Babel is a poetry organization held at Temple University. After their open mic night, I talked with one of the members of Babel, and one of the audience members.
D2D: Dare to Dance had the pleasure of hosting the urban dance competition known as Prelude. While I was busy with my role in hosting the show, I was able to interview a few of the dancers competing.
The Philadelphia 2016 Flower Show had its last viewing on March 13, 2016. I found that as an opportunity to talk with someone who contributed to one of the flower displays shown there. Here is an interview I did with John Young. He contributed to the creation of the replica of The Congaree national Park in South Carolina.
I have recently interviewed a Philadelphia dance team named Project Positive. If you’re a Philadelphia subway rider, you might have seen them dancing on the subway train. However, there is more to them than just that. They inspire people of all ages to do something positive with their lives through hip-hop dance. Learn more about them by watching the video on my “YouTube” page tilted “Come Dance with Project Positive.”
Hispanics United for Exceptional Children (HUNE pronounced u-knee) gives the opportunity to parents that have children with special needs to receive a free and appropriate quality education for their children and other children with disabilities. Not only does HUNE provide training programs on all the different aspects of special education, but they also provide support and assistance to the parents. Continue reading “The Youth Program at Hispanics United for Exceptional Children”
Mayor runner, Jim Kenney looks to open more opportunities to people in every zip code. His vision to not base the lifestyle of someone off of their zip code will be put into play if he is elected to be the Mayor of Philadelphia. The size of the classroom, how good you’ll be treated by police, or being a victim of gun violence should not be determined by the address. There are 87% of students in Philadelphia that are living in poverty type circumstances. Kenney’s vision for Philadelphia is to make no zip code an anchor to anyone. Continue reading “Zip Code Opportunities”
I interviewed one of the directors at the YMCA located in Abington, PA to find out a little bit more about the programs’ affect on the youth and more about The Y. You can find the video on my “YouTube” page.
PHILADELPHIA— Roads became blocked and cars were being towed as Philadelphia was preparing to make Pope Francis’ visit to the city a safe one. Continue reading “Parking Troubles from The Pope’s Visit to Philly”