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City Life

Do You Care About Independence Hall? A $1 Million GoFundMe Wants to Know.

In July, I wrote a story about the plight of Independence National Historical Park, the National Park Service–run site that includes among its many historic […]

Be Well Philly

You Can Join a 24-Hour Climbing Marathon on the Art Museum Steps for a Good Cause

CoreFitness founder Gina Mancuso says she was inspired by the concept of a dance marathon — you know, where people sway on a dance floor […]

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City Life

Fundraiser for Critically Injured Dirty Frank’s Bartender Tops $11K

A GoFundMe page for Sheila Modglin, the beloved Dirty Frank’s bartender who was critically injured after being hit by a car last week, has brought in […]

Foobooz

Greensgrow Celebrates 20 Years With Blowout Benefit Party

Greensgrow, Kensington’s pioneering nursery, aggregated CSA, and urban farm oasis, is celebrating 20 years since founder Mary Seton Corboy, who passed away last year, and […]

City Life

TOP PICKS: The Best LGBTQ Events This Weekend

FRIDAY EVENTS Happy Bear — Memorial Day Kickoff 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tabu Lounge & Sports Bar, 200 South 12th Street; over 21. Mingle […]

Be Well Philly

CHOP Launching Virtual Running Challenge for May

Looks like virtual running challenges are really starting to trend and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is the latest to get in on the action: […]

Be Well Philly

Fishtown Pharmacy Turning Hilarious Photos of Kids Crying With Santa Into Money for Charity

Guys, this is by far the easiest and most hilarious way to give back this holiday season: Fishtown Pharmacy will donate 10 bucks to No […]

City Life

Wellness Party at William Way to Benefit Tara Lessard

Earlier this week, we wrote about the crowd source fundraiser that was established to assist Tara Lessard, a Gayborhood staple who is currently battling ovarian […]

City Life

Community Comes Together for Tara Lessard, G Philly Contributor and Gayborhood Photographer

Writer’s note: I’ve received permission from Ms. Lessard to share this story. I first learned about Tara Lessard‘s cancer diagnosis while I was in a hotel room. […]

Be Well Philly

Giant Yoga Fundraiser for Refugees Happening All Over Philly This Week

This week, over 20 yoga studios in Philly, New Jersey and New York are banding together to put on a giant fundraiser in support of […]

City Life

Here’s How You Can Drink With Brian Sims

If you ever wanted to sip a martini with the one and only Brian Sims, next week presents a perfect opportunity to do so.

Foobooz

Eli Kulp Day Benefit

We updated you on his medical status, and then we told you about the fundraiser campaign for Eli Kulp‘s medical expenses, so now here’s something a little […]

City Life

Kick Cancer’s Butt at Voyeur

“Cancer is gross. I mean, okay, yes. Cancer is ‘gross’ in the hypothetical, figurative sense with the daily life messes created by running around to […]

City Life

DO THIS: 2nd Annual — and Very Gay — Charity Flip Cup Tournament

A gaggle of Philly gays (and some allies) will channel their inner frat boy for the Gay Bowl Committee and National Multiple Sclerosis Society‘s second annual […]

Be Well Philly

Help Send This Philly Fitness Instructor to the Duathlon World Championship

It isn’t every day a person is invited to join Team USA for the world championship of, well, anything. But Body Cycle Studio instructor and […]