBruno Bros.
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Hadas Kuznits
December 09, 2019 - 4:30 am
If you're looking to buy a local gift this holiday season that makes an impact on the community, DiBruno Bros. has teamed up with Project HOME to come up with just the thing. Read more here.
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Terez Guiliana, a Project HOME ambassador dubbed the "Reading Terminal Angel" and her friend John Silvetti.
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Shara Dae Howard
December 07, 2019 - 11:33 am
In an effort to help the homeless, the non-profit Project HOME stationed "ambassadors of hope" throughout the city. One ambassador has been dubbed the "Reading Terminal Angel." Read more here.
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A 27-foot-tall Christmas present sits in the middle of the Christmas Village in LOVE Park.
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Justin Udo
December 02, 2019 - 4:30 am
In the heart of LOVE Park, there's a 27-foot-tall Christmas present that's encouraging people to swipe their debit card and give a few dollars to some local organizations. Read more here.
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Triple Bottom Brewery in Spring Garden.
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Paul Kurtz
September 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
Another brewery has opened in Philadelphia at Ninth and Spring Garden streets, but this one's mission goes way beyond the beer.
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The Gloria Casarez Residence Apartments is the first permanent LGBTQ-friendly young adult residence in the state of Pennsylvania.
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Paul Kurtz
May 14, 2019 - 3:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Project HOME, the Philadelphia nonprofit that helps the homeless, held a grand opening Tuesday of a four-story building that provides housing for a specific group of people. Supporters and funders of the Gloria Casarez Residence Apartments on Eighth Street near Girard...
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Opioids
Mike Dougherty
February 24, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Project HOPE in Camden, New Jersey is getting a $1.8 million grant to expand services for people battling opioid addiction. About 5,000 people a year rely on Project HOPE for various services, from primary care to addiction counseling. CEO Patricia DeShields says...
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Funders and officials of Project HOME gathered in Kensington Tuesday for what was supposed to be the start of construction on the long-planned and desperately needed housing for people recovering from addiction. 
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Pat Loeb
January 15, 2019 - 5:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Funders and officials of Project HOME gathered in Kensington Tuesday for what was supposed to be the start of construction on the long-planned and desperately needed housing for people recovering from addiction. There was just one glitch: the government shutdown. The...
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